One of the Best Tricks to Teach Your Otterhound: On Trust and Paid For

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Trick to teach your Otterhound
Great trick to teach your Otterhound

“On Trust” and “Paid For” for is among the earliest dog tricks that has been offering as much excitement as anything a dog can possibly do since the early 1900s. It is a great trick to teach your Otterhound. It isn’t the most convenient trick to be learned but it can be elaborated on and demonstrated in numerous different ways to impress the majority of people.

To teach your Otterhound this trick, call your dog to you, permitting him to stand or take a seat, as he wants, and hold his head stable with one hand, while you hold a treat on his nose.

Teach your Otterhound the “on trust” trick

State to him, “On trust, on trust,” steadying and limiting his head from moving with one hand while holding up a warining finger with the other and reciting the words, “On trust, on trust”.

Teach your Otterhound the “paid for” trick

Next, let go of his head, stating “paid for,” and give him a little tap underneath the chin. This will cause him to toss the snack up and catch it. Of course, in his earlier attempts he will not have the ability to capture the snack, but he needs to be enabled to eat the snack after it hits the floor.

It’s a terrific trick for your Otterhound

Constant repeating of this training will produce effectiveness. In time you ought to stop limiting his head with your hand and permit him to balance the treat on his nose till you say “Paid for.”

He can also be taught to hold the snack between his teeth and to not swallow it up until told to do so. This trick can be made more impressive by holding a conversation with your Otterhound. For instance, you may state: “Buddy, old boy, here is a very delicious treat, but it is ‘on trust.'”

Slightly stress the word “trust” and after that state: “I am glad you dislike eating things on trust, but this I have actually just discovered has been ‘paid for,'” highlighting the words “paid for.”

Your Otterhound can likewise be taught to toss the treat after hearing a particular number. To teach this, balance it on his nose and hold his head while you count plainly and intentionally, 1, 2, 3, and then touch him under the chin. Before he has learned the technique he will toss it up as often at one, two, four, as he will at 1, 2, 3, however he should be drilled till he will not toss it till he hears “3.” It will make it much easier for him if you slightly stress the “3” word.

After a while you can utilize lots of combinations of numbers and he will wait till he hears the stressed “3.” As you are training him don’t make him wait too long before you state “three,” and permit him to consume the snack.

“Trust” and “Paid For” may be remarkably hard trick for your Otterhound to learn and needs a lot of patience from you. Remember, do not penalize your Otterhound if he can’t perfect the technique, instead blame yourself for being a lousy teacher.:–RRB- In any case, take pleasure in teaching your Otterhound this trick and have loads of fun along the way.

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