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The Innate Make-Up of a Dog

Candiss DelCastillo
6/21/2021

In my ‘Behavioral HELP for Dogs’ seminars and 1 on 1 sessions, I start teaching with a sound foundation.

During the course of our time together, I build line upon line on that foundation until my students or clients have a complete understanding of how to interact with their dogs, so as to draw from them the behavior they want, thus creating harmony in the home and the neighborhood.

One of the main reasons that ...

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Teaching Come

By Tawni McBee, IACP-CDT/CDTI, AKC - CGC evaluator
6/21/2021

I am not the trainer for everyone; no one trainer is. Some will pooh-pooh my ideas, some will love them, some will get angry about them. I get results and I've never harmed a dog.

To teach come: I use a variety of methods depending on the dog. I do not ever call a dog out of a stay command for at least the first year following training. To that end, I frequently use ...

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Controlled Walking

Vivian Bregman
6/21/2021

One of the most important things for your dog to learn is to walk on a leash without pulling.

This makes walking the dog much more enjoyable for both you and the dog. If the dog is pulling, walking is unpleasant and he gets walked far less often -- this makes him pull all the more because he needs the exercise even more. It’s a vicious cycle.

Never wrap the leash around your hand: you ...

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How do You Spell Love? W-A-L-K

By Candiss DelCastillo
6/21/2021

If bonding with your dog is important to you, you’ve come to the right place. Let’s delve into not only into the process of the structured walk, but the reason why it is the most important interaction you will ever have with your beloved canine.

Dogs are pack animals. The pack never separates in the wild. A wolf pack (the dog’s cousins) will migrate up to 150 miles a day for food ...

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