Owning a puppy comes with many responsibilities including having certain items and properly training the puppy. Items that every puppy needs include a kennel, leash, water and food bowls, collar and an ID tag, and training treats. When training a puppy, it is important to make training a positive experience and always end with praise. In addition, you should have consistency in training and house rules, and for bonding, it is essential to spend uninterrupted time engaging with your puppy every day. Take time to research the items needed for a new puppy and tips for training a puppy so your puppy experience will be rewarding and enjoyable.