Release cue or stay cue

Release cue or stay cue

3 min read Is “staying” is something you ADD to a behaviour, or ASSUME in a behaviour?   !!  Confusion alert  !! Continue reading when you have time without disruptions. If this confuses us then it certainly makes it harder for the dogs. We owe them...
Think carefully

Think carefully

3 min read + video The power of a cue …. I recently posted this video to FaceBook which harks back to those early, discovery days of clicker training. We cannot presume a cue is a reinforcer unless we can shape a new behaviour using that cue as the marker. This...
Reasons to use a clicker

Reasons to use a clicker

The concept of “being a clicker trainer” is always going to lead to argument and misunderstanding because it cannot exist alongside the science and technology. It is a “fakery” of our time. No Clicker Trainers The clicker itself is a simple tool that when used in...