Hi Annie, Our dog, Maybe, is almost 100% housebroken with the occasional accident on weekends, but she doesn’t like walking in bad weather. Today it was raining and I couldn’t get her to go out….
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Using a dog trainer’s “classical conditioning” approach, men can be manipulated to do great things, just like their furry best friends.
Training a dog by giving a continuous shock until they comply is an example of the same behavior modification technique used in Guantanamo Bay.
Spray bottle training isn’t as precise or useful as other more humane methods of dog behavior manipulation. In fact, it can be harmful.
When it’s cold outside, I didn’t want to stand on the curb for a half hour while my dog weighs the pros and cons of peeing. So, I taught him to be on command.
Dog training is all about molding behaviors, and behavior is something that all animals have in common. Here are some ways to use science-based, force-free animal training methods to get better behavior from humans as well as dogs.