Schutzhund Training Tips

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Electronic Collar Training for the Schutzhund Dog-Part I: Collar training, theory-understanding; teach the command first; keeping the dog in behavioral balance; escape training; letting the dog win; when to quit-progress toward a goal; finding the dog's sensitivity level; teaching collar understanding of "Here; introducing distractions; when to use higher levels; the avoidance training transition. Appeared in Bloodlines Dec.1991
 

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Electronic Collar Training for the Schutzhund Dog-Part II: Reinforcing the "Heel" command, the training sequence, training the dog to identify the "Heel" position; Training the kennel command; Teaching the sit command, stationary sit, sit from motion; Adding speed on the recall. Appeared in Bloodlines Jan.1992.
 

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Electronic Collar Training for the Schutzhund Dog-Part III: The trained retrieve, using a training table, teaching the meaning of "Hold", the delivery, the retrieve command, using the collar to reinforce "Bring", transition to the ground, leaving your side promptly, developing a prompt return. Appeared in Bloodlines Feb 1992
 

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Electronic Collar Training for the Schutzhund Dog-Part IV: The send out or go out, incorporating the collar, adding speed to the send out, using the wagon wheel drill to teach direction; teaching and using the collar with "Down". Appeared in Bloodlines July/August 1992.
 

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Electronic Collar Training for the Schutzhund Dog-Part V: Jumping, teaching form, teaching the dog not to go around the jump, building condition, adding the retrieve, when to use a collar, proofing with off center throws, teaching the wall jump. Appeared in Bloodlines Sept. 1992.
 

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Electronic Collar Training for the Schutzhund Dog-Part VI: The blind search with hold and bark, teaching the dog to go around a blind, adding additional blinds, earning a reward in the blind, adding the helper. Appeared in Bloodlines October 1992.
 

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