Train the Shar Pei: Five Simple Steps

Posted by on Dec 16, 2011 in Dogs, Pets, Shar Pei | 0 comments

Five Tips to Train Your Shar PeiTraining a Shar Pei is not a hard task. All you need is dedication, patience along with a few easy to learn techniques and you will break them in successfully.

Here are 5 Useful Tips for how you can break in your Shar Pei with great results:

1. In order to prevent the Shar Pei from being disoriented and so that they can learn orders quickly just one individual should train a Shar Pei starting out. When too many people try to train your Shar Pei simultaneously this might stop progress.

2. You should utilize positive feedback. Whenever the Shar Pei follows instructions, the trainier should reward this behavior so that he will understand that what he did was good. If the Shar Pei does not follow or understand instructions, never berate him. Shar Peis are not as smart as humans, they take longer to learn. What you have to take into account is that the Shar Pei might not easily comprehend your instructions in just one training, it requires repeated attempts to break in the Shar Pei successfully. Don’t harass your Shar Pei as he might develop skittishness which may stunt his learning and readiness to be trained. Trainers should give snacks or treats in order to reward a Shar Pei, but you do not want to overdue it.

3. Teach lessons 1 at a time. Try to train him on 1 instruction after another. In the event he cannot remember it, just remain on that order only because trying new commands will probablly just confuse the Shar Pei. Rely on the basics.

4. In executing instructions, keep your inflection pleasant so that your Shar Pei will gladly follow your instructions. Shar Peis respond best to a low and coaxing tone. If you scream, he may become annoyed and fearful.

5. Train your Shar Pei in different locales. When you keep the Shar Pei in just one particular place like your house, he will not have the ability to adapt to a new space with different individuals. Take him to a park or throughout the neighborhood. This will aid your Shar Pei get acquainted with more people and breeds.

Shar Pei Training: Conclusion

Teaching your Shar Pei will frequently be challenging, but it will be worth it. In the end, you will be the one to benefit when your Shar Pei is taught. Who knows, he might even save your life in the future and pay back everything you taught him.

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