The Right Choice
Anna Bradley discusses learning environments for puppies, explaining why classes may not be the best option for all puppies and why one-to-one training can be far more beneficial – depending on the dog
BARKS Podcast with Paula Garber and Tabitha Kucera of the PPG Feline Committee: December 4, 2020
Niki Tudge, PPG president, chats with the PPG Feline Committee chair, Paula Garber and vice-chair, Tabitha Kucera about all things feline. Topics range from pet cats and veterinary visits, to ...
What Makes a Cat a Cat?
By Dr. Liz Bales What is the essence of a cat? When we understand what motivates a cat’s behavior, we understand what to expect from a cat — as a human companion and a companion to other cats ...
Operant Learning Illustrated by Examples
A great blog by Eileen Andeson
The International Day of Celebration for Force Free Training and Pet Care
Join us for PPG's ICFF Day. A great celebration of Force Free Training and Pet Care programs. Great prizes to win while you have fun with your pets
Treat Training Trinity – Why positive reinforcement did not work for my dog.
Defining, Determining and Maintaining Best Practices within Our Force Free Organization.
Defining, Determining and Maintaining Best Practices within Our Force Free Organization. Written by Debra Milikan, Dip.ABST, Dip.DTBC, PABC. The question of how one defines determines and maintains best practice is one that troubles individuals, organisations and professions alike. In the ...
ICFF Day – Wow Look At The Prizes!
For some time now you have been hearing all about the Pet Professional Guild’s Virtual Event to celebrate force free training. What has not been so easy to find out about are the prizes!!! Well, look no further. For simply registering for the event you will automatically receive * A special ...