Pet Pals - Putting your Pet 1st
It is my belief that as an owner and a caretaker it is needed that lots of time be spent with the pet. Fun time, training time, and lazy time. It builds a friendship one that isn't easily broken.
With dogs its their favorite game I play over and over. If there's a behavior that isn't appropriate then I reinforce the opposite of what they're doing with a positive response. Dogs learn through positivity much ...
What Aaron would like to know about your dog
I like to arrange a "Meet 'n Greet" before sitting, check ins, or walking. I believe it establishes a rapport with the canine or feline.
If we can't do that then at least 30 minutes early so that we can get to know each other a little.