July 2020

July 29, 2020 – Live Training with Caryn

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RELINQUISH THE ENVIRONMENT:

  • 00:27 – What is “Relinquish the Environment”
  • 05:16 – Open the door and wait for your dog to disengage
  • 15:56 – We’re not setting our dog up for failure
  • 19:14 – Adding a cue to let your dog go through the door

SAY PLEASE:

  • 22:26 – When to use “Say please”
  • 24:13 – How to train “Say Please”
  • 34:02 – Do we use “Say Please” for garbage on walks?
  • 35:48 – “Bring to me” game

SILKY LEASH

  • 42:42 – What is “Silky Leash”
  • 48:56 – Creating a good association with collar grabbing

July 22, 2020 – Live Training with Caryn

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LEAVE IT (level 2):

  • 01:00 – “Leave it” is a sacred behaviour
  • 01:53 – Level 1 “leave it”
  • 03:09 – What is “wait”?
  • 05:12 – How to train “leave it”
  • 10:43 – Level 2 “leave it”
  • 14:18 – Venus flytrap game
  • 20:03 – Looking for the disengagement to mark
  • 23:02 – What it looks like without a clicker
  • 24:15 – Bread box game

LOOK AT THAT:

  • 31:44 – The importance of the “Look at that” game
  • 34:07 – How to train “look at that”

NAME RECOGNITION:

  • 38:25 – Name Recognition
  • 45:12 – What if my dog doesn’t want the food?

July 15, 2020 – Live Training with Caryn

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HAND TARGETING:

  • 00:31 – What is hand targeting and why is it important?
  • 03:01 – How do you train hand target?
  • 14:00 – How to name the hand target

GO TO MAT:

  • 20:11 – How to train “Go to mat”
  • 26:15 – If your dog doesn’t notice the mat
  • 28:11 – What to do when your dog chews the mat
  • 30:04 – Introducing the cue
  • 35:08 – Fitting in a down behaviour with “go to mat”
  • 41:37 – Do we use the same towel/mat/bed each time?

LEAVE IT

  • 42:42 – Tools needed to train a “leave it”
  • 44:02 – What is “leave it”
  • 45:02 – How to train “leave it”
  • 49:36 – Why we don’t introduce “take it” after “leave it”
  • 51:20 – Teaching “wait”
  • 53:34 – What to do if your puppy bites your hand

July 8, 2020 – Live Training with Caryn

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EYE CONTACT:

  • 00:34 – Importance of eye contact
  • 02:10 – Checking in on walks
  • 05:27 – Shaping eye contact
  • 09:05 – Tricks for eye contact
  • 11:49 – Looking at waist instead of eyes
  • 14:23 – Hands behind your back
  • 15:51 – Adding the cue
  • 20:21 – Sequence of events
  • 22:32 – Cueing during distractions
  • 25:26 – Tone
  • 26:57 – Sal stole a sock!
  • 30:56 – Different exercises
  • 34:48 – Disengage your dog from a distraction

FIND IT:

  • 36:24 – Teaching find it
  • 41:34 – Bowling food
  • 44:26 – Using find it as a relaxation tool

GATOR MOUTH:

  • 46:09 – Gator Mouth
  • 47:38 – Tunnel
  • 51:40 – Lifting lips
  • 54:35 – Opening the teeth
  • 58:43 – Gator mouth during walks
  • 01:01:27 – Giving medication
  • 01:02:43 – Ear drops
  • 01:07:21 – Biting at the legs

July 6, 2020 – Live Training with Caryn

*Hover over the timeline to see the topics covered*DOWN:

  • 00:36 – Foundation of down
  • 03:20 – 1st way to teach a down
  • 03:54 – 2nd way to teach down
  • 09:59 – Training a down after a sit?
  • 13:11 – Sit from stand + down from stand
  • 13:50 – Down from sit + sit from down
  • 14:40 – Stand from sit + stand from down 
  • 17:08 – Introducing the cue

STAND:

  • 26:31 – Teaching stand
  • 31:39 – Importance of stand

DROP IT:

  • 33:13 – Importance of drop it
  • 35:05 – How to train a drop it
  • 38:52 – Stimulus control
  • 42:59 – Putting things on cue

ELEVATOR

  • 45:17 – How to teach the elevator game