A loose leash walking class for students who have completed Basic Manners.
Enjoy calm, safe and "easy on the arms" walks with your dog.
170 Titanium Road
3, 1 hour weekly group lessons.
Maximum 4 dogs
You will learn to develop loose leash walking and focused heeling skills.
We will use food, play and praise rewards to reinforce desirable behavior.
We will not use punishment-based tools such as choke, prong or shock collars.
Tools for developing loose leash walking that work for you and your dog.
How to define your "Loose Leash Walking" zone.
What to do when your dog is pulling.
To be aware of your surroundings and respond proactively.
To be able to set reasonable expectations for your dogs recall in distracting situations.
To progress your skills to create calm and safe walks.
To enthusiastically stay in the "Loose Leash Walking Zone"
To check in with you when the leash becomes tight, instead of pulling.
To change directions with you.
To respond to your heel cue when faced with difficult distractions.