Austin's Puppy Training Blog


Read what our Austin trainers have to say about common puppy training questions.

Our trainers not only provide customized puppy training programs throughout Austin, but we also provide answers to many of the most common puppy training questions. Explore our local puppy training blog below!

Puppy playing with toilet paper

How to Puppy-Proof Your Home

The first step to bringing your new puppy home is to puppy-proof your home and purchase a list of puppy supplies. You want to make sure your puppy is set up for

Teaching your puppy place command

Teaching Your Puppy “Place”

“Place” is a client-favorite command, and we’re here to give you a behind-the-scenes look at introducing this obedience behavior. At Beyond the Dog, we define place as “go to your bed and

Teaching a dog the recall command

How to Teach “Coming When Called”

We want recall to be a fun and effective tool for you to practice and use in your everyday life, from calling your dog to come in from the backyard to being

Puppy in a down

Teaching Your Puppy the Down Command

Do you want an easy command to teach your puppy that is also useful in everyday life? The “down” command is a fan favorite! Once learned and managed correctly, puppies can hold

How to teach an auto-sit

Teaching Your Puppy the Auto-sit

There is nothing like seeing a puppy out on a walk and getting to say hi. Even better? If they sit nicely for you without even asking! Puppies are so full of