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Woo Luna is finally better and had her very first 'walk' yesterday! :cheers:

First of all she had to get used to the winter coat lol, then the lead, but she reacted much faster than our other dogs had, she was walking around within 'seconds'!
She was slightly obsessed with sniffing doogy doo doo on the street though (nice that it wasnt wiped up eh!) she totally ignored us, so when we pulled her away I think she then decided to resist being told in what direction to go! ;)
We just took her around the block for the first trip, but 3/4 way around she just STOPPED and started crying. We dont know if she'd just gotton too cold on her paws perhaps?

Apparently, even though she is teeny and 6 months old she isnt allowed to join puppy classes :confused:

Another form of training we need to work on is her attention to 'us' - shes so attached to 'Pixie' sometimes she'd rather follow her than us, where as Pixie is at our command lol. Any training tips for helping Luna to follow us more than Pixie?

Plus naughty Luna has started chewing the carpet/skirting boards in the house....and she has LOADS of chewy toys, any suggestions to prevent this? :(
 

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That's so strange that she can't attend puppy classes! Did they give a reason as to why she doesn't qualify?
Congrats on her walk though, sounds like she did pretty well!
As far as getting her to follow you, teach her a command such as "Look." When the dog makes eye contact with you, reward. It doesn't take long for dogs to catch on to this and once a phrase or word is attached to it, you'll have her undivided attention lol. But as long as Pixie follows what you want, and Luna follows her, you should be set anyway lol!
As for chewing, I recommend bitter apple spray. Its a spray deterrent that has a terrible taste, doesn't take dogs long to avoid chewing on anything that has been sprayed with it.
Apart from chew toys which you said she has loads of, maybe invest in something of a little higher "value" as in a cow hoof, or bully stick. Something that is still very long-lasting but actually has more of a flavor and taste to encourage her to chew on it; as opposed to most dog dogs which are usually a plastic/rubber.
Good luck!!
 
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