Teaching tricks to your dog has many benefits. Such as, it will build a stronger relationship bond between you and your dog. It also helps your dogs skills improve by being able to learn stuff faster. Trick training is also more likely to build better health for your dog. It also can increase their flexibility, balance and stamina, as well as boost their conifdence. Trick training also is a great tool to help your dog burn off some energy. You can reinforce a bad behavior such as jumping on to people into a positive behavior by having your dog do a trick instead.
Some simple tricks to teach your dog can be:
- Catch it
- Roll over