Tips for Training Your Dog Via Zoom: Sit, Stay, Don’t Lick the Screen

Richard Fischhof proves you can teach old dogs—and young coronavirus puppies—new tricks. Yes, even man’s best friend can learn to social distance

The student had had enough. Thirty minutes into the private Zoom lesson, he crawled under his parents’ bed. Despite their best efforts to coax him out, little Murphy wouldn’t budge. Class canceled.

香蕉视频苹果下载The pupil in question was a 9-week-old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix; the teacher, 73-year-old Richard Fischhof of Good Dog Atlanta. Mr. Fischhof has been training man’s best friend for 12 years, but had never used videoconferencing until the novel coronavirus started spreading.