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…Is the beginning of an awesome relationship.
For a trainer, one of the most rewarding things is getting to see the *light go on*; the instant when the dog understands and acknowledges “Hey, I get this”.
Another rewarding moment, sometimes even more so, is when the owner gets it. When we can reach the owner, we have common ground on which to reach the dog.
Last night in my basic obedience (leash and collar) class, we had each of these moments. When I got the owner to understand and do the task correctly, the face on the dog changed as she understood, too.
The door opened and now there are great things ahead for this dog-owner team!

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