Use positive reinforcement, such as treats and praise, to reward your dog for coming when called.
Once your dog is reliably coming when called indoors, start practicing outdoors in a low-distraction environment.
As your dog becomes more proficient, add distractions, such as other people or animals.
Teaching your dog to come when called takes time and patience. Don't get discouraged if your dog doesn't get it right away.
Never punish your dog for not coming when called. This will only make them less likely to come to you in the future.
: If your dog is struggling to come when called off-leash, use a long leash to give them more freedom while still keeping them under control.
By following these dos and don'ts, you can teach your dog to come when called, even in distracting environments. This will help you keep your dog safe and make your walks together more enjoyable.