Homework to help you improve your dog’s commands
A minimum of 15 minutes each day of practicing dog commands will improve your dog’s reliability and behavior
DOG TRICK: Teaching Nose to Book
If you’re an avid book reader, this trick is for you. Now you can curl up on the couch and BOTH settle in on reading a book.
Come: the recall command
The recall can be one of the hardest commands in which to establish a reliable response. Your dog must see you as his leader and want to come to you.
DOG TRICK: Get your leash
You can teach your dog to get their leash either upon command or whenever he wants to go for a walk. The reward is a walk instead of a treat.
DOG TRICK: Getting the newspaper (or mail)
By Laura Pakis, Certified Professional Dog Trainer and Blogger You probably seen a dog in the movies fetching their owner’s slippers or getting the newspaper and thought, “when I…