Can You Teach An Old Dog New Tricks?

Submitted by Dog Sense on Wed, 07/10/2019 - 12:14

Despite the prevalence of the old adage, an old dog can be taught new tricks. Most people associate training with puppies, but the truth is that, like humans, dogs can learn at any age.  Even if your canine received training as a pup, it’s important to keep training it throughout its life, because it keeps your dog’s mind sharp and offers the mental stimulation which is important for your dog’s health and well being. 

Old Dog New Tricks

Submitted by Dog Sense on Mon, 07/23/2018 - 20:59

Can you teach an old dog new tricks? The answer is a resounding yes!


You can train your dog. Not only can older dogs learn new things, doing so may be beneficial to their health and well-being.