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A seriously well-trained dog

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Treats, punishment and beyond

By Jeff Stallings There’s an on-going flap over two dog training philosophies, positive reinforcement vs. punishment: Using food treats to compel a dog to behave correctly versus using pain or fear to accomplish the same. What gets lost in the … Continue reading

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Dog training that works!

By Jeff Stallings We all have an idealized vision of what our dog should be, the mutt in the Norman Rockwell painting, asleep at our feet while we snooze on the couch. In our mind’s eye, our dog stays when … Continue reading

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