Clicker Training Blog

Clicker Training Blog
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Welcome to the KPCT blog, a collection of all things relevant to our clicker training community. Browse the news items and tidbits of interest — and post your own comments. The blog changes frequently, so come back often!

Enrollment Deadlines Approaching for KPA's Dog Trainer Professional Program

Sponsored by Karen Pryor Academy

Have you ever thought about becoming a certified dog trainer? Want to take your training to the next level? July and August enrollment deadlines are approaching for the Dog Trainer Professional program in California, Missouri, Michigan, Colorado, Oregon, New Mexico, Minnesota, North Carolina and Ohio.

Tips to Help Your Pet Keep His Cool This Summer

Finally—summer is officially here! We know you are ready, but is your dog prepared? The ASPCA recommends these tips for ensuring that your dog is safe and happy during the hot weeks ahead!

Speak Softly and Carry a Bigger Stick

Sometimes, when you’re searching for the perfect reinforcer to convince a dog to drop or otherwise part with a high-value item, you needn’t look any further than the item itself.

Enrollment Deadlines Approaching for KPA's Dog Trainer Professional Program

Sponsored by Karen Pryor Academy

Have you ever thought about becoming a certified dog trainer? Want to take your training to the next level? June and July enrollment deadlines are approaching for the Dog Trainer Professional program in Massachusetts, California, and Missouri.

Training Impulse Control: The Default Sit

Does your dog jump on people? Lunge to greet other dogs? Rush through doorways? Chances are that your dog needs to learn impulse control.

Karen Pryor Academy Takes Flagship Dog Trainer Professional Program to the UK!

Great news for out friends across the pond—Karen Pryor Academy's world-renowned Dog Trainer Professional program is coming to the UK!

Treats….Less is More!

Less is more when it comes to training treats!

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