Obedience From the Beginning Part 3 – Boost Performance Levels

Boost Performance Levels 

(30 days) Minimum Age: 16 weeks

  • Fuss –  Heel (Walk on a loose lead in the heel position without pulling)
  • Automatically sits when the handler stops
  • Here and Sit Front
  • Finish – Get into heel position from the here front sit
  • Increasing duration of sit and down stays
  • The meaning of “no” is stop
  • Extending the area of influence the handler has on the dog from six feet to thirty feet with the use of a long line
  • Proving already learned behaviors around distractions. Dogs, People, Vehicles, In Home, and Office environments
  • Promotion of off-leash response to commands creating positive expectation based on quickness of performance