GREEN - The Thinking Dog (HI)

GREEN - The Thinking Dog (HI)

GREEN Class Focus - The Thinking Dog

A dog that runs up and SITS to greet you instead of jumping is a Thinking Dog!

A dog that can cope and not react when there are sudden changes in the environment is a Thinking Dog!

When dogs are taught a skill called “shaping” they become better problem solvers and will begin to think about how to earn rewards. Shaping behavior is simply a very easy and incredibly effective way to teach – it allows you to help your dog learn without having to use force or corrections.

This class will focus on the foundation of how to shape a behavior. Whether a dog is pushy or shy, bold or fearful, shaping will help them learn how to handle life’s stimulating or worrisome times and become more confident.

 

NOTE:  Use the side door East entrance of the shelter facility

Event Properties

Event date 12-08-2018 9:30 am
Event End Date 12-08-2018 10:30 am
Capacity 4
Registered 1
Available Seats 3
Cut off date 12-07-2018 11:55 pm
Instructor Liz Geisen with Dr. Fiia Jokela
Number Hours 1
Location Humane Indiana
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