“Sometimes they have even more stamina than larger dogs.” A collar appropriately sized for small dogs will help keep your petite pet from accidentally getting loose and possibly prevent a lost pup.
Once your dog picks up the toy, start backchaining by cueing “drop it.” Once your dog drops the toy into the box, click and treat. Repeat steps five and six many times, so the dog is really jazzed about dropping the toy into the box to earn the click and treat.
Start by feeding your dog his meals inside the crate, leaving the door open the entire time. Once your dog is eating comfortably inside the dog crate, briefly shut the door partway in the middle of his meal.
“We are honored that Chi Chi is the 2018 American Hero Dog,” Howell says. “When she retired, she needed a home and she was able to help me start the Project K9 9 Hero Foundation,” says Jason Johnson, Flash’s owner.
4. Kitty Cot Original Cat Perch, $45, Amazon PetSafe Zoom Rotating Laser Cat Toy, $30, Amazon Pet Zone Play-N-Squeak Twinkle Mouse Wand Cat Toy, $7, Walmart PetSafe Cheese Pet Toy, $24, Amazon This toy keeps my two cats engaged for an hour or more.
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You can add variety to this game by hiding treat under cups or objects and ask your dog to choose the right cup by pawing or nudging. Once your dog knows how to retrieve a toy, you can add variants to the game by adding more commands or tricks to it.