Master Dog Trainer Quiz All Dogs Featured Lifestyle Training / Are you a master dog trainer? Test your skills and see if you have what it takes to train your fur baby! When training your dog not to jump, what is one thing you SHOULD do? Yell or push your dog when he begins jumping. Make him wear a tiny hat at all times. Praise and reward (treats) your dog when all four paws are on the ground or when he is sitting Take away his pogo stick. When trying to help fix your dog's separation anxiety, it's important to do the following except: Wrap your dog in a blanket so he looks like a burrito. Set up a video with audio to monitor your dog’s behavior while you are gone. Do not encourage shadowing behavior. Reward calm behavior. When trying to understand why dogs go to the bathroom inside the house initially, you use the mnemonic LOSS, which stands for: Little Octopus Science Show Lots Of Silly Salmon Location, Olfactory, Substrate, Spatial Location, Olfactory, Sneezing, Snuffling When leash training your pup, it's best to use a choke collar or something equally as scary to provide negative reinforcement. True False When finding a good trainer/behaviorist, which one of these is true? They should have a monocle and a cane to look official. The cheaper trainers are better in the long run. They should know all the lyrics to Tiny Dancer. A good trainer should be certified by the IAABC, CCPDT, ACAAB or other legitimate organization. In regards to treating aggression in dogs, "flooding" refers to: Desensitizing your pup by giving her multiple baths. Playing the audio of ocean sounds to calm your pup down. A traumatizing method of immersing your pup in their fear. Using swimming as a stress relief outlet for your pup. When choosing a dog trainer, the most important factors are: Experience, Temperament, References, Philosophy Fashion Sense, Scarf Collection, Pilot's License Eye Color, BMI, Shoe Size, Philosophy Favorite Color, Appreciation for Elton John References, Passion for Fly Fishing When your dog is scared of loud noises, you should: Comfort him like you would a child. Play the drums loudly to immerse him in the sound. Listen to Heavy Metal. Set off fireworks to fill him with patriotic spirit. When setting up your home to be a pet-friendly environment, it's important to: Wax the floors to ensure maximum fun. Provide many small objects and toys that are easily swallowed. Place your pup's bed in the highest traffic area, so she won't get lonely. Make sure any human children in the house understand how to interact with the fur baby. When house training your pup, it's important to: Wait as long as possible between trips outside. Keep the scent of previous accidents around the house, so they'll remember not to do it again. Have a heartfelt conversation with your pup, so he understands your perspective. Control his hydration responsibly while he is initially learning. Bonus Question: Is it possible to leash train a cat? Only if you want to die an early and painful death. Never! Not in this lifetime. No way, Jose! Sure, if you want to turn your cat into a dog. Yes! Keep an eye out for the up-coming Onpets kitten leash-training guide and video.