Well, I’ve been changing it up. Instead of the lure we are now working with the command “party hat” so I know longer am luring her in. Carrot for the action! This dog is taking forever. Maybe by spring next year the muzzle will actually be on her lmao!! Excuse my Sunday morning outfit. Haha but atleast my cartoon voice isn’t as bad. Lol. Being…[Read more]
Your cartoon voice is good this time 😉 lol….try using a higher value reward if you would like to try to move it along faster. Something they really love that they don’t always get…chicken is always a good try…
The carrots are her fav- but I’m going to give liverwurst a try! That is her all time OMG treat. Lol. Do you mean while she is in the muzzle, give her treats? This is the issue I am having . I text mike and he said start doing it as a command instead of lure. So I’m getting that down. If I continue to treat her in there she will back out…[Read more]
Also, don’t forget to give an interval reward while the dog is in the muzzle to keep in there longer, this way you it will help you build up to a longer duration.
Better than my Malinois, Quma. She just barks at it 🙂
Thanks Mike – seem like a few things are taken into consideration when it comes to training for the dog to stay with handler when off leash. Your answer as help me to set the goal to what may be best for myself and the dogs I will be doing this training with.