Clicker Training Blog

Finding Those Training Moments

My students are anti-homework, so I suggest they find time throughout the day for training moments.

How to Get Your Dog to Stop Barking—by Thanking Him for Barking

Don't mind your dog giving a woof or two when people pass or approach the house—but want him to stop when you've got the message? 

The “Red Light, Green Light” Game

The "Red Light, Green Light" game can be a great game to control excited, screaming children who are running away from a silly, nipping puppy. Stop the kids then stop the dog.

Teach Your Dog to Love a Muzzle!

Muzzle merit

Stop, Watch, Wait, Reward

Our dogs train us because they have better observation skills and more patience. They can tell by our body language when we are about to give in!

Too Young to Train…Or Is He?

Congratulations on your new Christmas puppy! He is just a baby. Everything he does is cute because he is so small.

Stubborn Dog? It May Be the Environment

When you work with your dog, try to see a situation from his perspective. Instead of assuming your dog is being stubborn when you ask for, and don’t get, a sit, look at the environment.

Get Your Dog Out of the Yard

Sound familiar?