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Old 12-23-2013, 02:16 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Shade View Post
You can easily do it nicely. "*insert dog name*” wait for the dog to turn to you, “come over here and we'll find someone else to play with" for example. Use a calm but happy voice and given the choice the dog should come immediately to you. You're happy (dog is safe and with you), the dog's happy (rewards for obeying the recall), and the other owner is happy (you diffused the situation.)
Thank you, Ill have to keep this in mind next time if this happens again.
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