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Maybe you start to look for some twigs you can start a smoke fire with, to draw attention of an airplane overhead.
Or perhaps you climb on top of a rock, to look for a nearby highway so that you can hitch hike to a nearby pay phone.
But point is... you start actively looking for a solution because you IMMEDIATELY REALIZE THAT YOUR SITUATION WILL NOT SIMPLY END BY ITSELF.
And this is same thing you need to teach your dog. And it's a lesson that will extend beyond this one exercise. Your dog must learn that just because she does not want to do something DOES NOT mean that you will give in and let her not do exercise.
BECAUSE THIS CREATES A SPOILED DOG.
So... what should you do? The answer is really quite simple. Just keep walking. No matter how much dog kicks and screams and throws a tantrum, remember: You're not asking her to do anything she cannot do if she chooses. We're asking her to SIMPLY WALK WITH YOU.
Now, in light of everything you've already taught her (remember, every action you do teaches your dog something)... you may have to keep walking a quarter of a mile before she finally realizes that you're not stopping and that it's easier to walk alongside you than it is to be dragged on her rump.
Trust me... it won't be a pretty scene for your neighbors to look out their window and see you dragging your dog on her rump down street.
But when you will be able to take that same dog out for a casual stroll later that evening, your neighbors will wonder if you didn't trade your dog in for a different one and will gasp at how well she walks alongside you on leash.
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