Here is how you teach your dog some tricks!


It’s amazing to have fun with your dog as a part of exercising and it increases their energy is to train them on some simple commands. It also helps in creating a special bond between you and your dog.  All you need is some patience and treats that he loves. Follow the steps and start doing this to teach your dog some amazing tricks.
1- Get your dog his favorite type of treats, it’s a part of rewarding your dog, it will encourage him to do the commands. Choose the treat that your dog loves, choose a small treat and an easy to chew type.

2-When you start, let your dog smell the treat first, not eat it. So your dog will understand that there is a reward, and will listen to your commands

3-Hold the treat with your hand and raise it above his nose, then give him a command like “sit”. Let him see that you have a treat.

4-When you give your dog a command, you have to show him how to do it. It’s the first time for him, he needs you to show him how to do it.

5-When your dog does it for the first time; you have to give him a word reward, like “good boy” or “good girl”.

6-repeat the steps till your dog does the command from the first time you say it.

You have to follow the same steps when you train your dog on any other command, like “roll over”, “stay”, and also when teaching your dog how to shake hands. All what you need is treats an patience, don’t ever yell at your dog or punish him when he does something wrong or fails in doing your commands, all what your dog needs is time, some dogs learn fast, some others needs time.

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