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Rethinking the “Do As I Say” Attitude: Is It Really the Best Way?

Posted on: April 22, 2015 - 4 Comments

If reliability means the dog does what you say, when you say it, every time you say it, then the "do as I say attitude" seems to make sense on the surface. However, as a positive gun dog trainer, I have become convinced that the "do as I say" attitude misses the mark.