Lifts his right paw and puts onto persons hand (or another target e.g. Book) when handler’s hand is extended (or target presented).
Verbal cue ‘paw’.
(Left paw will be verbal command ‘shake’)
Leo could do paw onto a book and now does it onto a hand target. Keep practising and outside as well to solidify action.
Nb. If he mouths the hand at all he doesn’t get a treat.
Date: next time try to get him placing paw onto my palm which is on floor, gradually raise the height of my paw then until he has to reach up with his paw, like touch but with his paw and not nose.
Hand signal: put your left hand out palm up towards his right paw, or left paw
Verbal cue: paw or shake. offer palm for him to touch hand. offer target stick for him to paw the end
Distance: close by. Started to get leo to touch his paw onto the target stick where I am 1.5 m away
Date: 12 MAy 2017
Hand signal: put hand out palm up towards his left paw.
Verbal cue: paw as lifts foot
Date: 10 May 2017
Hand signal: extend hand towards left paw. click for not mouthing hand as it gets close also for movement of left paw. then clicked for taking paw in my hand as he lifted it.
Verbal cue: paw, said after paw lifts from ground
Treats: after action