Train dogs


Train dogs to behave appropriately and obey their owners’ commands. Use a variety of techniques like clicker training, relationship-based training or dominance-based training to obtain favourable behaviours in the dog.

Alternative labels

teach dogs
instruct dogs
training dogs
train dog

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Train dogs is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Animal shelter worker: Animal shelter workers provide animal care routine services at the animal shelter. They receive animals brought to the shelter, respond to calls about lost or injured animals, nurse animals, clean cages, handle papers for adoption of animals, transport animals to the veterinarian and maintain database with the animals present in the shelter.

Optional skill

Train dogs is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Train dogs – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022