This is a fun, entertaining video someone recorded of Duke Ferguson working his Dog "Nitro" in the street corners of Missouri, USA. Watch as Duke and Nitro have a blast working the crowds and how they make this look super easy and fun....BUT...here is a little secret! Before you watch the video you should know one thing. Shhh!! Many years ago before becoming a professional dog trainer, Duke Ferguson once had a dog he could not walk or take in to public because of behaviour issues and lack … [Read more...] about Working Street Corners With Duke Ferguson & Nitro. 2017 IACP After Hours
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I've assessed hundreds of dogs up to this point in my career as a dog trainer. The biggest constant I see as the underlying cause of the behaviour problems presented to me is quite simple, the dog's needs are not being met. Most of the dogs I've met are being cared for from a health and wellness standpoint, although a lot of people are feeding very poor quality food to their dogs but that is another topic for another time. What I'm referring to is proper physical and mental exercise and … [Read more...] about Meeting Your Dog’s Needs, Unleashed Potential Halifax.
Nov 4th and 5th 2017 K9 Swagger Service Training in Tampa Florida will be hosting Duke Ferguson's Art of Attention seminar / workshop Who its for? Professional dog trainers & walkers, shelter and daycare workers, Vets and companion pet dog owners! Learn about the NePoPo® training system and have a little vacation get away in Beautiful Tampa Florida!!! Be sure to Register Today as space is limited and this event will fill up fast. K9 SWAGGER'S EVENT PAGE FOR ALL THE DETAILS CLICK … [Read more...] about Duke Ferguson & The Art of Attention Workshop TAMPA Florida
In the cold Canadian winter, days are short and the weather is often crappy. It is very hard to get outside and burn off the dogs energy on a regular basis. In this video you'll See Duke and his Belgian Malinois "Nitro" Ripping it up in a parking lot after hours. Malinois are intense breeds and MUST have energy spent daily..... No Matter What! https://youtu.be/A_9ioK5vyg0 Got Dog Problems? Do you want help? No matter the size, sex, age or breed We Can Help! Would you like FREE dog … [Read more...] about An Intense Way To Burn Off A Dogs Energy In Just Minutes
The Lazy Dog Trainer V - Shaping with Clicker & Food This video shows how we can get high output from a dog while we just sit and do "NOTHING" other than mark and feed the desired behaviours. "Lazy Dog Trainer" Gets its name form learning how to get the most from your dog while doing the least from the handler. Check out the video https://youtu.be/tMZ46Z77JXg Got Dog Problems? Do you want help? No matter the size, sex, age or breed We Can Help! Would you like FREE dog … [Read more...] about The Lazy Dog Trainer V – Shaping with Clicker & Food