This year Corrine is working on giving her clients even more information to help them navigate those early weeks of having a puppy. Part of this approach includes writing new handouts for ForPaws dog and puppy training and walking clients that they can use to help address common training problems. Below is an excerpt from our latest handout on Attention Seeking Behaviour. If you would like our help in managing your puppy's attention seeking tactics, then sign up to our puppy training classes or training 121s today!
"Most dogs simply love spending time with their human owners and tend to be rather ingenious at finding ways to get and keep their attention, which is one of the joys and blessings of having a dog! However, like young children, many dogs do not understand the difference between the times when it is okay to seek our attention and the times when it is not and many can be very insistent that we focus on them all the time constantly, which can be exhausting and frustrating for new puppy ‘parents’.