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How to Put an End to Counter-Surfing

Many dog owners complain that their dogs steal food from kitchen counters or even the dinner table. A new term was even coined to describe this behavior: counter-surfing. If you're tired of losing your dinner to a sneaky pooch every time you turn your back, here's what you can do about it.

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Top 5 Reasons Veterinary Professionals will love ClickerExpo 2018

 Since ClickerExpo is focused on training better, veterinary professionals may wonder if there is anything at Expo for them. The answer is a resounding YES! Each year, the number of veterinarians and veterinary technicians in attendance grows because of the value these professionals receive from attending. Here are the top five reasons ClickerExpo 2018 is a must for veterinarians and those who work in the animal healthcare profession.

 

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Recipes, Rules, and Principles

As a lecturer and coach, my ultimate goal is to teach principles, rather than “recipes” and rules. A solid understanding of principles allows students to solve a wide variety of problems independently. However, I have found that offering recipes, suggesting rules, and imparting principles all have their place in developing skilled trainers.

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