Tag Archives: Come When Called

The Prodigal Dog: Get Your Dog to Come When Called

Posted on: October 5, 2015 - No Comments

How likely is Rex to come back right away if he knows it will result in the lead going back on together with something unpleasant?

So Your Dog Ignores You?

Posted on: July 7, 2015 - 3 Comments

I got to thinking just how simple it should be to have a cooperative dog, so why do our dogs so often ignore us?

Teaching Rover to Race to You on Cue

Posted on: July 15, 2010 - 7 Comments

The problem with speaking English instead of using made-up words is that we assume our pets know what we mean. We say, “Sit” and expect Fido to drop his derrier, but the command Fido’s learned is “sit, sit, sit, SIT!” Then once he’s done the deed, we praise with “Goodsit,” when just “Good” would do, Read More