Reactive Dog: Moving Past Distractions on a Walk – Dr. Sophia Yin

Reactive Dog: Moving Past Distractions on a Walk

If you have a reactive dog and already know the patterns for keeping your dog focused on you and can perform these in the presence of distractions relatively close by, you’re 80% there. Here are examples of how you can apply these exercises to situations where you see a human or dog approaching on a path and need to keep your dog focused so he won’t bark, jump or lunge at them.