How do i stop my red heeler from pulling clothes off the line?

How do i stop my red heeler from pulling clothes off the line?

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5 years ago

training!  train a solid leave it.  in the interim, leash the dog when outside while stuff’s on the line.

Micha Michlewicz
5 years ago

It sounds like your heeler is looking for something to do. And pulling clothes off the line is fair game.  Heelers tend to be a high energy, hunting breed. They need jobs and hobbies to occupy their minds and bodies. Are you providing enrichment opportunities for him? How are you feeding him? Are you using meal time as a time for training and play? I recommend using half a dog’s daily allotment of food in enrichment toys, and the other half for training. You can teach new behaviors and sometimes just practice old ones to keep them in good shape.… Read more »