Dog Bites (Behavioral Insight & Training Enrichment Skills)

We Have No Right!

We Have No Right!

As a positive reinforcement trainer, I hear this all the time…   “I shouldn’t have to bribe my dog to get him to obey me.” First of all, positive reinforcement training is not bribing.  When food or toys are used properly in training, they are not given as bribes, but as motivation or rewards for […]

August 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Take a Chance on Me

Take a Chance on Me

Dogs, when having to cope with constant stress, may lose the ability to assess threats appropriately

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Born to Bark, Sniff & Chew.

Born to Bark, Sniff & Chew.

Everything a dog sees falls into one of several categories: Do I Chew it, Chase it, Roll in it or Pee on it?

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