Clicker training

Clicker training

Image by/from Elf (Ellen Levy Finch) at en.wikipediaClicker training is a nickname given to an animal training method based on a bridging stimulus (the clicker) in operant conditioning. The system uses conditioned reinforcers, which a trainer can deliver more quickly...
Crate training

Crate training

Image by/from The original uploader was Elf at English Wikipedia.Crate training is the process of teaching a pet to accept a dog crate or cage as a familiar and safe location. Advocates claim that dogs are den-dwelling animals and that a crate can become a den...
Detection dog

Detection dog

Image by/from U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Peter D. LawlorA detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband...
Dog aggression

Dog aggression

Image by/from U.S. Air Force Photo by Josh Plueger. Postwork by DoveDog aggression expressed by dogs is considered to be normal behaviour and various types of aggression are influenced by a dog’s environment and genetic predisposition. Dogs commonly display...

Dog behaviourist

A dog behaviourist is a person who works in modifying or changing behaviour in dogs. They can be experienced dog handlers, who have developed their experience over many years of hands-on experience, or have formal training up to degree level. Some have backgrounds in...
Dog bite tug

Dog bite tug

Image by/from Kate777-89A bite tug is an important drive and retrieve building tool used in dog training. It is used for police, military and Schutzhund dog training. Bite tugs are perfect for puppies but can be used for training adult dogs as well. A bite tug is a...