Tag Archives: loose lead walking

To Harness or to Quell the Dog’s Eagerness?

Something yesterday gave me pause for thought. Here is a familiar story. The person opens the front door and the dog springs forward, dragging them down the drive to the nearest car or bush under which there may be lurking … Continue reading

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What have pigeons to do with a dog walking nicely?

A dog may walk nicely for a couple of steps – and then start pulling.  He may sit down nicely – and then get straight up again. How can we increase duration – get him to continue the behaviour for … Continue reading

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