Course Category: Polite Walking Workshop

Eye contact – we know this is the Mother Of All Behaviours because if you don’t have your dog’s eyes, you don’t have their brain! …

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Box Step

Don’t worry – I won’t make you dance for this one!  The Box Step is simply an exercise where we stand near our dog and…

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First, we’re going to name the behaviour of walking nicely, close to us. This is a little against the grain as I normally wait until…

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Now for your first reality check!  Dogs are not born and bred to walk on leash beside a human.  Dogs are animals and animals are…

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Oftentimes, we are told to use physical corrections like pops and tugs on the leash, with the justification that it mimics what the mother dog…

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It all starts with having the right tools. There is a ton of equipment on the market, but who’s to know what is best for…

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Welcome to your Polite Walking workshop! I’ll bet you’re excited to be here! Well, at least your shoulders are glad you are!   We all…

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