Four on the Floor – Layer 2

Objective:  To start the reinforcement just before the person touches your puppy

Step by Step Instructions Comments
Reinforce your puppy before the person interacts with them
As the person approaches, is your puppy keeping their paws on the ground? If yes, continue with the next step

If no, go back to the 1st layer

Before the person touches your puppy, get your puppies attention and place treats on the ground to reinforce them for orienting to you and keeping four on the floor Continue to reinforce your puppy for what you want
When to Advance  
When your puppy can keep their feet on the ground before the person interacts with them
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