Behave! - Canine Life Skills by Kelly Cordell-Morris
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Behave! - Canine Life Skills

Canine Life Skills
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Essential life skills to teach your dog 

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Welcome to Life Skills
Week 1 - Orientation
How Dog's Learn
how dogs learn pt1.pdf
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how dogs learn pt2.pdf
359 KB
Clicker Training
What is Clicker Training oct13.pdf
143 KB
Practicing Clicker Timing Skills
Focus exercises.pdf
124 KB
What to use for training treats
Equipment list.pdf
223 KB
Week 2
Capturing Head Dip
Capturing Paw Lift
Targeting - Nose to Target
Targeting - Follow the Target
Sit - Shape Using a Target
Sit - Fade the Target and Introduce the Cue
Polite Walking - Connect the Dots
Recall Cue - Hand Touch
Conditioning the Recall Cue
Settle - Go to Mat
Go to mat.pdf
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Week 3
Build a Captured Behaviour into a New Behaviour
Cup or Box Game
Follow Target to Down Position
Polite Walking - connect the dots with mild distractions
Recall - Hand Touch with mild distractions
Recall - teaching a verbal recall cue
Breck condition recall verbal
Settle - Adding a cue
Week 4
Down - Add a Cue
Polite Walking - distractions on the path
Recall - adding distance
Settle - distractions, duration, release cue
Wait - introducing the concept at a boundary
Week 5
Down - Build Duration
Zen - extending to food on the floor
Name Game - distractions
Recall - distance and distractions
Sit - Build Duration
Sit - adding new environmental cues
Wait - adding distractions and environmental cues
Week 6
Down - Responding at a Distance
Name Game - increasing duration
Polite Walking - 3 steps reset
3 steps reset for polite walking handout
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