The saying that you couldn’t teach an old dog new tricks couldn’t be more misguided. As long as you know the proper way to do it, old dogs can learn just as well as puppies. In fact, some pet owners would argue that training an older dog is a lot easier than teaching an overexcited and energized pup.
With patience, and a whole bag of treats, you can train your fur buddy to pull off an amazing range of tricks. Your senior dog may have physical limitations, but as long as you have a clear goal and consistency, your old buddy will learn new tricks soon enough. This video outlines concrete steps that you can take to teach your dog new tricks. Check it out for yourself!