Kay Laurence - Learning About Dogs

Kay Laurence - Learning About Dogs

www.learningaboutdogs.com
Kay Laurence of “Learning About Dogs” in the U.K. and Sue McGuire, a manager of a canine program at an animal shelter near San Francisco join forces to talk about the life we live with dogs. Kay Laurence brings with her more than 40 years of experienc


Bonus Episode: Cue Technology: Singing your Cues
Aug 27 • 9 min
Cue Technology, singing cues, color cues, Kay Laurence, Learning about Dogs, Sue McGuire
Connected Walking Means Leave the Clicker at Home
Jul 24 • 45 min
Connected walking is about the shared experience of exploring the environment with your dog.
Learning the Skills of Teaching and Our Dogs will Learn
Jul 17 • 43 min
Teaching the skills of teaching and that will benefit the dog through their life.
The Value of Teaching Base Behaviors
Jul 10 • 39 min
Teaching base behaviors creates a path of communication for our dogs.
Training Myths: The Three Second Rule
Jul 3 • 16 min
The entire reinforcement process should be the focus as opposed to reinforcing a behavior within three seconds of the click.
Chains and Sequences. Be aware! You are surrounded by them!!
Jun 26 • 43 min
An acute awareness of behavior chains is crucial to understanding why some behaviors go off track.
Click Fishing? Dog Trainers and terminology
Jun 19 • 17 min
Click fishing is a term heard recently regarding teaching dogs
Learning to use silence as part of a training session
Jun 12 • 16 min
Handlers need to learn to be quiet when teaching dogs
Duration or hold your station?
Jun 5 • 23 min
Teaching duration of behaviors needs to come with a strong understanding of where the behavior happens naturally.
Teaching dogs to sustain their activity is not the same thing as duration
May 29 • 19 min
Teaching a dog to sustain an activity is not the same thing as duration.
What is a dog training geek? TAKL 2020
May 22 • 33 min
Dog training geeks are those who are passionate about teaching dogs and we welcome you to Geekland.
Contingencies in Play When Teaching Dogs
May 8 • 15 min
An awareness of contingencies can only benefit the learning process with our dogs.
Managing the Pace of Your Training Sessions
May 1 • 18 min
Managing the pace of training sessions to suit the learner is a vital skill for all dog people.
The Art of Luring Dogs : Using the Cup on a Stick
Apr 24 • 22 min
The art of luring dogs need not be limited to the hands, but a cup on a stick works very well.
The Art of Luring Dogs
Apr 17 • 27 min
The art of teaching dogs is enhanced when the skilled use of luring is used to teach behavior.
Should You Teach a Dog Eye Contact?
Apr 10 • 15 min
For years, people were told that your dog must be taught to “watch” their handler and give direct eye contact. This episode debunks that belief.
Fade In Protocol
Apr 3 • 18 min
The Fade In Protocol was documented more than 50 years ago, and is still of value today.
Cues and Teaching Cue Hierarchy
Mar 27 • 25 min
Understand cue technology and teaching a cue hierarchy
Clean Training: Part Three
Mar 20 • 31 min
Understanding how to build a profile of a behavior helps as part of clean training.
Clean Training — Part Two
Mar 3 • 18 min
Clean trainers can pace the learning to the learner
Clean Training : Introduction
Mar 3 • 26 min
We start on our checklist of what it means to be a clean trainers
Establishing your ethical foundation
Feb 26 • 22 min
Establishing your ethical foundation provides a framework for your teaching of dogs.