Why is it recommended not to time out a dog for longer than a few minutes?

I don t understand why short time outs are more effective with dogs as when a person goes to prison or has knowledge of a long sentence you are surely less likely to offend than you are if you believe youll get a smack on the wrist. I just feel like its a very short time for it to learn, i know if I truly wanted... show more I don t understand why short time outs are more effective with dogs as when a person goes to prison or has knowledge of a long sentence you are surely less likely to offend than you are if you believe youll get a smack on the wrist. I just feel like its a very short time for it to learn, i know if I truly wanted something I d be less likely to do it if I had a day In isolation over 10 minutes.........
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