11 - Puppy Obedience Training (12:20)
Successful obedience work requires a confident and clear approach. As a new owner you will have to ensure your puppy wants to be with you and work for you, so your leadership skills are essential. Develop an obedient puppy with Jo's techniques and guidance.
This video tutorial focuses on associating common vocal commands:
Along with visual guidance on being successful with your heelwork and training a positive asociation to a mat.
You will develop a complete understanding of the puppy's perception of training, the relevence of timing and when to deliver your positive response. Plus, gain a solid understanding of the dogs "fight or flight" response and their ability to cope.
Jo's Veterinary background is also the motivation for ensuring every puppy has been exposed to a level of physical handling so they are equipped to cope with a Veterinary check up. This is addressed in the video and you are able to observe this being performed on Willis the Rottweiler.
As a whole you are provided with a whistle stop tour of all the obedience commands you will need to embed from the start, plus, you are provided with the required understanding and depth of knowledge to achieve a successful end result.
- Associating vocal cues to dog obedience
- Understanding dog 'training'
- Health and Veterinary Check Ups
- Positive handling of the dog
- Canine communication
- Understanding the fight or flight response
- Teaching Sit / Stay / Down / Wait
- Positive association to a mat