The Dog Cries to Obtain Attention or Food

  • The dog cries to come in
  • The dog cries when you are seated at the table
  • The dog cries to be petted
  • The dog cries his way into using the couch
  • The dog cries to be by your side, etc...

The dog must earn your attention. The dog should never get your attention freely, whenever he wants it. When your dog approaches you to obtain affection or to play, ignore him for a few minutes to give him time to calm down. Give your dog a sequence of commands such as 'SIT - STAND - DOWN DON'T TOUCH - STAY'. Once your dog has properly executed your commands, he deserves your attention and your affection. The dog must always do something to earn your attention. 'Giving attention' doesn't necessarily mea n petting him for hours. To get maximum results from this program, two minutes of petting is enough. Each member of your family must honor this principle. Try giving your dog attention when he doesn't expect it. Dogs Quickly learn that crying and begging will get them everywhere. Many dogs make crying a full-time activity. Frequently, a family member will relent at the sight of a moisteyed, whining dog, and will feed him from the table If you give in to your dog just once, you have just turned control over to your dog. The same scenario will repeat itself when you want to put your dog in a cage, No matter what the situation is, any master who gives in to a crying, moaning dog is in for a lot of headaches! The dog will quickly construe that his pitiful look will give him anything he wants from his oversensitive master.

For your own good and that of your dog, it is essential to develop a resistance to the pathetic look of a manipulative dog. Whenever the dog tries to win you over with his pitiful look, you must be ready to tell him 'HEYI' with an assertive tone. Otherwise, your dog will become the master. He will become fat from eating table scraps. You will be unable to leave the house without your dog; you will lose your couch, even your bed!.

So, as soon as the dog starts to cry and to give you the pitiful look, tell him 'HEY!' immediately with an assertive tone, and give him a SHORT SPRAY of citronella, If he doesn't cry within the next few minutes, congratulate him with the SR 'SOUND + GOODI " so that he understands that he now displays acceptable behavior.

The dog must earn your attention. The dog should never get your attention freely, whenever he wants it. When your dog approaches you obtain affection or to play, ignore him for a few minutes to give him time to calm down. Give your dog a sequence of commands such as “SIT – STAND – DOWN – DON´T TOUCH - STAY”. Once your dog has properly executed your commands, he deserves your attention and your attention. “Giving attention” doesn´t necessarily mean petting him for hours To get maximum results from this program, two minutes of petting is enough. Each member of your family must honor this principle. Try giving your dog attention when he doesn’t expect it.

Note: If for any reason your dog’s cries persist, consult a veterinarian, as he could be suffering from some unknown ailment.

Dogs with such behavior need obedience training. Please consult Section 3 which explains all 10 obedience commands, and practice them every day. Give particular attention to the 'STAY" and 'PLACE' commands. We also suggest that you consult the section on the dog's place in the family.

Remote Controlled Dog Trainer Using Spray Commander: Preliminary Remarks Programming the Remote Control Dog Training The dog's place within the family Socialization Causes for Dog Disobedience Rules and Notions of Behavior Indicators for Good and Bad Behavior Two Categories for Positive Reinforcement (Primary, Secondary) The "SOUND" Option on Spray Commander When to stop using the sound How to Reward a Dog When to use the Citronella Spray The Warning Feature on Spray Commander How to Use Correction Wisely Play During and After Training Session Never Let the Dog Win Stress and Your Dog The Ten Basic Commands Sequence Chart 1: Primary Training Phase Sequence Chart 2: Obedience Training How to Begin Obedience Training Obedience Training "SIT' when the dog is standing "DOWN" when the dog is seated "SIT" when the dog is lying down "STAND" 1 when the dog is seated "STAND" 2 when the dog is lying down "DOWN" when the dog is standing Consolidation Exercises Practice the commands from a distance Positive Association "STAY" Command The "STAY" command from a distance "HEEL" Command How to obtain desired results with a leash When the dog constantly tugs at the leash The Gentle Leader Collar for Dogs "DON’T TOUCH" Command Biting Dog Games "STOP" Command Spray Commander: A Short-Term Training Tool Re-Educating Your Dog Dealing with Unacceptable Behavior How to Evaluate a Problem Counter-conditioning and systematic desensitization 2. Systematic desensitization 3. Immersion Problems with Soiling Possible causes for soiling Fears and phobias Urinating by submission or excitement How to solve the problem The importance of a cage in education for soiling Should you catch your dog in the act Underlying reasons most frequent in dealing with soiling problems: The pack leader controls the food Examples of dominant behavior How lo introduce your dog to strangers Dog Destruction Possible causes for destruction Games and investigating the environment The dog that demands attention How to prevent destruction Before leaving the house Make sure that the dog gets enough exercise How to Prevent Chasing or Running Away Typical causes for running away or chasing Game investigation social contact Procedure to counter chasing The dog that Jumps and Grabs at People Picking up or Stealing Objects How to Stop Your Dog from Stealing Coprophagia - The dog that eats his stools The Agitated, Excitable Dog The Dog Cries to Obtain Attention or food Separation anxiety Treating Separation Anxiety Separation Anxiety Steps 4-5 Separation Anxiety Steps 6-8 Conclusion regarding Separation Anxiety Fear of men The difference between a fearful dog and a dominant aggressive dog Fear of certain people or other dogs How the Dog reacts to Change Automobile Rides Dog Tricks and Games The search for a person or an object : "Bring to", "Bring the in" "SNIFF / FETCH" Game "JUMP" Game "ROLL OVER" Trick "GIVE YOUR PAW" "THERE'S A BISCUIT ON YOUR NOSE!" How to establish limits with Spray Barrier How to prevent the dog from leaving his territory and running away Excessive barking How are undesirable behaviors reinforced? Feline Problems Feline vocalisation Inappropriate Elimination Behavior Inappropriate Spraying in Cats Aggression among Cats How to select a good educator if you need help Dog Behavior Glossary