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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 makes introducing the "Whoa" command fun for the dog.
In this video Chad Hines with Willow Creek Kennels shows you how to teach your puppy to recall to a target using positive reinforcement and a secondary reinforcer, a clicker.
In this video we show the proper way to use a clicker to start training your brand new puppy important commands like "here".
We show you how to build on Step 1 (target training using positive reinforcement) by introducing mild negative reinforcement (a vibration collar). This is a great way to start collar conditioning your puppy.
This video shows you how to use a vibrating collar to condition a young puppy to "here."
We show you how to teach "sit" to your puppy using positive reinforcement (food reward), along with a secondary reinforcer (a training clicker).
We show you how to build on previous steps (target & sit training) by introducing mild negative reinforcement (a vibration collar).
This video focuses on crate or "kennel" training using positive reinforcement (food reward), along with a secondary reinforcer (a training clicker).
Building on steps 1 - 5 (target, sit & crate training), this video focuses on crate or "kennel" training using positive reinforcement along with mild negative reinforcement (a vibration collar).
Vibrate conditioning a young puppy to a place board.