my house isn't really a good place for rowdy play. We were cautious in that we had our pup earn her way out of her living room crate. And yes, every time they were in the living room together they were a rolling bundle of dog. yikes! Too rowdy and the pup went back to the crate to rest. Over tired and over stimulated, crate time again. They had to learn to go on pack walks without constantly nipping and pouncing on each other. Over time the pup learned to go to her pillow(what we call our place command), amuse herself with a chew toy, settle herself, etc without constantly jumping on our two year old. Now at 7 months they play rowdy in the front yard, come in and relax and if they do start to wrestle indoors, it is a tad bit calmer. If it gets too rowdy they get called to pillows If I get "back talk" it is crate time to calm down. No fussing, just calm crate time.
All that to say others might have said we were too cautious. But it worked for our household.
And I still do individual walks, especially since my big boy goes 3 to 5 miles. I still do individual training times. My next goal is to teach them to take turns so I can work one in the yard while the other is in a down. Our big boy knows it but my pup still needs to learn a bit more impulse control.
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