Walking Skills: Leash Pressure or “Silky Leash”
Keeping the leash nice and loose is key makes for a nice walk, so teaching leash pressure or “silky leash” to your dog can be helps.
As with all drills, even walking nicely on a leash should start at home. One of the first things your dog needs to know is that releasing pressure on a leash is rewarding. We teach that with this drill: