Dale Stavroff explains why dog training often fails and provides great tips for achieving success.
Most of us know that positive reinforcement is key to training a dog, but we don’t often know why training often fails. Dale Stavroff, author of “Let the Dog Decide” offers his take on how dogs learn, operant conditioning, training with covert control and overt positive reinforcement, choosing the right dog, low-stress/high result learning, introducing your dog to the world and much more. Dale’s methods emphasize gentleness and fun, both for you and your pup, and this interview is filled with valuable tips for owners and their dogs, both young and old.
We now feature a page at GoodDogPodcast.com called “Smarter Shopping” that allows you to purchase any of the books we’ve featured on any of our podcasts. Save time searching, purchase from Amazon right at GoodDogPodcast.com.
Please click on the Pooch Pix page at GoodDogPodcast.com. We have photos of our dog friends who love the Good Dog Podcast. Send us a digital photo of your dog listening to the Good Dog Podcast on an iPod or you computer, along with the dog’s name, your city and state and a caption for the photo. Send it to [email protected]
If you have a question that you’d like answered about your dog, write to us at [email protected]
We’d love your feedback, please fill out our Listener Survey at GoodDogPodcast.com
SmarterPodcasts.com, Delivering Sound Advice.