Clicker Training Blog

Clicker Training Blog
clicker training blog

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!

Interview with Karen Pryor and Ken Ramirez

Here’s a gift to all clicker trainers this holiday season! View the live, video interview of Karen Pryor by Ken Ramirez on-stage at ClickerExpo 2015, for free.

Take Your Dog to Work Day 2016

This Friday, offices everywhere will be going to the dogs in celebration of the sixteenth annual Take Your Dog to Work Day.

The Five Sources of Ch'i at ClickerExpo Denmark

Ch'i is the Chinese word for the concept of life force or energy. Words for similar concepts appear in many cultures.

Ask a Trainer: Getting Started with Crate Training

Q.  I have reviewed all of your content on crate training—thank you! All of the articles suggest using the crate to support housebreaking, but also say not to rush crate use

Tips for Preventing Dog Bites

This week is National Dog Bite Prevention Week, which aims to reduce the nearly 5 million reported dog bites that occur in the United States each year. Doggone Safe offers the following tips for parents and dog owners to help keep kids safe:

Door-Dashing Dog? Tips for Managing Escape Artists

Editor’s Note:

Teaching a dog to exercise

Ask a Trainer: Cat Grabby with Treats

Q: I'm using clicker training for my 3-year-old rescue kitty.

When Animals Train Us

Adolescent border collies are excellent trainers.