WE PLANT THE "SEEDS OF IDEAS" IN DOG OWNERS MINDS - THESE IDEAS EVENTUALLY BLOSSOM INTO A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF DOG BEHAVIOUR - Sally Hopkins
WE PLANT THE "SEEDS OF IDEAS" IN DOG OWNERS MINDS - THESE IDEAS EVENTUALLY BLOSSOM INTO A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF DOG BEHAVIOUR - Sally Hopkins

TRAINING

In this Chapter, each topic on the left is broken down into subtopics as listed below.

 

Motivation and Motivators

  • which comes first - enthusiasm or control?
  • how important is control?
  • confidence & control
  • motivation is the key
  • what is a motivator?
  • why does motivation work?
  • Motivating the Owner

Food Treats

  • Food treats as motivators
  • it satisfies so many senses
  • fresh food treats
  • dried food treats
  • which foods?
  • my dog is not a foodie

Learning - how dogs learn

 

Aversion Techniques - we highlight links to these

 

Clicker training

 

Flyball

  • International Flyball
  • Crufts flyball

Dog Agility

  • agility training
  • training a deaf dog

Dog Games training

  • 8 different non-competitive games
  • summary of games
  • stages within each game
  • observations
  • development of dog games training
  • introduction to dog games training
  • initial meeting
  • first special training session
  • walk up & down
  • recall - first game
  • first run
  • secong run
  • third run
  • subsequent training sessions
  • queueing
  •