The Knack: How to teach an old dog new tricks, by Roy Page
Saturday 01 November 1997
"Your personality counts for a lot, too, when training dogs. You have got to be prepared to put yourself in the position of your dog and understand the way he thinks. He might be a loveable, well-behaved pet, but disappointingly unresponsive to learning new tricks. This is when you should ask yourself whether you're doing it for his benefit - or your own ego." Roy Page is chairman of the Obedience Liaison Council for the Kennel Club of Great Britain
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