"Ohh ... this sounds so familiar but don't give up! Although doodles are really smart, I've found them to be an unusual challenge to train compared to other breeds. When Finn turned 10 months old he entered the "terrible…"
"With the recall I think it's important that until you are 100% sure the dog will come to you no matter what, he always have a line on that you can step on, grab, and reel him in with. It's a bit dangerous (to his overall obedience of…"
"Don't be discouraged, they do tend to "forget" what they have learned at that age - just like teenagers! So here is just my two cents for whatever it is worth:
1. The trick to treat training is have really good treats…"
Hi all! I have been reading these posts for some time now and finally decided to ask you all for your thoughts on my one year old Max. We have done two obedience classes and has done really well. However I have been noticing a few things that I have become very frustrated withstood we work in public:1. lately he is choosing not to listen to me when I tell him to come. He will stare at me (we have a staring contest sometimes) and then look to see if I have a treat. If I do, he will come. If I…See More
This group provides a "safe place" for members to share their experiences with training, celebrate "big and little successes" and gain insights as we encounter challenges, to support one another, and to explore how our mindset affects our training.
I just found you guys and I'm excited to keep in touch! Our dog is Max. We brought him home this past September. He is an F1b and his parents are Thad and MaryAnn. He's a RIOT!!!! We laugh all the…"
This is a great place to share about doodles. There are many groups that you can join. For example, there are groups for grooming, nutrition, health/medical, types of doodles, puppy groups etc. Look at the top of your page and click on Groups - check them out. Enjoy!
Thank you for joining us here on DoodleKisses!! If you love doodles, you've come to the right place. This is a great site for doodle lovers....the community members are very friendly and we love to talk about all things related to doodles. I'm sure you will discover many informative discussions, specific interest groups and frequent fun contests here at DoodleKisses.
Adina (DK's creator) and the rest of the Doodle Kisses Community are a fun and supportive group. I know you'll enjoy the website & getting to know everyone as much as I do. Welcome!!
Kemp (and my four doodles)
Ripley, Shiloh, Oliver and Truman