Pro Tips for Walking a Dog that is Reactive
Walking your dog is something that should be enjoyable. It is important that you get to have some fun time with your dog, enjoying the outdoors and breathing fresh air. However, not all walks end up smooth like you expected them to. If your dog is reactive; you can expect that some walks will end up being a nightmare. There are some dog walking tricks that you can use to have a peaceful walk regardless of whether your pet has always been reactive or has started being reactive due to a recent bad experience.
You may be walking your pet when another dog turns up unexpectedly, and your loving pet turns into a snarling, growling pest. There is no way that you can for sure know how the dogs are communicating, but you can bet that they are not blowing kisses. Most dog owners will react by panicking especially if there have been past experiences. If you remain calm, you can sure bet that your bet with taking it easy quickly.
If you sight a dog approaching, be quick to cross to the other side of the …