Walking the Force-Free Path

Walking the Force-Free Path

By Daniel Antolec I recently enjoyed a thought-provoking conversation with a respected colleague on the subject of ...
How to Channel Sales-Related Anxiety

How to Channel Sales-Related Anxiety

By John Visconti Fears become an issue when they prevent us from doing what we need to do or when we spend an ...
Know Better, Do Better

Know Better, Do Better

By Lara Joseph Parrots are social creatures, often flocking in hundreds or thousands in the wild. In our homes, ...
A Natural Kind of Training

A Natural Kind of Training

By Max Easey When we use pressure or discomfort to get what we want, then what’s in it for the horse to do things ...
Thinking Outside the (Litter) Box

Thinking Outside the (Litter) Box

By Marilyn Krieger Litter box avoidance is one of the most common reason cats are surrendered to shelters and ...
The Argument against Prong Collars

The Argument against Prong Collars

By Diane Garrod A prong collar has a pair of prongs approximately every inch. The prongs are made of wire, ...
Bunny Myths Busted

Bunny Myths Busted

By Emily Cassell  Rabbits require much more care than has been described [in this article]. Their physical needs ...
The Crossover Client

The Crossover Client

By Eileen Anderson When I crossed over to training primarily with positive reinforcement, I had no idea how much ...

When Standard Positive Reinforcement Fails

By Yvette Van Veen Early in my dog training days, I remember having a brain storming conversation with a ...

December 8, 2018: Study Assesses Canine Cognition

The study argues that investigations into canine cognition should consider dogs "from three different ...

Take Your Dog Training Career to the Next Level with Karen Pryor Academy

By Karen Pryor Academy Do you want to feel empowered with the skills to become a dog trainer who is ready to ...
Space Invaders

Space Invaders

By Eileen Anderson Let's say you are standing at a party, or in your office, or on your front lawn. Someone you ...