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Old 01-02-2006, 04:44 PM
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Originally Posted by juliefurry
if he is jumping up on the counter to get food I would try scaring him when he gets up there. I have started putting down newspaper and then stacking empty popcans on them so when my lab or poodle jumps up on the counter the paper moves and the cans fall down. They get all freaked out and usually stay off the counter for awhile. My dogs lick the coffee table though too, no matter what, and it does get annoying but I just say no and usually they will stop. If they don't I will growl a no at them and usually then they will stop.
No Julie he doesn't jump on the counter. His nose reaches the top of the dinner table and of course the coffee table without having to jump up.

Thanks to all of you for the advice and help
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Old 01-03-2006, 01:49 PM
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Does your dog know the down-stay command? If not, I would train him on this ASAP. If you put him on a down-stay on his bed or away from the coffe table while you're eating, then he cannot beg. If at first he keeps getting up, I would leash him while he's on a down-stay and tie the leash to a sturdy piece of furniture or a weight. Pretty soon he'll learn that begging is not allowed and will settle down quietly while you eat.
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