Having trouble getting your pup to walk on a leash? Use these methods to ensure your furry friend is happy and comfortable on daily walks.
Avoid dog walk mistakes: Pay attention to the weather, watch for strange dogs, reward good behavior, switch your route, and use a long leash.
Understand leash training takes time and must be a lifelong process. Use the right leash, switch the route, and avoid adding stress.
Use many of the same tricks and tactics you would with a puppy to leash train an older dog. Stand still if the dog pulls, and give plenty of tasty treats.
A perfect dog walk should be fun for both you and your dog. Neither of you will enjoy that time if the dog constantly pulls you.
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Create a dog walking routine to maximize daily walks. Wear comfortable clothes, be prepared for anything, and choose the right time of day.
When stressed, dogs who haven’t learned to walk on a loose leash will instinctively revert to a fight or flight mode and exhibit leash aggression.
Don’t think your dog is too old to walk. Keeping your dog active improves its quality of life and can help extend its lifespan.