Stop Your Puppy Jumping Up
Blog / 04/23/2013

Stop Your Puppy Jumping Up Learning how to stop a puppy from jumping up is something you need to get onto straight away. Puppies jumping up are a very natural thing that they do when they are little – to get attention – and in the wild to get fed by licking the Mother’s face to encourage food to be regurgitated. Showing your puppy that it does not get attention when it jumps is something that you should encourage from a very early age. Often it can seem like fun when a puppy is very small but when your dog grows to 35kg and can jump 5 foot high it is not so funny. If you do not stop the jumping when your puppy is little then when your puppy turns into a larger dog it soon turns into a more dominant display of demanding your attention! + If your puppy is jumping up, simply turn and walk away. Ignore your puppy, no eye contact, no speaking and no touching. + Continue to ignore and then after your puppy has calmed down, wait for 5 minutes and then call your puppy to you. + If your puppy does not stop…