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Old 12-05-2012, 02:21 PM   #19 (permalink)
Bear L
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First I taught the platz (down) and practiced it from different distances from the dog. Later I introduced the command during the send away of the retrieve. I don't do it very often. Only when the dog is very amped.
Why very amped? I'd think that makes the dog harder to comply?
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