Do you want a dog who will come to you the first time—every time? That’s what you’ll get when you follow the easy, fun, and effective training steps in The Original Rocket Recall™ (with a foreword by Steve White, working dog consultant, and retired police K9 trainer/supervisor).
This easy-to-follow book lets you say goodbye to the embarrassment of calling your dog and getting no response, and hello to recall training that's fun and effective for you and your dog.
· How to build fabulous focus and attention as a foundation for Rocket Recall™
· The Check-In Game, Name Game, and Chase Me Game—fun ways to build your dog’s attention and desire to come to you
· How to create a simple training plan to get your dog running to you from a long distance
· Strategies for recall success in highly challenging environments, even around other animals
· Ways to avoid—and undo—the common mistakes that undermine a reliable recall
Author Lisa Lyle Waggoner, a certified professional dog trainer and faculty member of The Victoria Stilwell Academy, shares her easy-to-understand training techniques based on today’s modern, scientific positive reinforcement training—the alternative to the outdated shock collar compulsory training techniques.
In The Original Rocket Recall™: Teach Your Dog to Come, you’ll unleash your dog’s focus and enthusiasm like never before so you can safely enjoy off-leash activities.
Whether you’re a dog owner, dog walker, pet sitter, or dog trainer, if you want a dog who will return to you with rocket-like speed the first time—every time—this book is for you!
Praise for The Original Rocket Recall™: Teach Your Dog to Come
“...the definitive guide for teaching a fast, reliable recall— and having fun doing it.” Veronica Boutelle, MA Ed., CTC, Founder of dog*biz
“A reliable recall is one of the greatest gifts you can give your beloved canine companion, allowing him to stay safe while having much greater freedom and many more opportunities to explore his world, without the annoying, constant constraint of a leash. Lisa Waggoner's The Original Rocket Recall™ book is an incredibly valuable gift to the dog-loving world, sharing sound, scientific, and effective positive reinforcement-based methods that can only strengthen relationships between dogs and their humans, and enhance the quality of life for both. Lisa is a superb teacher and trainer and an excellent writer. This book deserves to be read and put into practice by everyone who wants to give their dogs the best life possible.”
Pat Miller, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KA, renowned dog training author