It is common to find dog walkers having to deal with ugly and embarrassing incidents with their dogs. Whenever this happens the dog walker is often not in control of the dog or the pack. However, to enjoy a more pleasant and safer dog walking experience, there are things to keep in mind.
Yes, there are do’s and don’ts to follow. Keeping to these will help you walk your dog safely. Here is one of the most important of the etiquettes you should apply today.
Understand your dog
Before walking your dog, it is important to know the capabilities of the dog. You must know what puts the dog into undesired state and avoid those things. For instance, if your dog easily gets irritated by certain vehicles, certain people, sound or light, then you should avoid walking the dog towards these things. Better still you can train the dog accept those triggers that are not harmful to it.
Conclusively, you can also give other dog walkers heads-up if your dog easily have issues with other people and animals. If you follow this important etiquette you are more likely to have a more pleasant dog-walking experience always, and your dog will get to bond with you perfectly.