In addition to providing exercise and a chance to pee and poop, walks are full of opportunities for your dog to learn about the world and develop good behaviors.
Dog trainers practice their skills by training chickens. Might parents be wise to practice their parenting skills on ultra-loving non-verbal creatures who will never grow up to shoot up strangers in public places?
How do you properly socialize a dog in a positive way? Sara Reusche and Lili Chin explain.
At School For The Dogs’ “iDog” clinics, we teach pups to activate touchscreens with their noses. Whether or not the skill could eventually prove useful, the training process is a whole lot of fun.
What if your dog could get his exercise while also giving you a fun ride?
John Watson founded the field of behaviorism and then took his talents to Madison Avenue. Here, college kids explain how he used classical conditioning to make a baby scared of bunnies.
Most of our routines begin with a cue and end with a reward. Ditto with dogs. But sometimes, with us or with them, the rewards aren’t what we think they are…
Doggles are glasses made specifically for the canine-set. Sure, they’re cute, but they also have several surprising uses.
Using the same principles of positive reinforcement behavior modification that I use when working with dogs, I was able to get myself into better physical shape of my life.
Using the same training techniques we use on dogs, researchers were able to demonstrate for the first time that non-humans can learn to keep a beat.