Trainers, behaviorists, and big businesses have embraced the liberal use of positive techniques, philosophies and equipment for decades. Accompanying this is the buzz about leadership, alpha statuses, along with advice on what we should or shouldnat feed our dogs, when to feed them, and how much to feed them. What if it is as simple as ABC and 123abreathing, eating, playing and smiling? Awareness Centered Training (ACT) gives us permission to ac joyfully and easily train (JET) our dogs without fear of right or wrong ac mindfully shape natural behaviors with SAM (socialization and manners) ac quickly integrate training for a few minutes each day, playing Doggy Diner ac reduce sensory overload with aahha!a moments of peace and stillness ac connect using body language, breathing, and the magic of your smile ac empower yourself and your dog with skills you can use anywhere ac creatively balance energy while enhancing well-being ac let go of what doesnat matter and go with the flow (wolf ) ac change life for the better with dogs as translators for learning and healing While you train with awareness, unhealthy patterns in your life can begin to vanish. This is not because of a book, social media, or life doing something to you. It is because you and your dog are doing something different together. Enjoy the journey.Pryor, Karen, Reaching the Animal Mind, Scribner, NY, NY, 2009. www. clickertraining.com, Dona#39;t Shoot the Dog, Revised Edition, 2002. ... NY, NY, 2001, www.dogtalk.com Canine Training and Survival Guide, Dog Talk Media, Pelham, NH, 1998, Rugaas, Turid, On Talking Terms with Dogs: Calming Signals, Dog ... NY, 2011 Pet Partners Team Training Manual, Bellevue, WA, www.petpartners. org, 2012.
|Title||:||Awareness Centered Training - ACT|
|Publisher||:||BalboaPress - 2012-09-24|