The Pets’ Trust Direction – Dog Trainer

Pets' Trust and Cesar Millian

Pets’ Trust off the Rails? Many of you have noticed Fun Paw Care’s (FPC) silence after ardently supporting the Pets’ Trust (PT) and educating the community during last year’s election. Remaining in a taciturn state is not one of my strong points. The reason for my silence was that we were waiting to see how […]

Miami Dog Training Case Study

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Dog Training in Los Angeles and Behavior Modification: Case Study   A day in the life of a dog trainer and how I know positive reinforcement dog training is the most effective and humane way of training and behavior modification.  (Names have been changed for the privacy of my client)   I was finishing a consultation […]

Humane Society of Greater Miami Ignorance

Why does the Humane Society of Greater Miami support Cesar Milan outdated, “traditional and/or balanced”, force-based, dominance theory and punitive style dog trainers? Are they ignorant or do they just not care about the welfare of animals? UPDATE: Not only is it immoral to subject companion animals to abuse, but it is now illegal to […]

Positive Dog Training vs. “Traditional” Dog Training: Semantics or Huge Difference? (part 3 of 3)

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Positive Reinforcement Dog Training or Just Marketing Hype? Are dog trainers really fear-free Positive reinforcement-based or just marketing hype? It is very trendy now for dog trainers to say that they are “positive reinforcement dog trainers” as they pop your dog’s leash, suggest you eat before your dog, sleep in a higher more comfortable position than […]

Positive Dog Training vs. “Traditional” Dog Training: Semantics or Huge Difference? (Part 2 of 3)

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Facts About Dog Training Methods There is so much confusion amongst the general public about which dog training methods to use because of idiotic reality shows and hypothetical constructs and myths that float around the internet. Ironically this confusion has not been cleared up by the humane societies and veterinarians in the Los Angeles area. […]

Positive Dog Training vs. “Traditional” Dog Training: Semantics or Huge Difference? (Part 1 of 3)

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Dog Training Confusion The title is somewhat of a misnomer and could read, force-free dog training or training without pain, intimidation, bullying, and coercion vs. traditional and/or balanced dog “training.” If you are not one for suspense, there is a huge difference. It is important to help the general public understand and to define all […]