Increase Your Dog's Reliability
Through positive dog training, learn how to increase the reliability that your dog will listen to commands.
Behavior professionals often define reliable as responding appropriately to the cue at least 80 percent of the time. That means your dog sits at least 8 out of 10 times when you ask him to. Its unreasonable to expect 100 percent reliability from your dog. It takes commitment to your training program to achieve reliability under a wide variety of conditions. Lets explore some of the elements that make for true reliability.