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    I just let my dog chase me until i jumped into the truck. eventually he learned to do it too. like many said... make it fun. Now all i have to do it tap on the gate while its down and he'll jump right in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by duckdropper View Post
    I'm not sure if you have a bedliner or not. Make sure when she jumps up she dont slip on your tailgate. This could make the dog shy of jumping up there. I've have friends who put carpet or a material which would prevent the dog from slipping when getting in the truck.
    .......and watch the gap between the tailgate and bed. A foot stuck in there jumping up or jumping out can cause BIG problems.
    Tom Dorroh

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