Fixing Problems in the Fuss (Foos) Position


In this video you will see excerpts from 2 sessions with JJ the Doberman. In the first session Kim and Jason of Audax K9 identify and discuss problems with his understanding of the basic position heel, Fuss AKA Foos. JJ is hesitant to come all the way next to the handler and prefers to sit back half a length. We take JJ back to basics, Follow the food, nose to the target, take reward properly, move the rear end, then create the forward reward to pull him closer to the proper position through prediction of reward position. Then left le