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Why do some dog trainers say that you should encourage your dog to make direct eye contact with you?


Other experts say that making direct eye contact is a alpha behavior, and we certainly don't want to encourage that.

 
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    Dubuquedogtrainer 4 years ago

    Dogs are not "pack animals" and you do not need to establish your "alpha" status - this is misinformation.


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