How to teach your dog to ‘Fetch’ step 3: Building distance and adding distractions-
Step 3: Building distance and adding distractions
Now that you have the behavior of your dog returning a treat or toy that’s only a few feet away, you want to start adding distance. Take it slow. Set yourself and your dog up for success.
Slowly add distance to the game, and when you have run out of room in the house, go outside to a quiet place and continue the game.
The musts in dog training
1. Keep it fun
2. Keep your sessions short and easy, always end it in a good note.
3. Have patience
4. Have fun! Remember the command you are trying to achieve is a game for your dog and its made to build a strong bond and communication with your dog
5. Keep track of your achievements and take slow, successful steps, Rome wasn’t built in one day!