Train the Skye Terrier: 5 Easy Steps

Posted by on Apr 9, 2011 in Dogs, Pets, Skye Terrier | Comments Off on Train the Skye Terrier: 5 Easy Steps

Five Tips to Train Your Skye TerrierTraining a Skye Terrier is pretty simple. You just need dedication, patience as well as a few easy to learn tactics and you will break them in successfully.

Here are five Useful Suggestions on how to train a Skye Terrier successfully:

1. To avoid the Skye Terrier from getting confused and in order that they can recognize orders easily only 1 person should train a Skye Terrier in the beginning. When too many folks attempt to train a Skye Terrier at the same time this can halt the process.

2. You must always use positive feedback. Whenever a Skye Terrier does something right, you should praise the act so he can know that what he did was good. If your Skye Terrier will not understand your commands, don’t push him. Skye Terriers aren’t as intelligent as humans, they take longer to learn. What you have to accept is that a Skye Terrier might not readily understand all your commands in just one training, it takes repetitive attempts to break in the Skye Terrier . Do not berate the Skye Terrier as he might begin to develop fear which may hinder his learning and ability to be trained. You can give treats or food in order to praise the Skye Terrier, but you should not overuse it.

3. Teach lessons one at a time. Attempt to train him on 1 skill after another. In the instance where he will not retain it, try to stay on that instruction only because adding additional instructions will probablly just confuse the Skye Terrier. Rely on the basics.

4. When you are executing skills, keep your inflection pleasant so the Skye Terrier will cheerfully follow your teachings. Skye Terriers will respond to a quiet and coaxing tone. When you yell, he might be nervous and startled.

5. Train your Skye Terrier in different places. When you keep your Skye Terrier in a certain place like your house, he won’t be able to adapt to a different environment with new individuals. Take him to your park or around the neighborhood. This can help your Skye Terrier get familiar with different breeds and people.

Conclusion: Skye Terrier Training

Teaching the Skye Terrier will often be difficult, however it’ll always be worth it. In the end, you will be the beneficiary when your Skye Terrier is reared. Who knows, he might even save your life in the future and repay everything you taught him.

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