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Training Tips with Jeff - Place

Seats and treats, it’s a great learning tool with many valuable uses. I guess you’re wondering what I’m talking about when I say seats and treats. I am referring to a raised platform for a seat and a reward or lure. (typically this can be a treat or a game of tug or a retrieve for certain dogs). In this case we will use a treat, I prefer to portion out the dogs daily food intake and use some of it for training to avoid over feeding and it also keeps your dog drive and desire up. Dogs are predators and will work for food if they’re hungry. I start by holding the lure or treat in one hand and allowing the dog to sniff and lick in an attempt to get the food. Let them work at it for a bit to bui

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