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Dog training and care questions in this video:
It is my understanding that many countries do not crop ears and tails of dogs, while the US still does.
Can you please share any insights on this?
Hi Grisha, would you be able to write the names of the equine trainers/behaviorists that Katie mentions? I tried google, but don’t think I’ve got the spelling right.
Can't seem to teach 'off' without 'chaining' it...any suggestions?
My dog keeps jumping up whenever someone comes home. How do I teach him to stop doing that?
NOTE: Be sure to watch for the end for a fun bonus. To ponder: why did I back away with Bean after the recall? There are a few reasons.
Links I referred to in this session (or could have):
Here's the office hours about horses that featured Katie Grillaert, CBATI
Answer from Katie: These are my a few of my favorites:
Alexandra Kurland http://www.theclickercenter.com/
Shawna Karrasch and Hannah Weston http://connectiontraining.com/
Dr. Helen Spence http://www.helenspencehorsesense.co.uk/
Check out the Empowered Equestrians Facebook group - nearly every single R+ horse trainer is on it, and the group can point people in a lot of directions for further education.
View the last office hours recording for more info on creating behavior chains
Dorey, Nicole R., et al. "Decreasing dog problem behavior with functional analysis: Linking diagnoses to treatment." Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 7.5 (2012): 276-282.
- I talked about how to give your dog more interaction. The Petzi Treat Cam is one of the gadgets that lets you dispense treats online to your dog. I haven't tested it though.
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