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Training for awareness of personal space

Chance4 300x184 Training for awareness of personal space

In the post The dog’s approach you learned how to improve the way your dog presents itself to you.  Next we need to teach the dog to move out of our space.  This may sound like a silly thing to teach, but our body language is inherently different than that of another species (in this case, the dog), and you need to be understood to be effective. Continue reading

Changing the broadcast

tidepuppy 300x289 Changing the broadcast

Now that you understand a bit about the concept of space and dogs, why it is important, and how it impacts how interactions and relationships unfold, let’s talk about what we can do to improve things with our furry friends….to disarm them, to help them have a more open broadcast, to help them become more optimistic about future approaches by us and others. Continue reading