Teach Name Association

Help your dog make a positive association with her name.

1 Call her name and mark the moment she looks to you with praise or other rewards.

Note: You can also use a clicker or a target word to mark the moment your dog comes to yours your side.

2 Shake a treat cup, calling your dog's name as you run away from her. Throw your voice away from your dog when calling her. Praise her attention.

Note: Use a strong directional tone when calling to your dog, similar to the one a football quarterback would use to give directions in a huddle. Sound confident and enthusiastic.

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