by Tamara Jackman
@ Underdog Training
About the Author:
Tamara has been training dogs since 2001 when she worked for the RSPCA in Western Australia as a volunteer and then as shelter staff before moving to Melbourne in late 2004 to complete the National Dog Trainers Federation course to become a qualified dog trainer. Tamara has a special interest in the behaviour, management and rehabilitation of shelter and pound dogs and regularly gives seminars around Australia relating to these topics. As well as training and taking classes most days, Tamara works behind the scenes to ensure all Underdog classes run smoothly. Tamara specialises in puppy pre school- ensuring all Underdog puppies get the best possible start and foundation to their lives. Tamara loves all breeds with a particular liking for herding and terrier breeds.
We are frequently asked what training exercises are the most important for a dog to be able to do reliably.…
In my 15 year career as a dog trainer one thing that has become apparent to me is just how…