I watched as Andy calmly began the training process again. Speaking softly but firmly as she nipped again and again. Explaining to me what he was doing; Alpha male, puppy tantrum, etc. It was sort of fascinating. Or maybe that was the Merlot talking.
As he further explained her motives and responses, it occurred to me. So I asked;
MM: Dude, if you can do this with the dog, why can't you do it with the kids? Now that would be impressive.
Andy (wistfully): Some people can...
** many toes were harmed in the taking of this picture.