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How to train a reliable recall

Want to learn how train a reliable recall to your dog? There’s no big secret. It just takes a little practice and a lot of patience. There is nothing harder to overcome in a dog than a poisoned recall cue. You know the one- you call the dog to come to you, the...

Internet experts

How do you battle internet experts? Of course, everyone knows you can be anything you want from behind the safety of your computer screen, and most folks realize that their antagonist is generally not going to do much of a deep dive to discover whether they are right,...

What is reinforcement and punishment in dog training

Reinforcement and Punishment The internet is ablaze with opinions of what constitutes reinforcement and punishment in dog training; what is too much, why should punishment be used at all, etc. There are entire philosophies built on the theory that reinforcement is all...