215: Dealing With Distractions, Moving Your Training Beyond The Kitchen

Spring is here, which for many of us means more walks outside and runs at the dog park. But the great outdoors brings other things as well, namely distractions galore. How are you supposed to get Fido to behave when everywhere he looks there are bicycles, school kids, strange looking bushes, and squirrels? Today Julie Fudge Smith and Tina Spring tackle the topic of distractions and discuss ways to help keep your furry friend focused and well-behaved even in the busiest of environments.

Resources:

Podcasts:
111: Managing Your Dog Is Training Your Dog!
109: Using Environmental Cues to Train Your Dog.
164: Does your dog need help walking politely on leash?

Facebook page for Tina’s Program: 90 Days to The Perfect Puppy

Suzanne Clothier: The Beauty of Doing Nothing

 

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