When Working With Animals, Patience Is Key.
Remember the saying “patience is a virtue”? Keep remembering that when training! All animals work and learn at a different pace so be patient with them. By being patient you are less likely to get frustrated with your animal which means that the chances that the training session will stay positive is greater.
Agility competitors know what I mean when I say, “enjoy the journey”. Or what about, “focus on the journey, not the destination”. Enjoy the moments of success and challenges along the way because there is no rush when you are committed to your dog. [Read more…] about Michele’s Tuesday Training Tip – The Power Of Patience