Pets & Animals 

Train Your PUPPY to STAY

The STAY command is often the most confusing for people to teach and therefore the hardest thing for the puppy to learn. This lesson can be applied to puppies or dogs exactly the same. In this lesson I teach it to Siggy the Belgian Malinois Puppy. Teaching STAY is a simple matter of getting the dog to understand "when" he will be released and to WAIT for that moment. It's at that moment that the dog will be rewarded. We don't reward when the puppy self releases, we simple mark it with a NO and reset the game. I don't…
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Pets & Animals 

My Dog’s Favorite Toy is… Ball, Tug or ME?

Figuring out what your dog's favorite toy is can be a mystery, but in this video I try to take the mystery out of it for you. There are different reasons that dogs like different toys and certain dogs will prefer certain types of toys depending on their personality or training technique. My dog Goofy loves his ball and his tug toy, so I address how I choose which toy and how I get him to play with me in a fun way. Remember, all of my video dog training lessons are available on my website at: Check my gear;…
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Pets & Animals 

Train Your Dog Not to JUMP

How to train your dog not to jump on people is a basic skill that all dogs and puppies should learn from an early age. It can be dangerous for small children or older people. Dogs that jump on people usually do so because of two issues: insecurity or dominance. Even though it can be a playful behavior, it is something that should controlled. In this video lesson I show you how to teach your dog not to jump up on you or other people. The full lesson of this is available in my member only site: Check out my…
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Pets & Animals 

Dog Training Questions – I’ve Got Your Answers

0:00 How to stop your German Shepherd from barking? 02:09 How to teach your dog to retrieve? 04:11 What to do when your dog freezes on a walk and won't walk on a leash? Enjoy these dog training tips brought to you by our friends at Trupanion Medical Insurance for Pets. Visit us here for Dog Training, Dog Behavior Guides, Dog Grooming Guides, Pet Training Guides, etc. #dogtraining #barking #leashwalking
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Pets & Animals 

The Best Leash Walking Tips

Walking your dog should be enjoyable. Pulling and fumbling with your dog on a walk is frustrating and can be dangerous. Some simple tips can help. In this video, I address several things like: How to hold your leash. How to correct your dog for pulling. Why do we walk a dog on our left vs. right side? and much more. If you like this video, be sure to subscribe to this channel and hit the notification bell. There are hundreds of full-length dog training video lessons on my website: Check out our best online training for your dogs HERE…
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Pets & Animals 

How to Properly Use a Prong Collar on a Puppy

The very first things I do before I use a prong collar on a puppy is: 1. Show the owner how it feels 2. Introduce the prong collar to the dog before I ever use it. That is to say that I teach the puppy what he or she should expect and how to avoid this correction. the prong collar, often called a pinch collar, can be a very effective tool for controlling a strong, large dog without using much force. It is not a tool of torture that so many people will tell you. If it is used incorrectly…
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Pets & Animals 

The Most Important Things You Need to Train Your DOG or Puppy

So you're ready to start training your dog and are wondering what you need to train? What equipment is really necessary to start training your dog or puppy? Should you use a leash or a long line, treats, or toys? When should you use praise and affection? How do you fairly correct your dog? How can you be most successful in training your dog? I cover all this and more in this very important video lesson. Whether you're training a pet dog, competitive obedience or protection dog, shelter dog, puppy or adult dog, or ANY dog... this video will help…
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Pets & Animals 

SOCIALIZE a DOMINANT REACTIVE DOG IN PUBLIC pt 1

Max our young Akita is a very strong and dominant dog. I've been raining him for the last several months and we've been following his training along. Recently we thought to do some real-world training and brought Max and Joey to town to do some real-world socializing. All can be good in a sterile environment like a park, but we expect our dogs to be able to behave in public. So that's what we did. Within 5 minutes we ran into another very dominant dog that set the training up for some real excitement. #dogaggression #socilaizingdogs #dogtraining Visit us here…
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Train Your Dog NOT to PULL on the Leash

Getting your dog to walk on a loose leash without pulling is one of the most common problems people face with their dogs and puppies. In this video, I get to the bottom of the problem and help Yossi and Siggy fix the issue quickly. A mid mistake is people trying to teach their dog a "focused heel" or competitive heeling. This makes the problem even worse because the dog gets confused. In this short video, you'll get all the basic info you need to learn to teach your dog to STOP LEASH PULLING today. #stopleashpulling #leashwalking #dogtraining Visit us…
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How to Train a Distracted Puppy

Training a puppy will often test your patience. In this lesson, number 4 for Max and Joey, we start to see that Max doesn't always want to do what we're asking. There are many puppies like this and those of you who have one, know it's not easy. Not every puppy is willing Malinois or Border Collies sometimes you end up with a stubborn Akita. Well, this video lesson will help you better understand how to deal with a stubborn dogs because they need love and training too. This entire series will help you see Max from Day one all…
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