The easiest way to train your dog? Your dog is your faithful friend, and he's happiest when he's by your side. But without some basic training, a dog can turn your life - and your house! - upside down. Chock-full of clear and easy-to-follow training tips, this guide will make you and your dog the best-behaved pair at the dog park! In it, you get- Simple suggestions on establishing and strengthening your bond with your dog. A look at the collars, leashes, toys, treats, and other teaching tools you need. Terrific tips for keeping your training sessions exciting and upbeat so you both enjoy them. Easy lessons on housetraining and teaching basic commands like sit, stay, and come. Pointers on using the positive lure-and-reward method to correct problem behaviors. Fun tutorials for teaching your dog tricks, retrieving games, agility, and more! As Easy as it Gets!