3. Apply basic and advanced dog obedience training.

Partners Dog Training School prides itself on training dogs AND owners to be better companions.
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Our specialty lies in advanced problem solving and behavior modification for dogs with fear, aggression, severe anxiety and reactivity issues. We've worked with many dogs that other trainers have deemed “untrainable” - progress can always be made, even if it's in the smallest of steps.
This is what I personally consider to be crucial, and always strive for when training my own dogs:
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began training dogs for police work in Germany, and was appointed principal of the State Breeding and Training Establishment for police dogs in , where he carried out original research into training dogs for a broad range of service tasks. At the outbreak of war in 1914 he was charged with organising and directing the use of dogs to further the war effort. He headed the Experimental Institute for Armed Forces' Dogs during the Second World War, and afterwards ran the German Dog Farm, a centre for the training of working dogs, including assistance dogs for the blind. He played a leading role in the formation of the German Canine Research Society and Society for Animal Psychology. His 1910 publication, , emphasised using instinctive behavior such as the prey drive to train desired behaviors, advocated the use of compulsion and inducements, differentiated between primary and secondary reinforcers, and described shaping behaviors, chaining components of an activity, and the importance of timing rewards and punishments. The book demonstrated an understanding of the principles of operant conditioning almost thirty years before they were formally outlined by in . While publishers of the 2001 reprint warn that some of the "compulsive inducements" such as the switch, the spiked collar and the forced compliance are unnecessarily harsh for today's pet dogs, the basic principles of Most's methods are still used in police and military settings. Pavlov provides in-home, practical dog training in Denver.
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Welcome to Bark Busters USA, part of the international dog training company founded over 25 years ago and whose techniques have successfully been used to train the owners of over 1 million dogs. Bark Busters founders Sylvia and Danny Wilson have refined a method of dog behavioral & obedience training that makes dog training easy and accessible to all. With Bark Busters, you work directly with a dog trainer in your own home using a method that takes into account the unique challenges you're facing and then fosters a positive relationship between you and your dog. This method enables you to build a lasting, emotional bond based on trust and respect, which in turn aids in overcoming past challenges with your pet. Bark Busters dog trainers focus heavily on training people, as much or more as training dogs, so that once you learn to communicate effectively with your dog, you will have the necessary tools to be an effective dog trainer and "leader of his/her pack."Once you’ve assumed your role as pack leader, all you will need is consistency and the natural techniques taught by Bark Busters to reinforce and strengthen the bond between you and your dog. Bark Busters dog trainers can show you how to transform a "problem dog" into a happy lifelong buddy...We offer a broad range of and dog training classes of exceptional quality at WOOFS! Our instructors are not only , they are skilled classroom managers who use people- and dog-friendly methods. What does that mean? That you and your dog will learn more—and have a great time to boot. At the request of our many dog-loving friends owners and partners across the nation, we'd like to share the following information, addressing a wide variety of dog care, training tips, safety topics and much more! Here you will find full color public information handouts ready for printing or adding to an email.