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Am I Training My Mini-greyhound Right? | matalan

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Am I Training My Mini-greyhound Right?

I think he’s got potty training down very well. He only ever goes inside if he’s alone all day, which is never since he’s my only responsibility.I thik when he DOEs do it, he feels bad about it. I was yelling at him before, but dog training for dummies says “he’s likely just as horrified as you are”. Has anyone here ad much success with that book? It says to take him out of the room so he doesn’t see me clean it up, which i’ve been doing. He’s 4 so I think it took a bit longer to potty train him just because he’s the first one i’ve ever had to train, but pottying outside is pretty much all i ever ask of him. lol and he’s a very good boy when it comes to that. What are good toys for greyhounds? I like to grab his body lightly and say Grrrrr and he bites me playfully and sometimes he innitiates it, but like if he’s obviously in no mood to be grabbed i’ll leave him alone. lol He does not care for fetching. he’ll chase anything i throw but he’s not a retriever. I’ve also been trying to desensitize him to my coming and going, not that it happens a lot but when it does i want to be able to at least let him roam the house instead of being locked up in my room with nothing to do but eat or sleep. I use one of these collars for him
http://i3.squidoocdn.com/resize/squidoo_images/-1/lens19031798_1325622357choke_collar6.jpg
it’s the closest thing i could find at petco to a greyhound collar. plus i absolutely NEVER EVER EVER EVER EVER choke my dog. He may slightly do it to himself from time to time when he’s in the back and is at the end of the leash, but I never use negative reinforcement. he’s such a sweet and loving and nonaggressive dog. lol Please don’t talk at me like i’m abusing him, and what advice do you have? I feel i have everything under control, but i want to get him a present for christmas. I got him a tug toy before but he doesn’t like to tug and it’s long done. What are some good toys for mini greyhounds? =)

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