Keoki's Corner

Teach a Trick: Play Dead

Teach your dog how to play dead when you say “BANG!”

How do dogs learn? Dogs learn by doing the same behaviors repeatedly and being reinforced for that behavior. There are different types of reinforcement, but positive reinforcement has been proven to be an effective training tool and helps establish and strengthen the human-animal bond. Positive reinforcement is usually in the form of praise and food. You can teach just about anything using this method, such as the trick described below. Continue…