Count how many verbal commands of hand signals it takes for your dog to Sit Down Sit Stand Down Stand. This way you can measure your progress, and see how their obedience is effected in different training environments.
Fine tuning your recalls and sits takes practice. With a big dog you’ll want to extend your hand out to the dog to stop them before they come barreling into you. Use big exaggerated hand signals to show your dog what you want.
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