One of the exercises on the first week of class is to sit and observe your dog for 3 minutes. The point is to be more aware that of what behaviors your dog is doing at any given moment. As trainers, we refer to this as “splitting” behaviors as opposed to “lumping” them together.
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Is it hard for you to understand if your dog’s play is aggressive or just playful?
So, how do you monitor play? This goes regardless of anything: If you think someone is going to truly get hurt, interrupt them.
Some dogs are truly a show off!!! Do you know what I mean? I see this in the play times during classes frequently. Some of the pups, Dancer included, cares more about you watching him play than the actual play.