Welcome to March Madness!
I don't know about you, but I'm ready for nice weather! And with nice weather, comes increased distractions which often leads to madness especially if you have an adolescent or young dog!
Posts from 2022 - Start here!
Post 1: Welcome to March Madness!
Post 2: What distracts your dog? And Why?
Post 3: Considering how environments affect distractions.
FAD Day 1 - "What is Focus?"
FAD Day 2 - "Understanding Emotions Better"
FAD Day 3 - "Setting Up the Environment!"
FAD Day 4 - "Focus Exercises & Games!"
Preview of the new Crazy Canine Adolescent Classroom!
Post 9: Teaching Impulse Control or Self-regulation.
Post 10: Self Regulation Games
Post 11: Wrap Up: Working around uncontrollable distractions & creating a resilient team
Working Dogs: Trainer Talk # 5 Distractions
In this Trainer Talk we discuss these 3 questions: What is your dog's biggest distraction and what behaviors do they do around that distraction? What's your favorite game, practice exercise, or method of dealing with a high level distraction? Have you ever turned a distraction into a reinforcement?
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