Can a dog gate help training?
Dog gates are an important part of home training. They help to set boundaries so your dog knows where he can go and where he can’t. The use of a gate allows your dog to have a safe zone, where you know he is safe and won’t be in trouble for venturing out into a room where you didn’t want him to be.Setting BoundariesThe primary reason you would use a gate is to contain your dog or puppy to one location. Where you place the gate will teach your dog that he can’t go to a particular place. If the gate is only used at certain periods, say placed at the kitchen door when cooking, you will be teaching your dog to refrain from begging for those scraps when you’re making dinner. Another way to use a dog gate is as a time out area. Maximize this method when working with a puppy that finds himself in naturally mischievous scenarios. Remember, your puppy isn’t trying to be a bad dog; he is exploring his world and limits. A gate can help with limits. For example, if your puppy is getting too rambun