Preparation for Training:There are several basic skills that are need for an assistance dog that helps the handler when in a wheelchair.All begin with foundation behaviors of*nose targeting* paw target*loose leash walking*30 seconds of eye contactDesensitizing your dog to the…
List of Tasks for WheelchairIt is usually easiest to teach the following tasks with the handler either sitting on the ground or in a chair first, then train sitting on the wheelchair. Experiment to see what works for you and…
Tips for a Service Dog Owner"As a power wheelchair user, I’d like to add some things (to your videos) that might be helpful, especially to people who are raising and training their own service dogs from puppyhood.Personally, I can’t imagine…
We have had several questions about the best leashes to use with wheelchairs so here is our response!