Education and training is of great importance for the life of the dog and its owner. Regardless of the size and breed of education is absolutely necessary to any dog, because it is the key to good relations and mutual understanding with the owner and the world. It is clear that the dog's behavior is largely determined by instincts, the owner and his family she perceives as his flock, and the house where she lives, she considers its territory, and will seek to protect it from invasion. But, apart from family and home owner, the dog has to meet a lot of other people and to visit on a variety of areas. Therefore, the task master so bring your dog so that it is not guided by their instincts, and the teams owner, and it was manageable and docile.
First you need to go through basic training with puppy obedience. In Russia it is called the general course of training - OKD. You can deal with both the club and themselves. After mastering this course, the dog will be able to perform standard commands. It will be easy to move next to the master, not to be afraid of shots, muzzle, test occlusion. Will return to the place indicated by the owner, perform aportirovku items listed trainer, to overcome obstacles. After completing his studies to take an examination, and with his successful completion of the Diploma of Completion, and upon request - Certificate of the Kennel Federation.
For service dogs breeds such as Shepherds, Dobermans, Giant Schnauzer, provides yet another course - protective guard services - MCS. After completing this course the dog is able to protect and defend himself and his master.
The courses are adapted for urban dogs.
Still, there are courses "Managed Municipal Dog" - UGS and "Safety City Dog" - USG. They differ from OKD and MCS that are adapted for dogs in urban areas and contain a minimum set of exercises to control the dog in the city. Dogs with these courses, obedient, not dangerous to others, and may if necessary to protect his master. These courses are most suitable for amateur breeders.
Training - is an ongoing process, continuing education of dogs all her life. Do not forget that learning should cause the dog positive emotions, and all its successes should be encouraged to praise or a treat. Only in this way is achieved by mutual understanding and friendship between the dog and its owner.