“Our dog pulls on the lead when we are walking him. Is there a way to stop that?”

By |2018-02-22T11:08:29+10:00March 1st, 2016|General Information, Harnesses, Lead Walking|

Dear Sarah, Our dog pulls when we walk him on lead. Is there a piece of equipment that we can buy that will stop him from pulling? Veronica B Hi Veronica, Great question! The short answer is “no”. Some pieces of equipment can help make the job of teaching the dog to walk beside you easier, but I don’t believe that there is a piece of equipment that will actually “cure” the dog from pulling. Dogs have something known as an “opposition reflex”, a balance reflex that kicks in when a dog is pulling on lead. Dogs are strongest [...]