Spike Says: Control Yourself

9 11 2008

If you are in a position where you are looking for your dog after he has run away, upon catching up to him, make sure you do not yell or hit your dog.  If you do, the negative reinforcement following his finally answering your call and coming to you will keep him from answering you in the future, since he will forever be afraid of being punished.





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