(back cover) BARRON'S Training Your Dog Series Books in this series speak exclusively to the task of dog training and tell you what you need to know about the distinctive traits of individual breeds. You'll find information on virtually every aspect of training, starting with house training, then progressing to basic obedience, walking your dog on a leash, teaching obedience through verbal commands and hand signals, and much more. Special behavior problems are also covered. You'll learn humane methods of eliminating canine bad habits such as begging, jumping on visitors, nipping, and unnecessary barking. Filled with instructive illustrations and full-color photos Training Your Shih Tzu Here's practical instruction that will give you a well-trained Shih Tzu. You'll learn how to establish leadership and understand the ideas behind the training methods as you take the first steps in teaching your dog to be a terrific housedog and companion for life. New owners are invariably charmed by the friendly Shih Tzu, a little dog who delights in pleasing his master. With positive, reward-based training--and patience and understanding on the owner's part--the Shih Tzu can be taught an amazing number of commands, tricks, and good behavior habits, including excellent housetraining skills.Release the dog from the down-stay with aquot;Okay!aquot; or a release hands signal, ... To get started a and to keep or reclaim your seat on the couch or pillow on the bed a herea#39;s how to approach teaching the off command. 1. Place your Shih Tzu onanbsp;...
|Title||:||Training Your Shih Tzu|
|Author||:||Joan Hustace Walker|
|Publisher||:||Barron's Educational Series - 2009|