|Basic Training - No Barking|
Basic Training - No Barking
This is sometimes a tough one. Some dogs are simply more vocal than others. A dog barking constantly can be very annoying both to yourself and to neighbors. It seems to be a dog's nature that when they hear another dog bark, they must respond. You can imagine with 10 Labs in the country, where there are lots of critters roaming at night and lots of visitors during the day, this had been a challenge at Alderwood. We have learned a lot about barking.
The Quiet Command
There may be times when you want your dog
to bark. Like announcing a stranger in the area or something he is trying to
call your attention to. The key is to be quiet when you tell him to, that's the
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We have found that the most effective way to control and teach
the "quiet" command is an electronic bark collar for
control and an electronic training collar for teaching.
Bark control collars are not meant to be used 24x7. They can create a sore if left on too long. Electronic training collars are used for special training. Barking, digging, in the garbage, wandering, etc.
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