As a passionate dog person, I’d bring my dog with me everywhere if I could. One of the places I love taking my dog is on weekend road trips. In those early days, I was seriously unprepared for the feat that is bringing a large animal on a 3+ hour drive. Keep reading to learn from my lessons and enjoy the ride without any roadblocks.
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By Professional Dog Trainer Robert Thomas
Having a reliable recall is arguably the most important skill you can teach your dog. You have the expectation they will always respond. This is especially true for working dogs like the Fox Red Labrador who can often have a mind of their own because of their independent nature. Every time you call your dog, you are essentially asking them to immediately stop what they are doing and turn away from engaging smells and food, among other things. In order to convince them to do this, you have to make yourself more interesting and fun than whatever they’re doing!
Here’s how you do this: