“How do I stop my dog from jumping up on people?”

By |2018-02-22T10:45:00+10:00August 1st, 2016|Reinforcement|

Dear Sarah, We’ve been trying to stop our dog from jumping up on people, but he doesn’t seem to be getting the message. He will be really good for a while and then go back to doing the behaviour again. Why is this? Henry T Hi Henry, Jumping up is one of those things that drives everybody nuts, and one area where us humans are REALLY inconsistent. As baby puppies, we actually teach our dogs that jumping up often gets them attention, and while it’s kind of cute when your Golden Retriever is a puppy – it stops being [...]