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Aww!! Well, my first dog I had to rehabilitate from square one. He was afraid of toys, his own food, men, movements, brooms, etc. ><

Even if he didn't do what I wanted, I praised him for just being there, for smelling the item, for laying near the item, etc. For example: food. I had to get him to eat. He'd smell it, I'd praise him. He'd lick it, I'd praise him. He'd take it, I'd praise him, he'd eat it, I praised him. It was a loooooong process!!

Perhaps you could do something similar of him. Can he sit? Praise him. Can he lay down? Praise him. Can you roll him onto his side? Praise him, make it a game!! I wouldn't let him hide beneath the desk, I believe that it is teaching it's "okay" to run and hide, when really there is nothing to be scared of :)
 

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It took me a good few months to get my one dog to learn he wasn't going to be beaten silly if he didn't listen. Some dogs take longer than others do :)
 
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