If you have a very temperamental dog that does not wear a harness, you need to grab the waist of the dog between your knees. At this time, to properly stretch the harness so that the soft part was on the inside.
The first thing you need to put a closed ring on the dog's neck (the dimensions of the harness in the neck area can change).
Now you need to deploy a bridge (which connects the closed ring and strap) so that it was located on the throat.
Then move the strap to the desired position, thereby limiting the space between the bridge and the closed ring.
Push the front right paw of the dog in the space between the strap and a closed ring. Thus, it appears that the jumper will pass through the chest and right foot is clothed in a harness.
Now there was one loose end that need to make the arm of his left paw.
You can now fasten the strap. The dog should be put on legs and to straighten a closed ring around the neck so that it is not squeezed, but at the same time were tightly wrapped around the dog's neck. Check the jumper on the breast, she should lie flat.
Try to tighten the strap, otherwise the dog will be able to easily wriggle out of freely buttoned straps.
Fasten the carabiner clip leash, adjustable tension straps and you can safely go for a walk.
Advice 2: How to put a harness on a dog
Harnesses are different. It's basically a leash that is associated with the strap passing through the front part of the dog's chest, which stops her trying to rush forward. The harness can be driving, guarding, pinch.
Contact your handlers before you begin to teach your dog to harness. Many of them believe that the constant wearing may not be the best way to affect the posture of the dog and the position of its forelimbs. Puppies better output to walk on the harness, so as a kid, if you are interested in something, may suddenly jerk of the leash and hurt his neck, back, or thyroid gland. Harnesses are indispensable for dogs of the smallest and most large breeds.
Find out at the pet store what size of the "dog gear" will suit your dog (from XXS to XL). Buy a harness from leather, synthetic leather or nylon, check straps, buckles, rings and carabiner on the leash.
Going to call the dog. "Ride" her, holding her waist between his knees. Remove and straighten all straps harnesses soft lining inside. Take the left hand harness behind the crosshairs of the straps, which must already be on the withers of the animal, and the right grab the rope loop where the mount for the rifle. The lower part of the harness at this time should be placed between the front paws of the dog. Fold it in half so that the chest straps were placed on top.
Put a harness on the animal's head, pull her ears. If the thick fur of the pet prevents wear, gently pull it from under the straps as you move to the base of the neck. Importantly, the dog was not hurt, especially if you put on her harness for the first time. Make sure that the straps squeezed her neck.
Pass through the harness turns the front paws of the dog, straighten the straps on the sides and the back, gently pull the wool from under the chest straps. Do not tighten it too tight; between the body and the strap should be free to take his hand. Belt straps should be located at a distance of approximately palm width from armpit. Attach the rings to the carabiner of the leash.
Advice 3: How to put a leash on the dog
A dog living in the city, from puppyhood have to get used to wearing a collar and a leash. The sooner you begin to teach the animal to these useful accessories, the better. A well-trained dog will calmly walk on a leash without causing inconvenience to the owner and others.
You will need
- - leash;
- - dainty;
- the ball or other toy.
For a start, put on a puppy collar. Most dogs get used to the new sensations pretty quickly – after a few days your pet will cease to notice it. If the dog persists in trying to get rid of the new clothes, examine the collar. It can RUB the animal's neck, or button up too tightly. Adjust the degree of tension or adjust the collar for a more comfortable model.
When the dog gets used to the collar, comes the turn of the leash. Select the appropriate model with a sturdy carabiner, securely fixed on the collar. Leash length should allow the dog to move a long distance.
Let the dog sniff the leash. Attach it to the collar and take the dog for a walk. For a start, then release it to run freely. The leash should not restrict the movement of the dog. For the first walk was a half hour.
It is important that the leash in conscious dogs was associated exclusively with positive emotions. Donning and removing it, give the dog a treat. The result is a smart pet will quickly associate delicious things, the long-awaited walk and the leash together and will not resist fees.
If the dog refuses to walk on a leash, whines and lies down, don't yell at her or try to punish. Give the dog a treat, encouraging him to get up and take a few steps. You can throw the ball forward and run after him with the pet. Gradually the dog will understand that life on the leash is not so bad.
When the dog gets used to walking on a leash, start to teach him how to discipline. Animal living in the city, should understand the command "Next" and quietly walk beside the owner on a short leash. If you gave the command, be consistent. Hold the dog, not allowing it to run. However, be attentive to her needs – do not pull or yank the dog if he decided to stay on urgent business. Wait pet, and continue.
From time to time let the dog to run at large. Small dog can do it in the wasteland, or the dog Park. Large dog get out of town – most breeds needs a good exercise.