Some dog trainers and dog owners believe that using food in dog training causes overexcitement, over arousal and a dog that is too pushy so they stop using the food or never try to begin with. This is a false belief. In this video I show you exactly how easy it can be to get a pushy dog, who really wants the food that I have to calm down, pay attention and think in order to get the food. It's so easy it could be considered Lazy Dog Training at its … [Read more...] about One Powerful Way To Calm The Pushy Dog While Doing Almost Nothing / Lazy Dog Training At It’s Best!
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Duke Ferguson Owner / CEO of Unleashed Potential K9 Academy® and Creator of Dog Training Genesis coming to Airth Station Kennels in Scotland!! September 1 - 3rd 2019 Duke Ferguson and Larry Krohn are teaming up for this event, come and learn from some of best! Join Duke Ferguson and Larry Krohn for a 3-day dog training workshop located at Airth Station Kennels, Airth, Scotland & learn how to get the very best out of your dog. Hosted by Roddy Kirk. CLICK HERE TO GET THE LIVE … [Read more...] about Join Duke Ferguson and Larry Krohn Modern Day Heart & Soul Dog Training Workshop Sept 1 – 3, Scotland
Tools VS Methods! Why Banning Tools is Irresponsible. Duke Addresses Professional Dog Trainers and Pet Owners at his Workshop in Monroe, WA USA and World Wide. In today's society too many people are getting training tools mixed up with methods. Some people falsely believe "tools" such as E-collars, slip collars and pinch collars are abusive and should be banned....this could not be further from the truth. Good dog training needs relevant consequences both pleasant and unpleasant. Thats just … [Read more...] about Tools VS Methods! Why Banning Tools is Irresponsible! Duke Ferguson Addresses Professional Dog Trainers and Pet Owners World Wide
"Going Mental" 3 Things You Can Do to Decrease Stress and Increase Pleasure For You and Your Dog. Adding the Balance to Your Dogs Needs Decrease Your Stress and Increase Joy The bulk of the work I do with dogs is dealing with unwanted behaviors. In many cases, I get contacted as a last resort and at that point the dog and the owners are going mental. That is, they are at whit's end and whether they know it or not so is their dog. When I tell them the problem and the solution is mental, they … [Read more...] about Going Mental! 3 Things You Can Do to Decrease Stress and Increase Pleasure For You and Your Dog
Duke Ferguson Coaching New UPK9 NJ Trainers How to Teach a Submissive Dog Self Control While Building Hope and Desire Using E-Collar and Positive Rewards. Despite what some people may say about using food in dog training, It does not have to amp the dog up. Food used with the right method can calm a dog OR amp up a dog...It's all on how you use the food and what your goals is! Food is just a tool used in a process! Despite what some people may say about E-Collars being inhumane and … [Read more...] about Duke Ferguson: Teaching a Submissive Dog Self Control While Building Hope and Desire