Behavior & Training

A confident and well-behaved dog is a happy dog. And although this requires a good deal of patience and training, your efforts will benefit both your dog and your family. And like people, dogs can develop issues that must be addressed to live a fulfilling life. The resources below cover many common behavior and training needs.

RAGOM adopted golden retrievers undergoing behavioral training
RAGOM adopted golden retrievers undergoing behavioral training

Did Your Know?

All dogs, regardless of age, need to know what’s expected of them to become happy and manageable family members. Obedience training is especially essential for puppies and adolescent dogs (approximately 18 months to three years), but even adult dogs will benefit from training when adjusting to a new home.

To learn more about training and behavioral needs at various life stages, as well as other important factors, read A Dog’s Age Is an Important Consideration When Adopting.

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