Introduction: Teach Your Dog How to Wave Hello/Goodbye

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Supplies needed 1. clicker 2. treats 3. your hand 4. your dog 5. You

Step 1: Cup a Treat Inside Your Hand in Front of Your Dog Palm Facing Down

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When he paws it, click and treat; if he mouths at your hand

Step 2: Continue the Cup and Paw, Raising Your Fist Little by Little

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So from the ground to your dogs line of vision ( in sitting position) is the gradual incline.

Step 3: Add a Hand Gesture and a Verbal Cue

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Ween off the fist and transition into a small hand wave while saying "wave" or "hi" or "bye" it doesn't matter the verbal cue as long as it is short-- ideally one to two syllables.

Comments

JoQuez24 (author)2014-02-05

cool

msminnamouse (author)2013-09-01

Nice to see some positive reinforcement dog training on here. :)

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