Archive for August, 2013

My Dog Chases My Goat

Your dog chases your cat, or a squirrel, or other dog’s. I see this every day and usually the dog’s owner is looking for a solution to this behavior. Well, let’s take a quick look at what is taking place and what the dog owner can do about it.

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How to reward your dog – Part 2

We are continuing the dog training from our last module, and this is the actual military working dog information i was taught when i was an air force dog handler many years ago. After you finish this

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Someone left a dog out in the rain.

  Oh Crap! It’s raining out and i have to cancel today’s training session with my dog. Wait a second, i remember Jim Russell teaching something called Extreme Obedience on his Tactical Dog Training site. Listen kids, rain is just another training tool you can use when working with your dog.

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Reward Training M-4

Reward training is one of two methods used to train dogs to do tasks on command. The dog must learn how to get a vocal reward or a petting reward by performing a task. Learning is a change in behavior due to practice and not associated with fatigue or maturation. Vocal and petting rewards must […]

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