How to Teach a Dog to Sit: Bribery!

Focused Sitting German Shepherd Dog

Whether you believe there are 5 or 7 basic dog commands, “Sit” always makes the list. It is usually the first command taught to a dog. One immediate benefit is that teaching a dog to sit on command is the beginning of teaching self-control. This is very useful when you say the word “walk” and … [Read more…]

About Matthew

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.” ~Roger Caras Helping people develop a stronger relationship with their 4-legged family member is incredibly satisfying to me. My name is Matthew and I’ve been directly involved with dogs and their training for over 15 years. My exposure to professionally trained working dogs … [Read more…]