Your family can have an enjoyable experience in raising and training your dog if you grasp how to effectively communicate with him. Difficulties can occur with your dog because signals frequently differ from one person to another. Even if identical words are used the tone of voice may vary which causes confusion for your dog Read more…

Clicker training’s origins go back to the 1930s. Clicker training rewards desired behavior through the use of positive reinforcement. An example of the use of clicker training techniques can be found in the training of dolphins by marine biologists. However, in training the dolphins a clicker was not practical since sound is muffled the deeper Read more…

Does clicker training really work well for obedience training your dog? This new book, called Clicker Training-4 Secrets of Becoming a Supertrainer, and written by Norwegian dog trainers Morton Egtvedt and his wife Cecile Koeste, is 216 pages long and is indeed a great product. Back home in Scandinavia Morton and Cecile have a very Read more…

Clicker training for dogs is one of the more scientific methods in dog training. It’s rooted in research done in behavioral psychology and the method is referred to by psychologists as operant conditioning. But you don’t need to know technical terms in order to get a lot of benefit from the method. For an excellent Read more…