Training Your Dog to Sit

Written by Timothy Robinson

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8. Inrepparttar next step you should try these steps while standing up. You can try to see ifrepparttar 142850 dog reacts only torepparttar 142851 word "sit" without your hand andrepparttar 142852 treat. If he sits down you obviously should praise him and if he doesn't don't care. You should never show your disappointment to your dog when you are training.

This is pretty easy forrepparttar 142853 puppy. In a day or two you will get him to sit with your "sit" command. Now you can try to make him sit down beside you. This is actually a preparation forrepparttar 142854 heel training. There you want him to sit as soon as you stop walking. If you have thoughts about obedience competitions with your dog you should considerrepparttar 142855 exact position where he sits and also how fast he sits. That is however off topic in this article.

The next level is to strengthenrepparttar 142856 word so you getrepparttar 142857 dog to sit in every situation no matter what's going on around him. This is an ongoing process and you should never stop training. Use every new situation to train him. Make him sit with new people, new dogs and new surroundings.

It's quite easy to train your dog to sit. If you consider not training your dog my advice is, think again. When you start training with your new puppy you get much more thanrepparttar 142858 sitting part The puppy loves to do things with you. He learns to listen to his name. He gets used to training and doing things with you and on your initiative. This all together strengthen your position asrepparttar 142859 leader, andrepparttar 142860 puppy feels secure. Whenrepparttar 142861 puppy falls asleep inrepparttar 142862 evening his last thoughts should be: "This is really a great pack!"

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Proper Dog Care

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**************************************** If fleas or ticks are found onrepparttar body, these should be treated immediately. Ticks can be removed by coveringrepparttar 142811 body in Vaseline so thatrepparttar 142812 tick comes torepparttar 142813 surface to breath; fleas can be dealt with by using special preparations available from your local pet shop or veterinary surgery.

Regular exercise is, of course, important to your dog who should be walked at least once a day, preferably twice. Don't just stick to roads as your dog will enjoy being able to run and play, and vary your route so that he doesn't become bored by his exercise.

Get to know your dog's routines. That way, if you notice any ongoing changes you'll be able to contact your vet for advice. It's always better to make one call too many than to ignore a problem because they rarely disappear without treatment.

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