Viking Dog Training

Why you shouldn't say no to your dog

Posted in 'training, behavioural issues' on March 13, 2015, 10:00 am

The word "no" has to be one of the most over-used words in our interactions with our dogs. Not only is it unnecessary, but it also has no meaning to our dogs. If your dog truly knew the word "no", you would never have to: 

  • repeat the word (getting angrier each time).
  • follow it up by going over to your dog and physically stop what they are doing.
  • say "no" more than once for the same behaviour.

 If your dog knew what "No" means, he would immediately stop what he's doing...

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