A Guide To Living With & Training A Fearful Dog by Debbie Jacobs

By Debbie Jacobs

A finalist within the annual puppy Writers organization of America's writing festival, this e-book is a necessary source for an individual dwelling or operating with a worried puppy. know about the simplest and humane how one can support scared canines develop into more well-off and stop or cease reactivity and aggression. the writer shatters myths and incorrect information in regards to the dealing with of shy, timid and concerned canine.

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Show your dog what you want it to do, rather than just stopping the behavior you don’t like. Most dogs want to learn what it is we want them to do and struggle at it. The least we can do is give them a few clues. ’, get your dog to sit and give it a reward teaching that sitting is the behavior you want when a dog goes by. If by behaving a certain way, sitting nicely by your side for example, causes something that your dog doesn't like, to happen, there is no reason to think that your dog is going to want to repeat that behavior.

Use great food rewards and vary what you use. Look for small improvements in your dog’s behavior. Progress may create new challenges, don’t be discouraged by this. Talk to a vet about whether behavioral medications may be appropriate for your dog. Continue to research and learn about training methods that can help your dog. Take or watch a training class if you’ve never done so. 46 A Guide To Living & Working WIth A Fearful Dog Afterword There is much to be gained from the experiences of others, and some techniques, like counter conditioning and desensitization will provide positive results for most dogs, so I feel safe in recommending them.

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