Using a clicker for dog training can be an effective tool for shaping behaviors.

Using a Clicker for Dog Training

Chances are you’ve heard about clicker training for dogs at some point. It is a popular training tool and method used by some trainers. But, what is it exactly and how does it work for dog training? What is Clicker Training? Clicker training uses a simple tool known as a […]

Dog training using positive reinforcement is efficient and effective.

Dog Training Using Positive Reinforcement: Overview

What is Positive Reinforcement? Many people have heard about dog training using positive reinforcement (or positive dog training), but what is it exactly?  How does it work? Positive reinforcement works by giving a reward after desired behavior is exhibited.  This results in an increased likelihood that the behavior will occur in […]