Problems Training a One Year Old Dog to Heel

I have had my Shepherd for a year now and I am having problems with him lunging at people. At one point I thought he would bite. How do I correct him for this?


I am also wondering how come he do doesn't do what he is told. I have been working on him for a year on heeling and he does just OK with it, then he just starts walking past me. He knows these things, but just doesn't listen. I have been doing this since he was 4m old. What is wrong? Please help me and Axel.

By Vickie


May 9, 20110 found this helpful

You are wise to be concerned about a lunging dog. It sounds like you need some advice from an experience trainer. You could start with some online trainers who post videos. But I would recommend that you find a local trainer with good credentials and get started with them. You need to be able to stop that behavior right away.

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