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Dominance in dog training and Social Hierarchies

Dominance In Dog training & Social Hierarchies. Dominance: Why It’s Not In Our Vocabulary?Dominance: In The Dog Training Industry The term dominance gets thrown around a lot in the dog training industry. For generations people and trainers alike have attributed many dog behaviors to a dominance structure.Either the dog is dominating or submissive, which has been thought to cause them to …

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Education

Learn The Basics of Behavior A place for pet owners to learn more! Teaching dogs to solve problems is very important because it builds confidence and dogs learn to adapt to our ever changing environment. Here at Camp Ruff Ruff you will learn to instill behaviors, modify unwanted behaviors and learn to look at what function any behavior serves an animal. …

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When You Should Start Training Your Puppy

 When You Should Start Training Your Puppy  Ask a group of dog trainers when the best age is to train a puppy and you may get several different answers. This is because the standards for dog training has gone through such an evolution over the years: industry techniques that were common twenty years ago are now regarded as cruel and unusual …

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When Not to Feel Guilty for Training Management

   When Not to Feel Guilty for Training Management    My bulldog, lovely bumble-foot that she is, loves chasing squirrels.  Despite being an extremely polite walking partner, she cannot resist a good heart-stopping scramble for a small mammal that she has no idea what to do with.  I say this because she has never once, in her fourteen years, caught a …

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Applied Behavior Analysis – How is it applied to our pet dogs?

Applied Behavioral Analysis For Dog People Effective, humane dog training and behavior intervention starts with behavior analysis. Dog training is not a recipe that you can replicate over and over. Dogs are individuals, and in order to work with them in a way that teaches them so they can understand, you need to observe each situation from a scientific standpoint. This …

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