Monique Anstee

Dog Training: do you pick Force Free (purely positive), Positive Reinforcement, Balanced, Corrective, or do you just train the dog?

Trainers are being forced into slots. Judgements are made, and then that...

 

Puppy Raising:
 
The hardest part of raising a puppy is not to stifle them. While we want to tend to their every need, and cuddle away every whimper, when we do, we stunt their emotional growth.
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Behavior Problems, aggression, dog training, obedience training, reactive, biting, lunging, victoria, BC, Monique, Anstee, Naughty Dogge, Doggie,

To really understand some words, we must know their opposites; for example...

Dog Training, Reactive, Aggression, Monique Anstee, Naughty Dog,

Gratitude: How Lucky Are We?...

Most trainers today train with positive reinforcement, but it is how the positive...

INDECISIVENESS: a stage you must overcome in your growth as a trainer....

CONTROL VERSUS SUPPRESSION

I have always maintained that the purpose of rules is to give freedom. My dogs deserve the right to be dogs. Just because I can control them doesn’t mean that I should. Now don’t get...

LEARNING THEORY REVISITED

While behaviour and training follow scientific rules all learned in the laboratory, we with our own dogs have dynamic relationships, households, and other complexities going on....

Performance and self image are always equal. You will only do as good as you expect to do. What you imagine in your head is what you are going to get. You will never do better, though it is possible to do worse!...

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