In this installment of Ask #TeamEukanuba, Josh and Whitney Miller from River Stone Kennels share a rule they use weekly in training, "don't give a command that you can't reinforce." Josh and Whitney demonstrate this topic while training a young puppy.
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RESOURCES ON SPORTING DOG TRAINING
The Importance of a Training Foundation
By Tracey Lieske
Progressive foundations are really important for puppies and young dogs so that they learn effectively. The regularity of a formal training program enables inexperienced dogs to learn what is expected of them.
Last Minute Training Tips for Your Retriever
By Jake Terry
Dogs get just as excited as handlers, and we can’t blame them for being a little rusty. Here are some last-minute training tactics handlers can utilize to make sure that the season opener is successful.