If you own a dog, you will have to do more than just feed them and give them toys to play with. Just about every one, no matter what breed, will have some bad habits and behaviors that you will have to break and get rid of. It is necessary to make sure that you are sending the right message by eliminating any behavior that is deemed inappropriate and can eventually cause you shame and embarrassment. There are different ways to deal with each of the unacceptable behaviors from your dog. Whatever you do, make sure that it is effective and something that can force your dog to change their ways. Since there are different behaviors for each occurrence, you will find that some will require unique solutions. Of course, you will have to take into account the breed of your dog. There are some behaviors that come from genetics. So those will have to be dealt with accordingly. Starting your dog on the right foot in the beginning is key to getting them to conform to doing the right thing. If you wait until later, it may be difficult for you and your dog to get things together. It is important to incorporate proper training and teaching for your dog. Even if it’s not your first one, you still need to go through the process with every one you get. Make the environment for them a pleasant one and you can have a happy dog. You want your dog to be your best friend and make them a member of your family. You want them to be that special companion when you have no one else.