This sort of thing is exactly the reason that some years ago I concluded that although Salukis are very attractive dogs, I didn't really want to own one. And now I have... well OK, not really two. And thank heavens, Brythen (now he has grown up!) has turned out to be just the kind of gentle reliable dog I thought he was going to be. Thank goodness he is only 1/4 saluki.
You'd think butter wouldn't melt, wouldn't you?
I've made some liver treats, and we are back to working harder on practicing recall training again.
Positive reinforcement is supposed to work on all organisms. Even Salukis, eventually...