DVD QUIZ #3 - Sit Chapter

All of the answers to these questions are mentioned and explained in the Sit chapter of the No Dog Left Behind dog training DVD or the online version included with purchase of the Puppy or Basic Obedience courses. 

 

1 - A verbal command should be given ______. 

 

A - repeatedly until the dog obeys

B - rapidly, five times in a row

C - once

D - in a silly voice 

E - in an angry voice 

 

2 - Before we start teaching a dog to sit we want to get them _____ by having them follow a ______. 

 

A - engaged - food lure 

B - hyped up - squeaky toy

C - calm - verbal command 

D - excited - toy on a rope

 

3 - If your working with a puppy or a dog that is having attention issues, you should take a break and keep your sessions short

 

A - True 

B - False 

 

4 - The hand motion while luring should be very ____.

 

A - small and close to the nose

B - rapid and moving all over the place

C - big and far from the dog’s reach 

E - fast and jerky 

 

5 - The food lure easily transitions into a _____. 

 

A - reliable command

B - hand signal

C - dog that bites your fingers 

D - dog that jumps up to get the food

 

6 - When first adding physical pressure to the sit command you should ______.   

 

A - say sit loudly while pushing down on the dog’s butt.  

B - push the butt down first, then say sit. 

C - refrain from saying sit and just squeeze the pressure point by the tail bone. 

D - silently use a food lure while gently squeezing the pressure point in front of the hip bones. 

 

 

Answers:

 

1 - A verbal command should be given ______. 

 

C - once

 

 

2 - Before we start teaching a dog to sit we want to get them _____ by having them follow a ______. 

 

A - engaged - food lure 

 

3 - If your working with a puppy or a dog that is having attention issues, you should take a break and keep your sessions short

 

A - True 

 

4 - The hand motion while luring should be very ____.

 

A - small and close to the nose

 

5 - The food lure easily transitions into a _____. 

 

B - hand signal

 

6 - When first adding physical pressure to the sit command you should ______.   

   

D - silently use a food lure while gently squeezing the pressure point in front of the hip bones. 

 

 

Thank you very much for participating in this class. I look forward to seeing you in future classes! Please stay in touch.

 

-Chad Culp, Certified Dog Trainer and Canine Behavior Consultant

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