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#1 Allie_Geris

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Posted 28 April 2013 - 09:38 AM

I was thinking about starting my two BC's on whistle training, but I am not sure if it is the right thing to do. I am a new BC owner and I don't plan on using them for herding. My thoughts were just to use to the whistle for recall commands and some other basic commands. I would like to get some thoughts on whether or not it would be a good idea to use whistle for these commands if I am not planning on using the dogs for herding. 



#2 Gideon's girl

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Posted 28 April 2013 - 03:57 PM

I don't see any negatives to teaching your dog more than you have to, only positives.  Go for it!



#3 ajm

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 09:17 AM

Whistles are there to be heard at greater distances than voice.  go for it.

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