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Tip of the Day: Home Manners….an Ongoing Adventure

  • Stay as handler moves around
    • By now you should have noticed that your dog is exhibiting more self-control.
    • Continue to work on your dog’s STAY in different situations with different environmental distractions.
    • Your dog should now be able to sit/down as you do different activities.
      • Try having your dog stay at the gate/garage door while you roll trashcans outside.
        NOTE: Remember to keep your dog safely tethered, so that if they break the exercise before you release them, they cannot get away or get injured.
      • Have your dog stay in one place while you are making dinner.
      • Don’t forget to release them frequently!
    • Continue to increase the amount of time and number of distractions in their environment while you are training.

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