Preventing Your Dog from Jumping Up on People
Your dog most likely jumps up on people because he was encourage to do so as a puppy. However, it’s not as much fun now that your dog is fully grown. Thus you’ll need to deter your dog from jumping up and give him something more appropriate to do. Whenever your dog starts to jump up on you, turn around quickly so he drops to the floor. Don’t make a fuss but give him a treat and praise once all four feet are on the floor. Encourage all household members and trusted friends to follow this same procedure. Anticipate when your dog may jump up on people and insist that he sit down. If your dog is sitting quietly at your side, he can’t be jumping up on people. Soon your dog will learn that jumping up on people is not allowed. Ask your vet Roanoke, VA to learn more.