Clicker Training Blog

KPA Tip of the Week: Scent Seek and Eat!

Looking for fun enrichment games to play with your brilliant puppy or dog? Do your dogs enjoy playing with feeder toys? Well, here is a fun activity that is also budget-friendly.

Lessons and Thoughts from ClickerExpo

Yesterday was such a full day at Expo, just packed with training wisdom, great advice, and plenty of funny moments—like discussing

Notes from ClickerExpo: Dogs-A-Foot!

The sun came out in Oregon today for ClickerExpo—three intense days of learning about animal training in theory and practice.

Notes from ClickerExpo: A Warm Welcome Home

There were hugs. Lots of them. And not the brisk ”Let’s get this out of the way quickly before someone sees” hug. The warm, genuine variety!

KPA Tip of the Day: Harness Your Dog's Energy!

Do you have a dog that loves to pull? During a casual walk this can be frustrating, but there are many dog-powered sports where pulling is a plus!

KPA Tip of the Day: Tire Out Your Dog Before Your Walk

Many people use walks to provide their dogs exercise and to promote calm, well-mannered behavior.

KPA Tip of the Day: Ready…Set…for Groomer and Vet!

Visiting the veterinarian’s office can be a tense experience, for both the owner and the dog, especially if the environment has stressful associations and outcomes.

KPA Tip of the Day: How to Teach Door Manners

Teach your dog that an open door is not an open invitation to the outside world.