State of mind focused dog training

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A dogs state of mind, attitude and ability to control his/her impulses are the most important skill in real life situations... unexpected knocks at the door, passing dogs and people while out on the walk, remaining calm and polite at family get togethers, etc. But most folks focus on obedience commands like sits, stays, lay down, etc. rather than the dogs state of mind. A dog can do all these fancy obedience tricks while still behaving over excitedly, anxiously, reactively, and even aggressively. But if you first train the mind to be calm and polite then the rest becomes much easier.

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Title: State of mind focused training

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