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November 22, 2013 2:21 PM

Teaching a dog how to shake hands

Even the simplest pet trick can impress. The secret is presentation. Take shaking hands – or “giving paw” in canine parlance. It is one of the easiest dog tricks in the book, and one that can be gussied up to make your animal appear really smart. Here’s a quick lesson from Babette Haggerty, the noted dog trainer and co-author, with Barbara Call, of “The Best Dog Tricks on the Planet” (Page Street Publishing).

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