How To Train Your Dog To Shake Paws (And Make It Look Like You'Re Giving It A Paw)

(max _bytes(150000):strip_icc()/train-dog-to-shake-paws-1117295_final-0f2b08b62a2e40759b2d74251ebad866. jpg)Shake is a fun dog trick that's easy to teach dogs. After a few short training sessions your dog will be offering its paw for a shake every time you meet someone new.

An illustration showing how to train a dog to shake paws

The trick relies on the dog sitting quietly and giving you its undivided attention. Practice "shaking" for five minutes, two or three times a day. As soon as you can give your dog a treat from your other hand, give it a treat as a command. The more familiar your dog is with the person, the easier it will be to teach your dog to move. The Humane Society of the U. S. would love it if your dog could text you. Watch Now: If Your Dog Could Text, They Say this. . . .

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