K9 Manners Class - Week 1 Reading
Ok What the heck is a behavior code?
By now you've heard me talk for about an hour (if you're lucky and I didn't go over) about a bunch of information about you and your dog.
Luckily, I covered in detail much of what I talked about in your Pre-Course Reading Assignment. If you haven't done that yet, um, no skipping ahead, it's important really!
But I bet one of your biggest take aways is that in this class we aren't going to focus on Obedience.
We're going to focus on TEACHING your dog A BEHAVIOR CODE.
2 of my main goals are:
1 - For you to have a dog that chooses to interact with and listen to you because they WANT to, not because they're afraid not to.
2 - For you to see REAL LIFE RESULTS and improvements in your daily life with your dog, not just "during training time".
So, let's break down this behavior code thing a bit more...