Small dog training refers to training of those dogs which are usually small in size throughout their age. There are too many breeds of dogs that are very small in size. Sizes of different breed of dogs depend upon their type, environment, health and food. Training small dogs is sometimes much harder in comparison with training typical bull dogs and German shepherds. Smaller dogs are also known as toy dogs. Even smallest and miniature breed of dogs is also categorized as toy dogs. This is probably due to their resemblance with small toys played by children. There are a number of benefits as well as disadvantages of owning and training small dogs.
The greatest benefit of small size dogs is that they are quiet friendly to the smaller size apartments and rooms. Hence they get easily used to with the environment of your preference. It is also observed that toy dogs or small dogs are much happier, cuter and active in comparison with other large dogs such as bull dog and German shepherd. It is probably because of their naughty and cute nature. But, being small does not mean they are small in their thinking and intelligence. In fact, there are some small dogs which are quiet intelligent and even intelligent than typical large dogs.
According to general statistics and measures, it is observed that small dogs are easy to train and live with. On the other hand, typical pet dogs are quiet hard to train and also take too much time in learning. This is probably because of their lack of intelligence which is quiet awesome in small dogs. Also, it is really easy to travel with your small dogs. They are easily carry-able and do not make too much hassle at get together and in parties and journeys. Small dogs are also very easy in the sense that they do not require too much overlook.
Due to their very chilled and naught nature, small dogs can also ruin up your house. The greatest disadvantage is that they can rarely get caught. One of the most important thing required for training your small dog is firmness and friendliness. The more you are firm with your small dog in its training, the more quickly your dog will be learning. Some small dogs are stubborn and hence require too much patience of the owner in order to get trained well. Being small in size, they also require regular periods of training or teaching. Training everything at once might mix up their mind.
Small dogs also show signals and signs of anger and happiness. You should be good in noticing and responding to such signals and signs. Small dogs are very keen observer and require your attention whenever they desire. The better observer and teacher you are, the better small dog you can get. Sometimes, small dogs get crazy and do not stop shouting. They usually do so when they interpret any stranger or anything unusual. You will need to try your small dog gradually and slowly so that you can get an obedient small dog.