07 August 2009

Name Recognition

One of our primary goals with training for the past few weeks has been to get the girls to learn to respond only to commands directed at them. I have worked a lot of puppy push-ups with both girls at once, rewarding only the one I ask to do the behavior. We also played the come game using the girls names, rewarding only the one we called. DH has spent many evenings in the pasture, incorporating play into the training.

3 comments:

An English Shepherd said...

Great video

Wizz :-)

Samantha ~ Holly and Zac ~ said...

Shawnee is growing up so fast, they look so sweet togther. :-)

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