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Look At That (LAT): Dog Training Plan
Why this is useful for your dog to know: Some dogs go ballistic (barking, lunging and generally freaking out) on leash when they see something exciting or ...
Muzzle Training: Dog Training Plan
Why this is useful for your dog to know: Like a bike helmet, a muzzle is a piece of safety equipment....
Shelter Dog Socialization and Dog Introductions
Dogs are naturally social animals, but that doesn’t mean they all have the necessary social skills to meet each other politely....
Submissive Urination and Excited Peeing in Dogs
Note: Although advances in behavior science* have led to the debunking of using words such as “submissive” and “dominant” to describe a dog’s personality or emotional state...
Teaching 'Sit': Dog Training Plan
Why this cue is useful for your dog to know: You can ask your dog to sit whenever he is doing something rude, such as jumping up on you or counter surfing....
Teaching Name Recognition: Dog Training Plan
Why this cue is useful for your dog to know: Teaching a dog to pay attention (i.e., give you eye contact) when you say his name can be convenient and very ...
Teaching Trades: Dog Training Plan
Why this is useful for your dog to know: Guarding resources (food, toys, locations, etc.) is a common and natural behavior in many dogs....
Teaching Your Dog Basic Cues
Teaching your dog to respond to basic cues such as “sit” and “down” is easy, fun and gives fast results....
Teaching ‘Back Up’: Dog Training Plan
Why this cue is useful for your dog to know: Walking backward or backing up doesn’t come naturally to dogs, so it’s a skill they have to learn....
Teaching ‘Come’: Dog Training Plan
Why this cue is useful for your dog to know: Recall (getting your dog to come when called) is the most important behavior you can teach your dog....
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