Clicker Training Blog

Give Thanks for Pets

If you are hosting Thanksgiving this year, your focus is probably on the bird—not the dog.

Halloween Safety Tips for Your Furry Goblin

Halloween can be a traumatic and even dangerous time for your pets. The ASPCA would like to offer some common-sense tips to help you protect them:

Tips for Helping Pets Weather a Hurricane

As Hurricane Sandy bears down on the East Coast, we want to remind you that it's not too late to make some last minute preparations for your pets.

Remembering R.K.

Robert “R.K.” Anderson, a revolutionary animal behaviorist, founder of the Animal Behavior Resources Institute, and co-inventor of the Gentle Leader headcollar and Easy Walk harness, died October 1

KPCT Salutes the Vet Tech!

Who is the first to see your dog or cat at the vet clinic? The vet tech.

Back-Chaining “Retrieve”

Back-chaining, teaching a skill by starting at the end and working back to the beginning, is one of the training tools that clicker trainers use to build highly reliable behaviors.

Celebrate National Dog Week

This week marks the 84th observance of National Dog Week.

Teach Your Puppy to Play Tug of War

If you have ever raised a puppy, you know that puppies love to bite.