Training – Page 2 – Golden Hearts

How To Train A Golden Retriever To Come When Called (Every Time)

Want to teach your golden retriever to come when you call them? This might be the most important command you teach them (it could literally save their life), but thankfully, it’s one of the easiest (and most fun) commands to teach them. Let’s dive in! Why Teaching Your Golden Retriever To Come Is Important Imagine … Read more How To Train A Golden Retriever To Come When Called (Every Time)

5 Steps To Train Your Golden Retriever Puppy To Sit & Stay

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Training your golden retriever puppy to sit is simple and easy—once you know the right way to teach them. And even though it’s a basic command, it’s very useful in helping to stop or prevent bad behaviors. In this post, I’m going to show you: How to teach your puppy to sit step by step … Read more 5 Steps To Train Your Golden Retriever Puppy To Sit & Stay

Are Golden Retrievers Smart? (Pros & Cons Of Having A Smart Dog)

Are golden retrievers smart? Well, according to Dr. Stanley Coren’s book, The Intelligence of Dogs, they’re the fourth smartest dog breed. So yes, they are smart. But if you’re wondering if they’re smart because you’re thinking about getting one, then there’s a lot more to consider… Are they easy to train? Do they need lots … Read more Are Golden Retrievers Smart? (Pros & Cons Of Having A Smart Dog)

How To Teach Your Golden Retriever To Stop Jumping (Step By Step)

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Teaching your golden retriever puppy to stop jumping on you might not seem like a big deal at first… They’re tiny, fluffy, and super cute, so it’s actually fun and sweet when they jump on you, right? Well, maybe when they’re tiny it is, but they won’t be won’t be tiny for long and when … Read more How To Teach Your Golden Retriever To Stop Jumping (Step By Step)

How To Teach Your Golden Retriever To Walk On A Leash (Without Pulling)

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Teaching your golden retriever to walk on a leash without pulling is actually a lot harder than it looks. If you’ve never had a puppy before, you might’ve seen dogs going for a walk in your neighborhood and just assumed they naturally knew how to walk on a leash (this is what I thought!). However, … Read more How To Teach Your Golden Retriever To Walk On A Leash (Without Pulling)

Best Toys For Golden Retriever Puppies (For Training, Teething & More)

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Looking for the best toys to get for your golden retriever puppy? The great thing about puppy toys is that if you use them the right way, they can help with: Training Teething Destructive behaviors Building a bond with your puppy Safe outlets for the endless puppy energy And much more But, that’s only if … Read more Best Toys For Golden Retriever Puppies (For Training, Teething & More)

How To Stop Your Golden Retriever Puppy From Biting & Nipping

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Wish your golden retriever puppy would stop biting so much? Puppy nipping is one of the most frustrating things about raising a new puppy—their teeth are razor-sharp, it hurts when they bite, and they can ruin your clothes! But here’s the thing about puppy biting… It’s actually a very important part of their learning and … Read more How To Stop Your Golden Retriever Puppy From Biting & Nipping

How To Crate Train Your Golden Retriever Puppy (Step By Step)

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Want to learn how to crate train your golden retriever puppy fast? Crate training is one of the best things you can do for your puppy. It helps accelerate potty training, it keeps them safe, and it helps keep them from learning bad habits (like chewing up shoes). The problem is, puppies can be scared … Read more How To Crate Train Your Golden Retriever Puppy (Step By Step)

How To Potty Train Your Golden Retriever Puppy (In Just 2 Weeks)

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Do you want to learn how to potty train your golden retriever fast? Cleaning up pee several times per day is one of the most frustrating things about owning a new puppy (especially if you have carpet). And if your puppy is peeing in the house a lot, it can feel like they’re never going … Read more How To Potty Train Your Golden Retriever Puppy (In Just 2 Weeks)

Golden Retriever Temperament & Personality (11 Reasons To Love Them)

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Thinking about getting a golden retriever? Golden retrievers have sweet temperaments and are loving, loyal dogs that make great family pets. They have animated personalities and are smart, eager to please, and are typically not aggressive at all. In this post, I’m going to share with you 11 reasons to love golden retrievers, but in … Read more Golden Retriever Temperament & Personality (11 Reasons To Love Them)