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!

The Balance Harness Comes Out on Top

The April 2017 issue of the online Whole Dog Journal rated various dog harnesses current

National Puppy Day: Tips for Stopping Puppy Biting

March 23 is National Puppy Day, a day to encourage the adoption of shelter puppies and to celebrate the special joy that puppies bring to our lives.

Ken’s Top Tips for Reinforcement

I have many different guidelines and rules for using reinforcement effectively.

When Good Training Goes Badly: Troubleshooting Your Training

Training troubles

We all have “off” days when a training session isn’t going as well as we had hoped.

Splash Splash, We're Taking a Bath

Excerpted from the article “Spa Day: How to Train Your Dog to Love a Bath, a Brushing, or Even a Mani/Pedi” by Colleen Koch, as featured in

Teach Settle on a Mat

Settle down over there!

Is your dog a little too excited? Too excitable?

Get on the #TrainLikeThis

How do you create a DESIRE to learn?

What’s Love Got To Do With It? The Surprising Connection between Clicker Training and Love

Many of us know that clicker training practices are built on the science of learning and behavior.