DVD QUIZ #6 - Heel Chapter

All of the answers to these questions are mentioned and explained in the Heel 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 - The industry standard is for the dog to walk on your  _____ side. 

 

A - left 

B - right

 

2 - Heel means for the dog to walk at your side with their _____ approximately even with your legs. 

 

A - Front legs 

B - Tail 

C - Back legs 

D - Rib cage 

 

3 - We start introducing heel by using a food lure.

 

A - True

B - False 

 

4 - Assuming the dog is heeling on your left side, you should hold the treat in your left hand and the leash in the right

 

A -True   

B - False 

 

5 - You should never pop the leash because it’s mean and dogs don’t like it. 

 

A - True

B - False 

 

6 - You should draw _______ in front of the dog and pop the leash every time they pass it. 

 

A - a picture

B - straws 

C - a deep breath 

D - an imaginary line 

 

7 - Along with luring and leash pops, we can also _____. 

 

A - drop treats on the ground 

B - change directions 

C - say heel repeatedly until the dog listens 

D - stop and wait for the dog to stop pulling 

 

8 - Heel means for the dog to walk at your side on a ______

 

A - tight leash 

B - loose leash

C - long leash

D - short 

 

9. Popping the leash is essential for maintaining a loose leash because tension in the leash causes frustration which can lead to leash reactivity or leash aggression. 

 

A - True

B - False  

 

10 - In the early stages, it is good to work on Heel by pacing back and forth and making a lot of turns. 

 

A - True

B - False 

 

ANSWERS

 

1 - The industry standard is for the dog to walk on your  _____ side. 

 

A - left 

 

2 - Heel means for the dog to walk at your side with their _____ approximately even with your legs. 

 

A - Front legs 

 

3 - We start introducing heel by using a food lure.

 

A - True

 

4 - Assuming the dog is heeling on your left side, you should hold the treat in your left hand and the leash in the right

 

A -True   

 

5 - You should never pop the leash because it’s mean and dogs don’t like it. 

 

B - False 

 

6 - You should draw _______ in front of the dog and pop the leash every time they pass it. 

 

D - an imaginary line 

 

7 - Along with luring and leash pops, we can also _____. 

 

B - change directions 

 

8 - Heel means for the dog to walk at your side on a ______

 

B - loose leash

 

9. Popping the leash is essential for maintaining a loose leash because tension in the leash causes frustration which can lead to leash reactivity or leash aggression. 

 

A - True 
 

10 - In the early stages, it is good to work on Heel by pacing back and forth and making a lot of turns. 

 

A - True

 

 

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, Canine Behavior Consultant and Owner of Thriving Canine. 

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