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Old 09-23-2012, 06:02 PM
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I agree you shouldn't feel in a rush with a young dog. However, I don't agree that people who have young dogs doing well for them are pushing their dogs too much, not letting their dog "be a dog" or that their dog is a tool to boost their ego.
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Old 09-23-2012, 06:07 PM
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I put a lot of stress on my previous puppies, trying to make them perfect from day one. So I've completely abandoned my old "puppy training itinary".

Next pup, I probably won't be so concerned with much of anything. Just taking it one day at a time, lots of play, happiness, trust, and minor corrections on basic-level behaviors, like mouthing or potty training. Then maybe work into praising offered behaviors. Just have fun, no stress, no perfection, no "schedules" about how this pup needs to know how to do a down stay within 2 weeks and such and such crap.
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Old 09-23-2012, 06:29 PM
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Well Socializing is so very important to me.If ma'ma is preggers and puppy works out. We will have a pup for this winter we mainly will be focusing on socializing and recall, walking nice on a leash. Sit, down, stay. Lots of play, control. I really want to try and create a nice toy drive and play drive. But my number 1 will be socializing and with it being winter we will be spending lots of time up on the ski hill and in town where there are tons on transit people and I am sure they can't resist a puppy.

Also, we will be taking some puppy socializing classes and hopefully some clicker and basic obediance classes.

But honestly we will be socilaizing from day one.
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Old 09-23-2012, 06:50 PM
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Don't train your puppy and you're a lazy dog owner .
Train your puppy and your a stress-inducing ego boosting control freak.

There's no winning it seems lol I say, all in moderation.. there really is no WRONG way to raise your puppy as long as you both are happy and healthy.

I am a planner. It's what I do. Lists calm me.. so I do enjoy having a list of things to tick off and working a bit every day..
it doesn't mean I am going to use my puppy to boost my ego or stress him/her out.. training is supposed to be fun
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Don't train your puppy and you're a lazy dog owner .
Train your puppy and your a stress-inducing ego boosting control freak.

There's no winning it seems lol I say, all in moderation.. there really is no WRONG way to raise your puppy as long as you both are happy and healthy.

I am a planner. It's what I do. Lists calm me.. so I do enjoy having a list of things to tick off and working a bit every day..
it doesn't mean I am going to use my puppy to boost my ego or stress him/her out.. training is supposed to be fun
Agreed. l am a planner too, lol I must be soooooooooo bad. Saving now, and told everyone I wanted money for x-mas. Why? Plan on going to SG's puppy camp (praying I have a puppy to take).
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I really like kikopup (well, I'll be honest..I think she is a bit too serious) but I really love how simple every thing is so I created this huge thing for reference for when puppy comes and I'm like WTF AM I DOING?!? AHHH!!! lol

- Load the clicker

http://youtu.be/HKHk-6nReTk

- Default behaviors

http://youtu.be/UCwh7_SjUVM

- No mugging the hand

http://youtu.be/C4IzTn-kMU0

- Default leave it

http://youtu.be/PRT6r6d79OU (general)

http://youtu.be/pEeS2dPpPtA (leave it exercise 1)

http://youtu.be/7My9gMIEyiE (leave it exercise 2: eye contact)

http://youtu.be/D9gTe0jPJbU (puppy leave it)

- Positive interrupter (look at me/stop what you are doing)

http://youtu.be/TBvPaqMZyo8

http://youtu.be/TJSGda3b3wA (puppy)

- Eye contact (cue *look at me* response to name)

http://youtu.be/eiMGJBxRtBw

- Puppy recall

http://youtu.be/rjd99MlmqqI

- Stop mouthing/biting (teeth never touch hands. proper response to reaching hands)

http://youtu.be/c77—cCHPyU

- House training word

http://youtu.be/QvPiFcG7ROI

eliminating on cue http://www.sue-eh.ca/page24/page35/

- Touch finger .. also Target object,people, pencil etc..:

http://youtu.be/RWSJVwZybwo

- Teaching his/her name

http://youtu.be/KwPPIxC0J5s

- Teach proper greeting/stop jumping up

http://youtu.be/lC_OKgQFgzw

- Capturing Calmness (reinforcing settling when ignored on lead)

http://youtu.be/wesm2OpE_2c

- Stay (while teaching sit/stand/down) + release cue

http://youtu.be/Vk4PPcE1CqY

- Come =

http://youtu.be/PL9Rk-8KF9I

- Come w/ added distractions

http://youtu.be/tV5qsH5tjYA

http://youtu.be/CYWC8aDe5_w ( puppies)

- Default loose lead walking (regular loose lead/sit when stopped walk)

http://youtu.be/sFgtqgiAKoQ

http://youtu.be/NT8VDgR_Koo

- cue to go sniff/play/release into environment

http://youtu.be/5Kt_pi1z1sA

- Building attention (attention games)

http://youtu.be/aTSuPk2Ccjo

- Leave it for food etc.. on walks/on command

http://youtu.be/zNAOe1djDyc

- Crate training

http://youtu.be/dUzF0g0PwY4

- ignoring people/dogs on walk

http://youtu.be/N-wNloG4Mks

http://youtu.be/8D84UIzt3HM

- Walking manners

(general ignoring other dogs exercise)

http://youtu.be/JY7JrteQBOQ

- Default Backing up into heel position as response

to tight lead.

http://youtu.be/k4LoPU1g310

- Building confidence (Floor surfaces)

http://youtu.be/wUUY-ewQQnY

- Handling exercises

http://youtu.be/AElTVoIPlOw

- Go say hi (greet/come back)

-Fetch

http://youtu.be/726K56xzKJY

- Tug/Drop: Polite Play

http://youtu.be/x9mPoWuvnLg

http://youtu.be/hInjqMSOYgs

*also work on drop it with other objects (crumbled up paper etc..) and without tug

- Go to mat /commands from distance-drop at recall/drop at heel

http://youtu.be/1f_OZto3FvM

do mat with distractions (broom, outside etc..)

take/give: http://youtu.be/5phL604aZDA

hold: http://youtu.be/tFDIhH4it8Y

- Hold while walking

http://youtu.be/TDd3hRJCYwM

- Building attention (calling in from distraction, send back)

http://youtu.be/QFhtFt6Qy6g

- Safety stay (near/far)

http://youtu.be/chphPHz_-b0

- Default Settle (response to being ignored)

http://youtu.be/_2oeOUZ8kls

- Building attention (follow/touch game)

http://youtu.be/yEpmEh2prnM

- Impulse control. Not looking at treats

http://youtu.be/yJd3XceMxN0

- Practice not eating off the floor/fallen food/taking food from strangers

- Advanced loose leash walking (sit when you stop. loose lead=reinforcement to environment. waits for permission to sniff)

http://youtu.be/voW2Vkq0u6Q

http://youtu.be/xHwu0T7PoSw
This is a great list!! Thank you for putting it together. I've become a huge fan of kikopup. She breaks it down and makes it look so easy.
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