Tag: Fear Aggression

Remote collar training can work for fearful and anxious dogs: ya just gotta know how to do it.

A remote collar is not magic. I say that just about every time I meet with someone for a dog training evaluation. And then I explain what it can do for enhancing the dog and owner relationship if used properly. The key being, it must be used with knowledge. Electronic collars are not one of those tools that someone can purchase and  “do it yourself”. At least most people will not be successful because the commonly held perception is thatRead more “Remote collar training can work for fearful and anxious dogs: ya just gotta know how to do it.”

Remote Collar Training + A Devoted Dog Owner = A Happy Pack

I recently purchased a two dog Dogtra e-collar unit and took a one-on-one class with Robin MacFarlane of That’s My Dog. Absolutely the best money and time I have ever spent on my dogs. I have a library of dog training books, many by famed authors of dog behavior. I live in a rural area and have taken my dogs to obedience classes for socialization, and because I feel it is important for a balance, well behaved dog. My biggestRead more “Remote Collar Training + A Devoted Dog Owner = A Happy Pack”