Clicker Training Blog

Managing Leash Reactivity

Do you have a dog that is reactive to other dogs during walks (growling, barking, or lunging)? Many owners struggle with this issue and need some immediate tools.

The Right Fit: How to Select the Best Equipment for Behavioral & Medical Benefits

Whether or not a family signs up for formal dog training, the dog still needs to wear equipment for identification and safety reasons.

How to Be Reward-Ready!

I recommend to clients that they keep training treats in containers all around the house, especially in rooms they use often.

Take Advantage of “In the Door” Training

When is your dog totally “into” you? When you come home from being out and you walk through your door!

How to Prevent Stair and Elevator Dashing

If you live in an apartment, getting out of the building can be a challenge—especially for dogs that get excited.

Go Ahead, Let Your Dog Sniff!

Let your dog sniff!

Teach Your Puppy to Greet with a Sit

When you bring your new puppy or dog home, teach him to sit whenever he approaches you or other people. Keep treats in your pocket and randomly ask for the sit.

To Err Is Canine

Training your dog is one of the activities that will enrich your bond the most, but it can also be very frustrating.