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Only three weeks left in my full time temporary shift at work. There is the chance I will get to sign another one towards the end of October but I will definitely be going back to casual status after Sept … Continue reading

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Stand Up!

Oh! Oh! And also, on the training front: I have been working on ‘stand’ with a hand cue with Maia. Last night at agility we were working with the clicker in between our turns on the equipment and we did … Continue reading

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Tonight was the last clicker class that I am taking Bosco to for the next while. Unfortunately it is too expensive to continue doing the class. If Dana taught independently (and closer, while I’m dreaming) then I would do it … Continue reading

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Maia and I ended up having a really great agility class tonight. I was worried that her anxiety would transfer over to a bad class, as has happened before, but she did great! First up we did the dog walk … Continue reading

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Maia and I ended up having a really great agility class tonight. I was worried that her anxiety would transfer over to a bad class, as has happened before, but she did great! First up we did the dog walk … Continue reading

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Clicker class

Bosco and I started our Intermediate Clicker Training class tonight. It’s another six week course taught by Dana that builds on the skills we learned in the Beginner class. I wasn’t sure if I was going to sign up for … Continue reading

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Week One, Day Two

The First Week: Sit Happens Day Two Again I worked Bosco first with Maia in a down-stay, but I am wondering if it would be better to do it the other way around, as perhaps Bosco will be able to … Continue reading

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Week One, Day Two

The First Week: Sit Happens Day Two Again I worked Bosco first with Maia in a down-stay, but I am wondering if it would be better to do it the other way around, as perhaps Bosco will be able to … Continue reading

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Keeping my resolution

One of my resolutions this year was to take Bosco through the 6 week training program in Pat Miller’s book, The Power of Positive Dog Training. I have decided to document my progress here on the blog. The First Week: … Continue reading

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I received my last two books today (no seriously, they are my last because I have no money left in the ‘buy books’ fund) and they are Turid Rugaas’ “On Talking Terms With Dogs: Calming Signals” and Brenda Aloff’s “Canine … Continue reading

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