Learning Center

Feb 2018: We have been working on revising our website, we hope you enjoy it. We hope to keep adding content here so you may want to check back frequently.

January 15, 2018
Certain things just go together well, and that certainly applies to hunters and dogs. They say dogs and their owners begin to resemble one another over...
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January 16, 2018
Dolphin and horse trainers have been using positive reinforcement techniques for a long time. It is now becoming a more popular way to train dogs as well....
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January 16, 2018
In the last article we wrote about beginning to use a pigeon as a means of positive reinforcement and incorporating the “whoa” command. Keep in mind...
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January 30, 2018
Using pigeons as positive reinforcement we start training Rooster to be steady to wing. We have found this method of training is easy on young dogs, and...
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January 30, 2018
This is video series of puppy training basics. Although we put these videos in a sequence, you can certainly train your dog out of sequence. And it is...
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a book on training using Willow Creek's methods?

    We have not written a book and do not plan on doing so. We like to share knowlege via our website, facebook and youtube.

Recommended Resources

  • Willow Creek's Youtube Videos
  • George Hickox
  • Delmar/Rick Smith (silent command)
  • Wild Rose Way - Mike Stewart
  • Shawn Dustin - hunt test for retrievers
  • North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association
  • Cesar Milan for Pack Leadership
  • Youtube: e-collar Training with Garmin