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Troubleshooting during training

By Bill Mayeroff

The first time I tried to publicly teach a dog “down,” I bombed horribly.

It was before I graduated from FetchFind. Class that night was hands-on. 664 more words

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Basic training, part 4: Watch Me

By Erin Schneider, CPDT-KA

In part three of my Basic Training series, I talked about the command, “Down” and how to use it in everyday life. 548 more words

Dog Training

Basic training, part 3: Down

By Erin Schneider, CPDT-KA

In part two of my Basic Training series, I talked about the command, “Sit” and how to use it in everyday life. 955 more words

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Basic training, part 2: Sit

By Erin Schneider, CPDT-KA

In part one of my Basic Training series, I talked about the command, “Touch” and how to use it in everyday life. 832 more words

Dogs

Basic training, part 1: Touch

By Erin Schneider, CPDT-KA

I have been a trainer for over 7 years and as much as I enjoy a challenge, I still get pleasure out of teaching basic skills to dogs. 580 more words

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