Tag Archives: how to motivate your dog

Value = Love

Posted on: April 3, 2017 - No Comments

Does your dog value you = Does your dog hate you? Big question, right? It’s at the root of so many of the struggles with dogs and relationships that we’ve come across. It’s the question we have to think about when there may be a recall problem, struggles with chase, lack of focus or even lack of self-control.

“How Do I MAKE Him Do What I Say?”

Posted on: July 6, 2015 - No Comments

How do you feel about someone who MAKES you do anything? Warm and loving or resentful and wary? Which way would you prefer that your dog feel about you?

Pay The Dog: Why Giving Your Dog Rewards Will Lead to Better Behaviors

Posted on: March 16, 2015 - 2 Comments

There are two ways to get a dog to do what you want. Both ways create motivation for the dog, but according to science, one works better than the other. Can you guess which way works better?