Dog must walk over to "mat" when directed and place all four feet on the mat. Dog must wait for the next chained command before coming off the mat. Dog will begin in front of mat in designated spot. a. Move mat from room to room, gaining distance. b. Move mat outside. c. Move mat to Public Areas. MARK = YES /REWARD = food
EQUIPMENT: Collar leash treats mat
8 of 10 for all a,b,c
Dog touches nose to piexe of paper with a black dot drawn on it. Shaping for precision of nose directly to dot. A. move head in direction of paper, encourage dog to smell paper. MARK, when nose hits paper, reward food. B. MARK when dog touches nose to paper with direct dontact every time. C. Dog touches nose to paper MARK ONLY when the nose touches any part of the dot.
8 of 10 for all ABC 3 tries per rep.
Loose Leash walking: Dog must walk in step and with synchronized steps with the handler. Dog must walk on right side by default, but have the capability to know the skill on the left as well. Jewel link chain, 6 foot lead. Let her go to the end of the leash, pop leash/collar, back up and return. Correct pulling. Encourage by leading with the leash.
80% of total time of outing. max 1 hour
Dogs nose to paper.
10 x 3
"TOUCH" specific to DOT on card. We will draw a new dot on an index card and tape a the trace outline of a bear in the book "The Big Fuzzy". The general idea is to teach her to recognize the shape and the black dot, she will be able to transfer and generalize to cue TOUCH on certain pages of that book with varying conversation happening around it.
8 of 10
Dog is directed to mat through walking towards it or pointing at it. Dog must locate mat in an are that she doesn't see it being placed down. Lay on mat quietly for 5 to 10 min. 12/14 - 12/25
8 of 10
Dog is directed to mat through walking towards it or watching it being placed down. Outside or Inside as the opportunity presents itself- in Public places, dog must sit or down on mat while handler moves around the dog
8 of 10
10 of 10
Dog is directed to walk in step with handler, turn corners, stop and make elevation/terrain changes without hesitation
8 of 10