Want something easy to train your bunny to do, that’s also useful? Try target training. That is, teaching your bun to touch his nose to a “target.”
Why Start With Target Training?
Target training is an excellent first exercise for both trainer and student. It’s a pretty simple thing for your rabbit to do, and the mechanics for you are not too complicated. The best part is, once you have trained this, you will have a way to tell your bun to move to a particular spot. That makes it a nice gateway to teaching other stuff — like, go to a mat, or get in a travel crate. Once your rabbit knows to touch the target, you can get him to go wherever you put it.
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