Chance is learning to hold his Sit at a Distance, even right next to a major distraction-another dog! AND his trainer increases the distance as well as practices in different location for reinforcement around varying distractions. Great exercise for self-control, focusing on his owner and thus listening, and the foundation for the Come command.
Sam is starting off nicely with commands to “wait” before being released to come forward. His trainer Dawn does this at the crate for dinner-no rushing for food or pawing the area to speed her up! The door stays open, he has to sit and wait for her to release him to his food. She […]
During their 3-week stay with Topline K9 Training School, the pooches learn manners in public with many field trips to vary the distractions. Sam is getting foundation work with low-key distractions right now. He is learning to walk without pulling and sit politely whenever needed. Great job Sam!
Rocky is here to learn better basic training, how to walk on a leash nicely and his overall social skills with both humans and dogs. He is coming along nicely and learning how to sit on command. I had to take a second picture so you can see how handsome he is because he’s looking […]
Bobo is here to work on his basic training, walking nicely on a leash and public manners. The first thing he’s learned is that he has to sit and wait to come out of his crate and sit and wait at the back door. He’s doing a great job!
During his 3 weeks with Trainer Dawn, K9 Training School Sam is learning to not lunge unsafely out of doorways. He has to wait for permission to go through. This is great for teaching dogs self-control and listening to owners. Also very useful for pet stores where owners need to check the store for toddlers, […]
Kudos to teenager Chance who is showing great self-control holding his Sit at a distance right next to his buddy Ruby. Chance is spending 3 weeks with Trainer Dawn to learn to listen no matter what fun temptations are around!