Monthly Archives: February 2011

Technical Support–Troubleshooting pt. 2

I hope everyone had a lovely weekend!  Last week I was chit-chatting about Clicker Training and that is where we will pick up today.  There are quite a few more common problems that pop up when Clicker Training so I … Continue reading

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Technical Service…trouble shooting pt. 1

Have I been clear enough in expressing just how much I love Clicker Training?  Just in case I have NOT made it clear, I’ll spell it out for you: I love Clicker Training.  The cat is out of the bag.  … Continue reading

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The GSD of dog training…

German Shepherd Dogs are widely considered one of the most versatile breeds.  Herding, military work, personal protection, police dogs, scent detection [bomb, drugs], search and rescue, and service animals  are just some of the jobs GSDs are capable of doing … Continue reading

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Clicker Training fact and fiction

The clicker is not: –A remote control: “Sit”-CLICK  (done in a forward motion like w/ T.V. remote that has dying batteries… hoping the forward motion helps push the signal to the box 10 ft in front of you) –An attention … Continue reading

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This is why I train like I do…

Okay so this SHOULDN’T have been in this Clicker Training series but I was inspired by a completely disheartening video I found on Youtube (my heart literally ached for this dog).  I’m not exactly sure how I came across the … Continue reading

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Clicker Trainer or someone who uses a clicker

Sometimes it frustrates me when people claim to be “Clicker Trainers” when in actuality they are just people who happen to use clickers. There is a very big philosophical difference between Clicker Trainer and clicker trainer.  See the difference?  One … Continue reading

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Why won’t my Lab protect me?

This happened a few years ago… and I can laugh at it now, but I was really embarrassed at the time because I know I offended this man…it honestly wasn’t intentional.  *Now this was not a person in a class … Continue reading

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