I received a lot of emails yesterday about the post of Will Ferrell spoofing clicker training and dog agility — many from trainers who agreed with my hypothesis that Ferrell probably actually knows a good deal about good dog training in order to be able to spoof it so well.
Backing up the hypothesis? An earlier bit of him using the guilt technique of dog training:
And here, Ferrell addresses the age old issue of dogs doing things that would be particularly inappropriate if done by humans.
(Image via Wired’s Where’s the Future? Will Ferrell’s Tour of Tech That Never Took)