If you’ve ever met one, you probably know that dogs don’t naturally know how to walk on a leash – they must be trained. It’s important for your safety, for your dogs, and for that of the people around you (not to mention the squirrels your dog would be chasing otherwise). Since all dogs have a prey drive which can cause them to run away and get lost, leash training a puppy or dog is essential. Despite what you or your pup may want, a dog can’t always run around off-leash. So learn how to leash train your puppy or dog the easy way, right here on the Tractive blog!