Originally Posted by Mikeincalgary
Lots of good advice here! I second the easy walk style harness. We also used boiled chicken wieners as a high value treat to start the leash training. We also hand fed for about two weeks to add to the bonding time.
I would be careful going for walks with strong smelling food . I use to bring my last dog treats made from salmon and I end up having all kind of dogs following me and putting their noses into my pockets . One dog got his nose right in my pocket and I thought he was going to pull my shorts off!