Teaching a Beginning “Stay”
When is the best time to treat your dog when teaching her to
stay? Timing is essential for teaching an effective stay. Watch
this video and take notice of when Trisha treats Nasta.
Chirag Patel and the “Bucket Game” April 2021
Don’t Waste Calories! March 2012
A Treat by Any Other Name: Positive Reinforcement is in the eye of the beholder
Here’s the good news: It’s fun to train your dog! Here’s the bad news: You have to learn how. More good news: It’s not hard to learn. . . and this is a great place to get started.
If you’re interested in canine cognition, communication, social systems & nutrition (plus a host of other topics!), look here to start seeing your dog in an entirely new light!
Here’s help for dogs of every description, from cautious canines to feisty fidos. Click below for videos, articles, books and DVDs that will help you help your dog.
Links to other great websites & information on becoming a professional trainer or behaviorist, questions for your veterinarian, and everything in between!
"The Education of Will delves deep into the minds of people and dogs, and into the effects of trauma, showing that healing is possible. McConnell gives a voice to those who can’t speak in words and provides hope for fearful animals everywhere."
—Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human and Animals in Translation.