Training your Labrador is great fun but here are some training tips you may not have know you needed!
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Now yes the labrador retriever is one of The most fun dog breeds on the world To train but there are some tips that You might not know that you needed in Today’s video i want to look at three Things to help you train perfect Labradors that you might not have Thought that you needed to be doing Every single day [Music] So the first training tip that you Probably didn’t think that you needed For your labrador is exactly this it’s An up-up command sully Come on buddy Up up Yes good boy good yes break Now that up up command might seem Trivial and because it might seem Trivial is the reason that many people Don’t think that they need to teach it To their dog but the up-up command is Nothing more than a simple extension From the place command but it gives us Tons of different opportunities it Allows us to help navigate our dogs Through our world it allows us to go and Explore the great outdoors more Effectively but also one of the most Powerful reasons for a good up up Command that people didn’t think they Needed until they realized that they Desperately wanted it is getting your Dog to jump up into the back of the car
Having your dog be able to jump up and Down on command is an absolute game Changer whether it comes to you taking Them somewhere to go on adventure taking Them to the vets taking them to daycare Taking them with you on holiday save Your back save the frustration save your Dog becoming stressed and anxious about The experience and turn it into a fun Obedience command and have your dog have The ability to jump in and out of the Car and then use that for knock-on Effects in situations where you never Dreamed you might need it but you’ve got It at your disposal when you do silly Break good boy yeah good boy good boy so The second command that a lot of people Don’t understand that they need is Exactly that it’s a break command it’s Communicating to your labrador Incredibly efficiently that they are Free to go and do whatever they want the Problem is if you don’t have a break Command your dog becomes accustomed to Picking and choosing when they think That they are finished with a command if You’ve asked your dog to sit and then Let them decide when they finish sitting That is a slippery slope to poor Behavior it’s a slippery slope to poor Obedience especially when you try and Take that dog out into the real world That you’re surrounded by competing Motivators so teach your dog a break
Command and make it very black or white For them make it very binary it’s one or Zero I’m asking you to do something and if i Ask you to do that you do that thing Until i tell you otherwise and me Telling you otherwise is either me Asking you to do something else so we Might go from a down to a sit we might Go from a sit to a heel or the other Thing might be you’re done great job off You go and play and that is a break Command so teach your labrador a great Command and you’ll be shocked at just How useful that is in that right silly Boy am i right yes it is For you having a dream k-9 companion Just like uncle sully here and the last Tip that i think is incredibly important To talk about and maybe it’s not Something that you didn’t know you Needed but maybe you didn’t realize you Needed it as much as i think you do and That is the ability to walk your Labrador on a loose lead every single Day where your labrador is looking up to You for guidance and direction on that Walk that makes that walk not only a More enjoyable experience for you and For your dog which means you’re more Likely to do it which means you’re more Likely to do it for longer which means Your labrador gets more exercise and a Well-exercised labrador is simply a
Better labrador so it has those amazing Impacts but the knock-on effects Are endless the knock-on effects Are countless and having that ability to Go on a loose lead pack migration and Tap into your dog’s natural and an Innate desire to migrate with that pack Even if that’s just you and your one Labrador that will make a dog that Naturally wants to follow your guidance And direction that naturally looks up to Your loving leadership and when you have A dog that’s doing that when you find Yourself in a situation that you Couldn’t plan for or prepare for you Will be able to navigate that Successfully and safely and you and your Labrador will be happier and better Behaved because of it guys i hope you Enjoyed that video if you want to learn More about one of my favorite breeds in The world the labrador retriever make Sure you subscribe to this channel Because it’s exactly what it’s designed To do and i can’t wait to see you on the Next episode