The tried and time-tested methods in the book will help you avoid most of the problems and pitfalls that cause adolescent dogs to end up in the dog pound. You’ll learn how to shape your puppy’s behavior using positive reinforcement, clear communication, and easy puppy training techniques. Your dog will learn good manners at home and outside your home, with your family and with visitors. You will learn how to communicate with your puppy and how to prevent problem behaviors before they become a habit. And most important of all, you’ll raise a dog that is a joy to live with and an asset to your family.