The dog is controlled by handler. Dog willingly cooperates and is obedient to the handler’s demands at all times during defense exercises. Includes on and off leash control. This general outlook is required to move on to level 2 obedience and protection with dog.
Pet Type A Socialization (home & travel access);
1 Crate stay (duration 15 minutes)
2 Bed Stay (duration 15 minutes)
3 Down stay handler out of site (duration 3 minutes)
3 Boundaries (well defined)
4 Answer door alert
5 Answer door neutral
6 Optional (handler choice)
General outlook basic obedience, boundaries and control for home, car and travel use. Exposure to the common social scenarios dog and handler pet lifestyle.
Exercises Obedience Pet Type B Socialization Experiences (public access):
1 Accepting friendly stranger
2 Sitting for petting
3 Walk on lead public
4 Walk through crowds
4 Stay in sit or down position
6 Reaction to dogs
7 Reaction to public distractions (common)
8 Separation (handler leaves dog with trusted person)
Veterinarian, boarding kennel, handler #2
9 Grooming/clinical exam handling
10 Optional (handler choice)
General outlook social exposure and socialization of common public scenarios. The dog remains obedient and controlled with his handler’s commands.