Tag Archives: benefits of training a dog

Growth Mindsets in Dog Training

Posted on: April 4, 2018 - No Comments

In some of my other worlds, parenting and school teaching, the idea of Growth vs Fixed Mindsets has taken off. You can read more here, but in a nutshell, you avoid labeling children as smart or not smart. You look for and acknowledge behaviours like effort, persistence, thoughtful choices, small steps taken and achieved; and Read More

The Many Gifts of Sharing Your Home with a Dog

Posted on: November 30, 2015 - No Comments

Pet parents often don’t realize that effective dog training can be very hard work, and that behavior change in their dog will only come after behavior change in themselves. Doing anything well isn’t usually easy.