Tag Archives: cues

Does ‘training’ alone really resolve unwanted behaviour?

The dog I went to yesterday persistently jumped at me as I sat at the table. The lady and gentleman were finding it near-impossible not to intervene. Is traditional training – using ‘commands’ – actually doing no more than getting … Continue reading

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Nag Nag Nag (It’s a Dog’s Life!)

I went to a Golden Retriever some years ago. They had only picked up the two-year old a few hours previously. The man had chosen Lenny (not his real name) because he had been ‘trained’. Being able to command the … Continue reading

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