The Art of Shaping

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One method that trainers use is something called "shaping". It is essentially a matter of waiting until the dog performs the desired behaviour, and then reinforcing it, thus ensuring that the dog learns what is required of them. By only rewarding the desired behaviour, you...

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Australian Shepherd

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Hey guys, my name is Blue! I think it might be because my eyes are blue? Someone also said something about 'blue merle' once but I have no idea what that means.   I'm an Australian Shepherd and will be turning 1 soon! So cool. Hopefully that...

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Multi Dog Households

  |   Dog Advice, Doggie Playland Dogs

Are you considering adding a second dog to your household? This could be a good decision however it is one that should be made carefully. Here are some things to consider:   Your Current Dog: is your dog social and does he or she enjoy the company...

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