Posted on Sunday, January 22nd, 2012
When you move through different parts of the house or outside for a walk, either you or your dog will be leading the way. It is important to remember that leaders move first and determine the direction in which to take.
When going outside for a walk, your dog may be inclined to bolt outside as soon as the door is open. Instead, practice the following when you initiate the walk:
As the leader, your dog will begin to look to you for instruction when approaching doorways.
1. Image 1 via CRYROLFE on Flick’r.