You May Be Using Aversive Training Techniques Without Knowing It

Your dog is extremely sensitive. Be careful how you correct undesirable behavior.

You know never to hit your dog and would never intentionally do anything to harm her. You know, too, that the best way to teach her not to do something is to redirect her attention by showing her what to do and rewarding her for getting it right. Still, you may be engaging in a […]
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