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1

Tethers, fences, baby gates, exercise pens, blinds/curtains, and environmental control are an example of what?

Management

2

4 types of collars?

Martingale sight hound
Martingale limited slip
Flat collar quick release
Flat collar buckle

3

How loose should a flat collar be?

2 to three fingers

4

How do you fit a martingale collar?

Being collar to top of neck, pull d rings in and fit until you can fit two fingers in

5

What are the three types of head collars?

Gentle leader
Halti
Canny collar

6

What are the five types of training collars?

Prong, chain, electric, underground fence, bark

7

How do you fit a prong collar?

Bring collar in the middle of the neck, pull the d rings together and remove or add links until it fits snug. Remove link to take off collar

8

How to fit a choke chain?

Up all the way in the neck, and the d ring that's connected to the leash should be on top of the dogs head

9

How do you use a electric collar?

Any punishment should only be given two to three times in a given situation to end a behavior. Once stopped, you give a cue to a winning behavior

10

Why do you only use tracking harnesses in tracking or sport situations?

It encourages pulling

11

What are the pros and cons of retractable leashes?

P: can be used in open field situations to allow them to roam but still be attached.

C: dangerous, encourages pulling

12

What are the pros and cons for long lines?

P: great for recall practice, used in sports, stronger than a retractable

C: have both hands on or they can pull it out of your hands

13

Pros and cons of standard leashes?

P: Variety of styles, lengths, versatile

C: be careful about the weight of the leash

14

What are the pros and cons of waist leashes?

P: exercising, get the leash out of the clients hands, stop the habit of jerking the leash

C: dogs that are too big can pull the person down/injure them

15

What is DAP

Soothing pheromone for dogs