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Michael Ellis on Timelines in Training

Posted: 05-13-2010 • Length: 4 Minutes, 14 Seconds
Categories: Basic Obedience, Michael Ellis
One of our most common email questions is "Can you give me a timeline on when I should be training my dog and for what?" The answer is "NO" and this short video explains some of the reasons why.

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I wanted to know timelines in training before my pup opened her eyes BUT quickly learned that like people every pup learns at a different rate. Michael Ellis is correct on timelines in training! As you bond with your pup they will tell you when they are ready to move on to a new step. My Shepherd pup is eager to learn & will stare at me with ears up as if saying "come on give me a command!" I stop what I am doing & use her cue as a teaching moment.

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Good short video, but doesn't answer what I am looking for. I'm looking for like an example of a training schedule/format almost and how to know when to advance to either "the next step" or when to take on another exercise.