Miniature Schnauzer training can be a fun and rewarding experience for both you and your Miniature Schnauzer. Through out this website you can find all the dog training lessons, techniques & methods to accomplish all your dog training goals. Whether you want to train your Miniature Schnauzer in obedience, tricks, solve behavior problems, or all of the above.
note: If there are any particular training needs you have that are not covered here, please use the Miniature Schnauzer training form at the bottom of this page. You can also read other dog training questions that have been submitted by others or help resolve someone's question on how to train a dog by sharing your dog knowledge and expertise.
Canine Good Citizen Canine Good Citizen Program, a 10 step CGC test that demonstrates a
dog's good manners. Prepare your Miniature Schnauzer for CGC test.
Cool Dog Tricks Teach your Miniature Schnauzer these cool dog tricks: Shake, Push it, Find it, Pick up your toys, Crawl, & Dig.
Crate Training Your Miniature Schnauzer Puppy Learn the step by step process to easily crate train your Miniature Schnauzer puppy.
Miniature Schnauzer Destructive Chewing Learn how to stop your Miniature Schnauzer's destructive chewing behavior.
Schnauzer Afraid of Thunderstorms? If your Miniature Schnauzer is afraid of Thunderstorms, this information can help you calm him down.
Schnauzer Behavior Training By using positive training methods, like our 'Tricks for Treats' method or clicker training, you can change or teach your Miniature Schnauzer any behavior you want.
Schnauzer Obedience Training Train your Miniature Schnauzer to perform all the 5 basic obedience dog commands: Sit, Stay, Come, Down, & Heel.
Schnauzer Training Aids Having the proper training materials makes Miniature Schnauzer training a whole lot easier. Find out what you need to be successful.
Schnauzer Training Tips The 7 training tips to use that ensures your Miniature Schnauzer training is both a fun and positive experience for both of you.
Schnauzer Advanced Obedience Training Once your Miniature Schnauzer has master the basic 5 dog obedience commands take your training to the next level and him these advanced obedience commands: Watch me, Wait, Leave it, & Drop it.
Schnauzer Trick Training Teach your Miniature Schnauzer fun cool dog tricks like saying "I Love You", "Ring the Bell", and lots more.
Schnauzer Potty Training How to housebreak your Miniature Schnauzer in 2 weeks. Get results! Our easy 2 week method to housebreak your Miniature Schnauzer puppy.
Schnauzer Pet Etiquette Nothing beats having all your family and friends comment on how well behaved your Miniature Schnauzer is - and that's because you took the time to train your dog and practice Schnauzers Rule very own 10 Commandments of Good Dog Manners.
Schnauzer Puppy Training The minute you bring home your little bundle of furry cuteness, is when training begins. It's important to begin establishing the house rules right away to be successful in quickly training your new Miniature Schnauzer puppy.
Are you a Responsible Dog Owner Besides loving your Miniature Schnauzer, there are other responsibilities you owe your dog. Do you practice them all?
Miniature Schnauzer Separation Anxiety Find out what you can do to help calm a Miniature Schnauzer suffering with separation anxiety.
Schnauzer Indoor Exercise Sometimes the weather just doesn't cooperate with us having outdoor time with our Miniature Schnauzers. So check out these fun indoor exercises your Miniature Schnauzer can do to keep him from being bored.
Interactive Dog Toys & Games What's a great way to bond with your Miniature Schnauzer? Play some interactive games with him. Lots of fun toys, games, and puzzles you and your Miniature Schnauzer can play with.
Schnauzer Service Dogs If you're suffering from a disability, find out about service dogs and the training required.
Stop Schnauzer from Barking Well, you really can't keep a Miniature Schnauzer from ever barking, after all, that's one of the things they do best. But you can teach your Miniature Schnauzer when it is okay and not okay to bark.
Train your Schnauzer to Speak & be Quiet on Command You probably are thinking, my Miniature Schnauzer already knows how to bark, right? But teaching your Schnauzer how to 'Speak' and how to 'Be Quiet' on command can truly be the mother of all tricks for these little vocal pups.
Miniature Schnauzer Therapy Dogs Therapy Dogs provide affection and comfort to people in need (like at hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, etc...) AND Miniature Schnauzer make wonderful therapy dogs. Find out how to become a therapy dog.
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• Dog Training Tips
• Dog Training Aids
• Positive Reinforcement Training
• Puppy Training
• Dog Obedience Training
• Fun Dog Tricks
• Advanced Dog Trick Training
• Cool Dog Tricks
• Teach Dog Hand Signals
• CGC Training Test
• Your Training Questions
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Pup lashes out at dogs when he or they start walking away after playing
When our pup Bruno turned 2 y/o he started showing a strange behavior. He is very social and sweet, he loves to greet, smell and play with almost any dog. …
How do I get my dog Bentley to stop pulling the leash when we go walking. It’s very annoying and makes me not want to walk him. Hi Rachel Check …
Snapping and growling
Snoopy has become quite temperamental. He is 6 months old. He growls and sometimes snaps when he doesn't want you to do something. How do I correct this …
Why does my boy tucker a mini schnauzer keep digging when he tries to lay down on the carpets or rugs ?
Why does my boy Tucker dig when he lays down on the carpets or rugs and why does he always shake like he’s cold or freezing or nervous I DONT get it and …
stop jumping on people
Lacy is a white miniature Schnauzer. She is loving and house trained. However the one thing I can't get her to stop is jumping on everyone. I have tried …
Schnauzer fear of Rain or Snow (even without thunder). He will not pee in the wet or cold weather.
My Mini Schnauzer is 11 years old and will not pee or poop in the snow or rain. He will hold out for almost a day. I don't want to take him out at 3 …
Obedience school before or after new home
I am wondering if I can send my puppy directly from the breeder to the trainer. I am considering a 12 to 16 week old female mini schnauzer. I know several …
Aggressive with other dog
We've had mini schnauzers for years and have 3 right now. Two are brothers and are almost 2 years old. The other is about 7 mths and bigger than the …
My dog is afraid to come in the door
I adopted an 8 month male schnauzer. We have a fenced yard. I put him out and he won’t come back in. When I go to get him, he runs away. I tried leaving …
My mini schnauzer is ignorant
We have a mini schnauzer pup, about 4 months old. He is a great family dog but we are having issues getting him to come when called. My husband and I have …
Schnauzer whines , barks and squeals when on walk and meets other dogs
Hi, First time owner and am loving the breed. Great temperament, good fun and house trained very quickly. However we have an issue with random barking …
How to stop chewing carpet
My mini is chewing carpet and making holes help He's 7 months old and has ignored correction (bad dog) and I'm spraying the areas he torn with bitter apple …
How to break my puppy from chewing on the furniture
she's only 8 weeks old, so she's cutting teeth; HOWEVER, she's not going to be happy cutting her teeth on my furniture, my legs, my shoes, my STUFF! She …
Baxter is newest member of our family. He is sort of a rescue pup. Not exactly sure of his age, the vet said at that time he was less than 6 months old. …
overly possessive of owner
My mini schnauzer cricket is a wonderful intelligent friend we have had her since she was a little baby she is almost perfect except she growls at everyone …
My dog immediatly attacks other dogs that show dominance
My miniature schnauzer is extremely kind, loving, obedient and well mannered dog around other people and kids. He and I went to obedience school and …
Getting to know the neighbors
I brought home my Mom's 2 minis Gabriel(Gabe) male 6yrs & Little Bit female 5 yrs a few months ago. I have neighbors on the south side of my fenced-in …
Growls and snaps at anyone
My mini schnauzer is 6 1/2 years old. We own a small business and have had her since 6 wks old. She has never been without human contact. Never been left …
My boy is eight months old and, we have attempted two training classes, the first one he was too young for, the second one was age appropriate but within …
How to stop Oscar from pulling/turning to see other dogs
Oscar is 13 months and adorable but pulls on his lead when other dogs are around. And he is so strong! I take chicken cut into little bits out on our walks …
How to stop dog from barking at new people and other dogs?
My fiance and I adopted a 6 month old mini schnauzer from a family that have a new born and both were fighting for the mother's affection/attention. Our …
My 14 week old schnauzer puppy, Buddy, will not stop digging. I don't usually leave him out alone but sometimes I need to go get the phone or go to the …
2nd Owner of untrained young adult dog who has a problem with snapping at new owner 18 month old Miniature Schnauzer, male, neutered; previous owner …
dog to dog behavior
my miniature schnauzer does not behave well when passing other dogs. he will twist and/or pulls on the lead. if we try to stop to speak to the other dog, …
Chew Bone Anxiety
My female schnauzer gets very possessive over her chew bones. She will growl and snap at anyone who comes near her when she has a bone or is lying near …
Help My Dog Eats Everything
My mini schnauzer has a problem of wanting to eat anything and everything he finds on the ground. When he sees something, he quickly sniffs it and then …
excitement screaming on leash when he sees another dog
We are struggling with Kernal he is 18 months old was 5 months when we bought him he had not been socialized, he is perfect in every way apart from outside …
My Miniture Schnauzer won't play with toys..
I have adopted a 7yr old male and he doesn't play with toys, or show any interest in them. He does chase the cat playfully when coming in from outdoors. …
How do you stop a Schnauzer from tugging at his lead?
Every time i put the lead on my Schnauzer, he grabs the lead in his mouth and tugs on it like a toy. i have tried treats, water and commands, but nothing …
Teaching Dog to Heel
Why are you suppose to teach a dog to heel on your left side?
Does anybody have any experience with the poochie bells? They are talked about towards the bottom of this page: https://www.schnauzers-rule.com/housebreaking.html …
Schnauzer pulling leash
I'm having trouble walking my miniature schnauzer. She's always pulling me. I try to make her heel but as soon as I let up a bit, she's at it again. …
Miniature Schnauzer Barking Barking Barking!
I can't get my Mini Schnauzer to stop barking outside. When I come home from work I let her out and then I feed her and let her stay out for a while more, …