you know that a dog responds more to your tone of voice
during training than any other training element?
dogs also respond to your body language but it is the
tone of voice that really makes the difference.
actually explains a lot, especially when you consider
that your dog might not respond when your voice becomes
high and pitchy!
if you are living with a blind dog then you need to pay
more attention to your tone of voice than you would with
a dog that can see. Why? Because your tone of voice is
living with a blind dog, you will soon find that your
dog responds to your tone of voice even more so. Your
dog will be able to know whether he has been good,
whether he has been bad or whether he should be on alert
from the tone of your voice.
will be living with a blind dog then you may need to
work on controlling your tone of voice and being more
conscious of how you use your voice.
can convey quite a bit of information to your dog.
your voice can also send a mixed message if you are
feeling uptight or annoyed, since
dog can't look at you to see if you're OK.
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