How to Teach a Hand Signal for Sit- Beginner
Method: Fading a Food Lure into the Desired Hand Signal.
Here are the steps to teach a hand signal for Sit
- Get the desired behavior by luring the dog into the sit position with a food reward
- Slowly begin fading the luring motion to resemble the desired hand signal
- Remove the food reward from signal hand
- Then only reward the desired behavior after the chosen hand signal is given.
Published on July 23, 2017
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