How to stop your dog from jumping, most suggestions are dangerous.
Most training suggestions for stopping a dog from jumping are just plain wrong, unethical and dangerous. Everything from ignoring the dog, turning your back, grabbing the dogs paws, telling the dog to sit are all wrong. To stop a dog from jumping you have to punish the act of jumping, yes you have to make the act of jumping uncomfortable for the dog. I have something called the Grandma and the 4 year old experiment. The advice that is out there would you allow your Grandma and/or 4 year old in the same room as the jumping dog and use the philosophy that you suggest? I would and I do all the time with our methods and philosophy. Click on the link above and understand how we do it.