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Old 12-28-2013, 11:50 AM   #4 (permalink)
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If he rushes the bowl, he doesn't get anything.
He has to be calm and sitting.
Have him sit and make eye contact ("watch me" ) and then you put down the bowl. He moves, you pick up the bowl. Finally, you say ok or another release word, and he has permission to go eat.
Takes patience on your part.
Norden von Narnia (Hans) DOB 1-15-2012

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