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Pawsitive Reinforcement: Training with Rewards Not Reprimands

Pawsitive Reinforcement: Training with Rewards Not Reprimands

Dog training is transcending. The new mantra: Catch your pooch doing something right and reward the behavior. Nowadays, more and more pet owners and trainers are choosing positive reinforcement for a fun and stress-free experience for all. During positive reinforcement, desired behaviors are rewarded in order to maintain or increase those responses. It is remarkably [...]

Winning Big with the Jackpot Method: Reinforcing Command Follow-Through

Winning Big with the Jackpot Method: Reinforcing Command Follow-Through

Has the biscuit lost its lure? Has the canine reward system you implemented started to fail? If your dog seems to have lost all inspiration to respond to your commands, it may be time to reevaluate the rewards program you’ve implemented. As you’ve probably discovered, giving your pup a cookie each time a request is [...]