Dog training is a responsible process that requires certain knowledge and training. The effectiveness of training directly depends on the correctness of the approach, on the ability of the owner to interest his pet in order to attract and retain his attention. There are several methods for this – and one of the most popular is the game method of training. Let’s talk about it in more detail.
All dogs love to play. At the same time, many of them perceive training as a complex and tedious process. But what prevents us from making the game an element of training so that the dog does not avoid working off new teams, but considers them part of an interesting walk?
Of course, the game is an auxiliary, and not the main method of training. But it is with the help of the game that we can hold the pet’s attention for a long time and fully involve him in the educational process. In addition, game elements eliminate the likelihood of stress, often accompanying the dog during the development of complex teams. With a lack of experience, it can be difficult for us to explain to the pet exactly what we want from him, but during the game, mutual understanding between the pet and the owner is established naturally, and this allows us to achieve the best result. Most often, the game method is used in combination with two main methods of training: mechanical and taste-promoting. Continue reading