Mouthing may occur during greetings when your dog is in a heightened state of arousal, for instance when you return home.Have a tub of treats by the door, or anywhere else the problem arises. Back door, hall window sill,kitchen, front door, etc. This video by Emily Larlham shows what you can do to keep the pup focused on the floor when you come in.
It's no secret that I LOVE a big dog. Small dogs are cute and all that but for me, the big dogs just have "it" (whatever IT is). That is, right until that awful moment when you find yourself alone and need to carry the huge lump back to your car or to get help if something's gone wrong. Then, I have to agree, the SMALL dogs definitely have the upper paw!
Today's blog is all about how to get your furry monster from point A to point B when you are alone, and hopefully without giving yourself a hernia!