There are a few things you need before you attempt this trick. As mentioned previously, it's a good idea to teach your dog commands like "sit," "watch me," and "jump." Your dog should be used to training games and learning tricks. Once you feel comfortable, keep these items on hand and you are ready to start.
- Tasty treats for training
- A clicker to mark behavior
- Sticky notes to target touching
- A laser pointer
- Time and patience
Take a look at the three methods below and choose the one you think will work best for your dog. With a little practice, you'll be uploading videos of your dog's new talent and you'll never have to get out of bed to turn off the lights again.