Video Analysis – The Obnoxious Pup

Here is a fantastic video for our analysis, provided by dog trainer and blogger, Aki Yamaguchi, or "BCNerd" (love the name!). In it you'll see three dogs, one an adolescent with the typical over enthusiasm for his age. There's lots I can't wait to say about what is going on here, but I'm going to tape my mouth shut and let anyone who would like to play use it as an exercise in observing and describing behavior. (Lots of you loved the idea of us watching and analyzing videos together, which I'm thankful for, because I love doing it too.) If you want to respond with a comment, and I hope you do, I suggest that you include : 1) An objective description of what is happening. Practice making clear, detailed observations about what you are actually seeing. Hold off on making any Read More