Proud of My Dog - dog training
Accepting in-home training clients In the North Slocan Valley from the Village of Slocan to Nakusp, and Kaslo
Group classes are currently held in New Denver, BC
Objective: The objective of this game is to change your dog’s underlying emotional response from negative to positive when you take their collar.
The objective of this layer is to teach your dog that good things happen when you reach toward their neck.
Optional Video: Collar Grab for Safety
|Step by Step Instructions||Comments|
|Reach toward the side of your dog’s neck|
|Mark with a ‘Yes’|
|Feed a treat|
|Repeat four more times|
|Take a break|
|Do no more than two sessions in a row||Take a short break between each session: do something your dog likes: play, petting, scritches|
|When you are done training say, “All done,” to end the training time.||Always leave your dog wanting more|
|When to Advance|
|When your dog doesn’t shy away from, back away from, or mouth your hand|