Basic Manners Week 2 Videos

Touch or Hand Targeting

Watch Laurie teach a solid hand target and some great supercharges!

Hand Target turns into a Come

Laurie turns her “touch” into a “here” as fast as Clark Kent  in a phone booth! Notice she’s working outside with sounds and motion, so sometimes Schooner is distracted, but that’s ok, we still party when he succeeds. Then, when Tango comes out, we are able to see the next few steps on our journey to a great recall.


Really Reliable Recall

Leslie has a lot of great tips for how to set up your Dog for success with the very important “COME” command.


This video show a few ways to teach down, including luring, shaping and capturing. Positive reinforcement  dog training gives us LOTS of methods to get what we want!