Canine trainers have developed and implemented new training styles and techniques that have improved and made dog training more effective. The “Old School” training method of using compulsion are no longer valid. Trainers are now taking advantage of and using all aspects of the canine drive. That drive is used to focus training. Use the Canine Genetic Traits to Your Advantage!
Positive reinforcement training and marking good behavior with a clicker or a treat or a toy – based reward has become most effective in reducing training conflict between the handler/owner and the canine. “A Good Verbal Praise Is Still A Canine’s Favorite.”
A trainer should always continue to learn. Once you think you know it all, you have failed!