Fun Learning through Play =
a happy dog!
. . . and a happy dog is a calmer, better behaved dog
What is in the course:
How to teach tricks:
4 different techniques you can use;
how to train without words;
how to break a trick down into smaller parts to make it easier to train or learn;
how to teach your dog a chain of tricks ( e.g. crawl, twist & bow - all on a single word or signal).
You will train 5 of these tricks (the choice depends on your dog):
Take a Bow;
Find the 'baddie';
Go on a message;
Left shake, right shake;
Weave between your legs.
So, how does fun learning help your dog?
It exercises her/his mind:
your dog has to concentrate on you & your cues;
s/he has to remember;
s/he has to do new things.
These mental activities help sharpen & tire your dog's mind so s/he has less time & energy for nuisance behaviours.
It involves some physical exercise:
It gives her/him a sense of satisfaction:
$30 for the first lesson, then $10 per session after that.