Category: utfordringer

Birds?

,, Why do birdssuddenly appearevery timeyou are near? ,, Remember that song?I’m singing it with a frown on my face! Orkan has decided that chasing birds is a lot more fun that tugging. He might work for r-e-a-l-l-y good food rewards, but even then…

Puppy!

We went to see the puppy yesterday. She was as good as the breeder had told me, and she came home with us. She seemed very happy, curious and confident (and still is, here in our house). When I tested her, she was crazy…

Silence :-)

My sound solution works! Yey!The yelling is now much less frequent, and if he happens to forget and I “fall asleep”, he quickly lies down on the floor, waiting patiently for me to “come back to life”. It feels indescribably good to finally have…

Sound solution?

I think I have finally cracked the nut about Orkan’s ear-splitting yells when he gets overly frustrated by extinction! I sat down on the kitchen floor, like I usually do when shaping, and in an attempt to make sure I really didn’t ever click…

Shanti – fetch training

Yesterday’s brain work for Shanti was obedience retrieving (retrieving a dumbbell on cue, holding it until told to drop). I doubt she’s ever done that before, because she tried a lot of different behaviors. I started by rewarding interest for the dumbbell (my item…