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Why Do Dogs Pull When Walking?

Why Do Dogs Pull When Walking

Dogs seem to enjoy a good stroll around town or even just a short walk in the park, but for some reason they always seem to pull when walking. Dogs have long necks and tails which enable them to move their bodies more easily, and when they start to pull on the leash, it’s because they’re trying to get as close to their quarry as possible. Why do dogs pull when walking? Dogs typically pull when they […]

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How Long Does Loose Leash Training Take?

How Long Does Loose Leash Training Take

You’ve probably seen people walking their dogs while keeping a tight grip on the leash, and you may have even wondered how they got their dog to behave so well. The answer is loose leash training! This type of training allows your dog the freedom to move around while still staying close to you and not getting tangled up in the leash. But how long does it take to train a dog to walk on a loose […]

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Why Does My Dog Always Pull On The Leash?

Why Does My Dog Always Pull On The Leash

If you’re a dog owner, you’ve probably experienced the frustration of your dog pulling on the leash while you’re trying to take a peaceful walk around the block. But why do they do this, and how can you get them to stop? Read on to find out! Why Dogs Pull on the Leash Dogs have a natural instinct to pull on the leash while they are walking. This is because they are trying to get ahead of […]

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Loose Leash Walking: Training Your Dog Not To Pull

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The most common behavior issue that clients come to me for assistance with, in my experience as a trainer, is pulling on the leash when walking. It can seem the most difficult to grasp, yet being able to walk our dogs on a leash is a fundamental and significant skill. No one enjoys taking a walk with a dog that constantly pulls. It’s horribly unpleasant and sometimes even dangerous. Owners of dogs commonly decide not to take […]

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Leash Training A Puppy Or Dog: How To Walk A Dog That Pulls

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Do you want your dog to walk joyously at your side as you pass other dogs and people, stopping when you stop, turning when you turn and walking on a leash? When you tell them it’s okay, he uses the restroom and takes a sniff without tugging on the leash. Even though teaching a puppy to walk on a leash is perhaps the most challenging behavior you’ll ever have to teach him, the training is rewarding and […]

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