Prompting: It is only fair to let puppies know what we mean by polite walking. You should decide what walking means to you and your family. Do you want your puppy next to your left knee? Right knee? Ranging no more than 2 feet in front of you? This first tip shows you how to prompt your puppy to your ideal walking place. For the purposes of our tips we will use the traditional polite walking place, your puppy’s head is lined up with your left knee.
Tap your left thigh as you take one step away from your puppy. When your puppy reaches your knee, pull a treat out of your pocket and reward.