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Old 03-15-2014, 07:33 PM   #5 (permalink)
Chip18
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Originally Posted by Harry and Lola View Post
Imo two of the most important exercises to teach and perfect are recall and focus (looking at you).

These 2 are essential when you need to call your dog to you or have your dog concentrate on you in times of danger or when you need to distract him.
Yep and the leash video is a start (I know a pup not going to be dragging you down the street) but the basics are there.
And use a long line and "never" allow him off it until he has rock solid recall!
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