Good habits are best started young, and keeping close contact with a dog is no exception. As the distance between you and your dog increases your influence over him diminishes.
And so with close hunting dogs like spaniels, and with our retriever breeds, we really need to build a habit of keeping in close contact with our puppies. With that in mind, I have posted a short video on the labrador site.
Just click on the play button to watch it now
Lorraine Brown says
Hi Pippa, my cocker spaniel puppy is 3 months old now and the videos are really helping-thanks
I am really enjoying your training videos and advice as I am training my first gun dog, Alfie (cocker spaniel.
All advice greatly appreciated!