When I see a dog showing a behaviour that is heading towards potential conflict, my first question is “what rewards are available?”
What is the purpose of this video? To sell a product, to instruct or to inspire? It should be clear from the first viewing. Often we are seeing an unhealthy blend of talking head, dripping treats into bored dog, convincing you of their innate expertise.
Coming up to 20 years since I designed this game for my college students in computing – to improve communication!
Who knew it would become a future piece of technology for world of training and behaviour analysis?
… and cruises of course!
Looking at the way the behaviour is carried out is the most important element, and that is the product of all the considerations.