sdegarmo wrote:echoi wrote:also consider that even if you get it trained before school starts, puppies are still going to require lots of attention from you to be happy. i would really recommend getting an older dog from a rescue that can be by itself while you're studying/in class without getting lonely.
also, get a male dog. they tend to be more obedient and trainable than female dogs in my experience.
how many times have you experienced this? Ive experienced the exact opposite with like 9 or 10 dogs between my family, friends, and roommates
really? it might have just been the breeds then.