Training Information

These pages don’t set out to ‘teach you how to’,  rather they are a collection of material that I have found useful in my own training and shared with others.

I strongly believe that the only way to train a dog, or any other animal, is by using force-free methods, primarily positive reinforcement.


Crime and Punishment … or rather reward and punishment

A clicker and what’s behind it

Rewards (reinforcers) – what to use

The Pulling Page

Stress and Calmness

Dogs’ body language

Useful Books and Invaluable Websites