Welcome to Aly’s Puppy Bootcamp! Alyson Rodges is a dog trainer specializing in puppies! She loves people as much as their pooches and teaches the necessary skills for them both to enjoy a balanced life with each other. Aly’s approach is rooted in...
The ForceFree method for reliable recall makes happy dogs that can be reliably off lead. And, they will come when called every. Single. Time.
It’s not enough to put your dog into a sit or a down. You have to actually help them find calm. In this video Captain once a very silly lab taps into his calm state of mind as he works. Find out more about how to find calm at www.alysonrodges.com
The answer when your dog is super excited is merely to sit, wait and wait for calm. When you like it then go. Notice how long I stop, and when I’ll start walking again–pay attention to what the dog is doing when I start to move.
Harley is learning to manage his excitement on place. Read my blog about place and how to use it to teach calm at www.alysonrodges.com