If you are tired of your Shih Tzu trying to take you for a walk it is time to start dog leash training. Dog leash training is a helpful tool to establish your dominance with your Shih Tzu. Before you start training sessions allow your dog to get acquainted with their collar or harness by wearing them in the home. Make sure to try to avoid walking your dog in any places that are unfamiliar or have many distractions.
10 Steps to Have Your Shih Tzu Leash Trained
1. Know your dog’s personality; an energetic Shih Tzu loves to be on the go.
2. You will need to pick-up a few training tools for your Shih Tzu’s who is new to leash training. Your dog will need a leash that is around 4 to 6 feet long, an appropriate sized collar and harness, and some favorite treats.