Avoid painful puppy nips with these training tips.
Puppies use their mouths (and tiny sharp teeth) to explore their world. But, too often, this playful behavior can turn painful when your pup decides to chew on you or your family members. Most puppies grow out of this mouthy stage pretty quickly, but sometimes, if a pup isn't taught boundaries, it will continue nipping at the family as it gets older and stronger. Here are 10 ways to teach your dog not to bite the hand that feeds it.