Here's practical instruction that will give you a well-trained Rottweiler. You'll learn how to establish leadership and understand the ideas behind the training methods as you take the first steps in teaching your dog to obey. New Pet Parents discover that because the Rottweiler is bred as a guard dog he can be aggressive. As the Pet Parent, you should take care to shield your dog from situations where misunderstandings might occur.
Titles in the attractive Training Your Dog series speaking exclusively to the task of dog training, telling new dog owners what they need to know about the breed they have chosen, while instructing them in humane but effective methods of housebreaking and paper training, basic obedience training, walking on a leash, teaching a dog to obey verbal commands and hand signals, and much more. Each title in this series focuses on the distinctive traits and temperament of a specific breed. Special behavior problems are also covered, with advice on eliminating bad habits that include begging, jumping on visitors, unnecessary barking, and aggressive behavior.
Author: Barbara McNinch
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Pub. Date: April 2009
Paperback, 120 pages