Objective: Practice Leave It with your dog. Process: Object on the ground. Cover item with your shoe if dog goes for said item. Reward them when the stop and make eye contact with you. What really happens instead: You: Leave it. Teller, the Terrier: CHALLENGE ACCEPTED!!
We had a 6 month old Cairn Terrier staying with us the past several days. She's probably the easiest-going Terrier I've met in a long time. While every dog is an individual, Terriers in general tend to be known as being pretty persistent, feisty and confident. If you're bred to go into deep dark holes [...]