Dog clothes wearing- training tips
Putting clothes on a dog is a difficult task initially. Moreover putting on cloths is only about winning half of the battle, because your pooch will remove it as soon as he got a chance. If a pet lover wants dress up his canine in cold weather to keep him warm for some unusual occasion, here are some essential tips that one should consider.
Step 1: choose simple clothes initially, in order to make your dog feel comfortable. Once it gets comfortable with these clothing he will try other cloths also.
Step 2: bring clothes on your dog’s fitting or measure your dog prior to get in clothes. Do not bring cloths in beginning having embellishments or disturbing accessories, as this may make a dog feel uncomfortable.
Step 3: initiates the process of putting on clothes by keeping the dog busy. Offer him some treat or toys to remove his attention from the clothes. Speak to him in soothing voice and praise him constantly for cooperating, while putting on clothes.
Steps 4: put on hair bands on his fur very gently to make him familiar to wear a hat or other elegant clothe accessories. Initially the dog will definitely try to remove them. Keep patience and replace it repeatedly and do praise him or give him some reward so that he will not take it off.
Step 5: reward or praise the dog whenever he keeps the dog clothes or hair bands on for a long period of time. Initially start with few seconds and then increase the timing until he accepts it and keep them on for a time. Take the hairband and clothes off after some time and reward the pooch. Take an interval of 30 -40 minutes between placing the cloths on again. Leave them on for a few minutes and reward them again if he does not try to take them off.
Step 6: do not keep the clothes on for a long time in the beginning until he gets comfortable with the clothing. Once the dog is accustomed with clothing, retain it for 15-20 minutes and steadily increase the timing.
Now days the pet clothes are also available online at discounted prices. You can order your desired cloths from an online pet store and get them at your doorsteps within 6-7 working days. With this, you can even avoid your extra effort of going to a shop and search for the best clothes for your furry friend.