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Categories: Playing With Your Dog

Q. Can you suggest a bite tug for my GSD to use as a reward in obedience training?
Cindy,

I have an 80 lb GSD. I would like to purchase a bite tug to use as a reward for basic obedience training. Can you recommend something?

Thanks!
Jeff

A. Hi Jeff,

I use all of these tugs with my Malinois for obedience.

You may also get a lot out of this newer video release, as it will show in detail how to use the tug for an obedience reward; The Power of Playing Tug with your Dog.

I hope this helps.

Cindy Rhodes
  
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