What can you do with a young dog that climbs up on your lap, pawing at your face for attention? Teach him about your personal “bubble.”
Clicker Training Blog
Sometimes people are distracted when we talk to them, and don't notice that we have spoken. The same thing happens with our pets.
If your dog evades you and avoids being caught when you call him, here are two ways to teach him that coming right up to you is the best thing to do.
At least twice every day, there are more than 50 reinforcers in one place, reinforcers that we often forget to use—the dog’s dinner bowl.
Your dog needs to be alert and focused on you for learning to take place. Try this test before you start a training session. Click and drop treats at your feet.
There are many reasons you should avoid punishing your dog or puppy if you find an "accident" in your house.
This 2011 holiday season, my husband and I travelled a lot. I watched friends and family members ask their dogs to do behaviors they’ve never actually taught their dogs to do. The part that baffles me the most is that they truly expected their dogs to perform behaviors like “Get out of the kitchen!” “Stop begging!” and “Stop barking at the doorbell!”