Redirect an Incorrect Response

Command

Wrong Response

Correction

SIT

Ignores

Tug the lead and say NO. Wait two seconds for him to find the right response; if he doesn't, position him quickly. Praise him warmly if he cooperates.

DOWN

Ignores

Tug the lead and say NO. Wait two seconds for him to find the right response; if he doesn't, position him quickly. Praise him warmly if he cooperates.

HEEL

Lunges or veers

Quickly tug the leash and say NO. Redirect him with HEEL, and praise him for following along.

WAIT

Ignores

Tug him back behind you with a NO and reissue the direction WAIT. Repeat until he cooperates.

COME

Doesn't look to you when called

Say NO and tug the leash. When he does come, say YES and cheer him on.

COME

Veers away or races by

Cheer him on as he's coming toward you. If he races by, tug the leash and say NO! Repeat COME and praise him when he cooperates.

COME

Doesn't stop for the reconnection

Say NO and tug the leash. When he nears you, praise him.

TIP

-

Follo respe

r w the two-second rule: wait two seconds for your dog to jnd before you say NO.

0 0

Post a comment