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HOME SCHOOLING YOUR DOG — STAY

LESSON SIX. STAY. In the last lesson, you taught you dog to wait. Now your dog will learn to stay. What’s the difference between wait and stay? Wait is temporary. You’re asking your dog be polite and not race out when you open the door, or pounce on you while you‘re holding his dinner bowl. … Continue reading

HOME SCHOOLING YOUR DOG — WAIT

LESSON FIVE. WAIT. Dogs love games. It doesn’t matter if they hear give paw or leave it, it’s an opportunity for a treat. Wait is a game too. It’s a game of Mother, May I for your dog. Wait teaches your dog to be polite. For example: Don’t race out of the door while I’m … Continue reading

HOME SCHOOLING YOUR DOG

Here in New Jersey the Coronavirus has us facing shut-downs (everything!), curfews (currently 8 PM) and self-quarantines. Kids are being taught at home because all schools are closed. And that includes our dog school. Mutts will now feature articles on HOME SCHOOLING YOUR DOG. Hopefully this it will keep you up to date with the … Continue reading