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What are one good early training DVDs or books? Or even better some free detailed info online. I've been reading over the post in the Stickied threads but I feel I need more.
Picked up a lab puppy for free so who knows if she's even got the drive in her for it. It'll be my first time training. I've got a buddy who's got a 6mo old pup that he's training and doing great. He'll show me some stuff. What do you all think? Think I can make her into a retriever?
Btw I picked her up yesterday, she's 6 and a half weeks old. Read the thread about the 6 week old yellow lab and Learned the negatives of her being so young so I called and I'm taking her back tomorrow and letting her stay for another 3 weeks. They still have two pups left that they're keeping that she can socialize with.
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I highly recommend Bill Hillmanns training a retriever puppy DVD. Worked wonders with my dog.
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X2 on the Hillmann puppy DVD. However, if you don't want to spend that, you can't go wrong with Sound Beginnings by Jackie Mertens.
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