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.Nails should be clipped on a regular basis. Few dogs get enough exercise on rough terrain to keep their nails naturally worn down. Overlong nails spread ... Trim the nails as often as needed (every two weeks at least) with a good guillotine or plier style clipper. The plier style ... The dogs may not enjoy getting their toenails done, but will tolerate it, especially when they see me doing my own . As the nailanbsp;...
|Title||:||Awareness Centered Training - ACT|
|Publisher||:||BalboaPress - 2012-09-24|