My Training Philosophy
As a proud member of the Force Free Trainers of Wisconsin and the Pet Professional Guild, the training I use is based upon the most up to date scientific methods. My training is humane, reward based and without pain, discomfort, intimidation, threats, corrections, force, or coercion. Put simply, dogs are rewarded for what they did do, not punished for what they did not do.
I do not use, nor condone the use of, any type of electronic training collars (including those "vibrating" collars used to "get your dog's attention), prong collars or choke collars. Not only are these tools outdated, but they have been scientifically proven to do more harm than good and can damage the relationship you have with your dog. The only "gadget" you will ever see me use is a clicker.