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A well-trained and socialized dog is a real joy to be around, and life is easier for a dog when they learn what you expect from them. Training is also a fun way to build a bond with your new buddy.
Keep in mind that all dogs are different and what works for one dog may not work for another dog. Build up your "bag of tricks" so you always have one to pull out!
Please check out these articles on the basics of training a dog: