Alpha Dog Training Glasgow

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Dog Training Videos for "Alpha Dog Training Glasgow":

World Modern Dog Trainers' (non Ice Bucket) Challenge

World Modern Dog Trainers' (non Ice Bucket) Challenge

First video of the World Modern Dog Trainers' Challenge. Let's be open and transparent about the techniques which we use with our dogs and our clients' dogs. Are you willing to make the pledge?...

Prong Collars - Glasgow Dog Trainer - Equipment Part 2

Prong Collars - Glasgow Dog Trainer - Equipment Part 2

Discussion on the use of prong/pinch collars...

Aggression Part 9 - Snapping The Dog Out Of It

Aggression Part 9 - Snapping The Dog Out Of It

In this video I explain why striking or kicking the dog to "snap them out of it" isn't a good strategy hen dealing with aggressive dogs...

Dog Aggression - Part 10 - Cognitive Dissonance

Dog Aggression - Part 10 - Cognitive Dissonance

Last part of my aggression series in which I explain how the process of our own cognitive dissonance gets in the way of how we sometimes treat our dogs...

Training A Dog Reactive Collie

Training A Dog Reactive Collie

Here we are working with Charlie, who was adopted by Andy about a month ago. He reacts to other dogs when they are too close in order to chase them away. We are rewarding Charlie with his ball, which he is very motivated by when he looks calmly at another dog and doesn't react. The goal is to move c...

Two Essential Questions In Dog Training.

Two Essential Questions In Dog Training.

The only two questions we need ever ask when training a dog or any other animal...

Teaching A Dog To Be Less Possessive - Part 1

Teaching A Dog To Be Less Possessive - Part 1

Here is a slightly longer video than my usual ones of Sampson, the 5 month old West Highland Terrier being taught to be more relaxed around food. Thanks for Chirag Patel of Domesticated Manners and Susan Friedman of for teaching me the principles of this...

The "switch Off"  - Dog Training

The "switch Off" - Dog Training

Short video on the "switch off", what is is, and how reinforcing it can assist us when working with dogs who are aggressive/reactive or who find it difficult to recall under distraction...

Sofia Swims At Alpha Dog Club

Sofia Swims At Alpha Dog Club

The Richmond SPCA brought Sofia into our loving care the week before Thanksgiving 2013, and the months that followed were filled with rehabilitation and many more things to be thankful for this young, spunky dog. Special thanks to Alpha Dog Club for donating swim sessions to give her low-impact exer...

Myth Busting: Alpha Dog

Myth Busting: Alpha Dog

Myth Busting: Alpha Dog...

Granite Gear Cactus Green Alpha Dog Pack Dog Harness (small)

Granite Gear Cactus Green Alpha Dog Pack Dog Harness (small)

Check it Out: Want to go hiking with your pooch? Or just enjoy a day frolicking on the beach? This Granite Gear Cactus Green Alpha Dog Harness is a great hiking accessory. It has more than enough storage room for anything you may need on a hike for you and your dog...

Learning By Association - Classical Conditioning In Dog Training.

Learning By Association - Classical Conditioning In Dog Training.

Our dogs are truly amazing at learning by association and are making these associations all the time. By having a better understanding of how these associations are made, and they effect they have on our dogs, we will have a more harmonious life with them...

Aggression - Part 2

Aggression - Part 2

Part 2 on aggression. why a basic scientific knowledge of how dogs learn is important in treating aggression...

Dog Training - When All Goes To Plan.

Dog Training - When All Goes To Plan.

4 minutes of unedited footage of working with Tia, Maltese Terrier 18 months old. Tia is very fearful of dogs and will bark and lunge when she sees them if they are too close. Here we are working her in a public park, around other dogs with very good results...

What Is Aversive In Dog Training?

What Is Aversive In Dog Training?

A short discussion on what is aversive dog training. Aversive training is anything which is unpleasant, annoying, painful or frightening to your dog...

How To Use A Pet Corrector In Dog Training

How To Use A Pet Corrector In Dog Training

A short video on how to use a Pet Corrector/Compressed air can when working with your dog...

Glasgow Dog Trainer - Training Equipment Part 1

Glasgow Dog Trainer - Training Equipment Part 1

Here I talk about the training equipment I routinely use for training dogs and behaviour modification...

Controlling Arousal Levels For Dog Training.

Controlling Arousal Levels For Dog Training.

Arousal levels are important when either training or modifying the behaviour of your dogs. It is necessary to understand the effects of arousal and what we can do to change it...

Dominance/alpha Dog/pack Belief (it's Not A Theory)

Dominance/alpha Dog/pack Belief (it's Not A Theory)

Short video blog on why we should stop referring to "Dominance Theory" as it's not a theory at all, it's a belief sysytem.I've included some references linked below...

Drako - Great Dane - Dog Reactivity

Drako - Great Dane - Dog Reactivity

Some footage of my session with Drako, a young Great Dane who is reactive to other dogs who are too close. By controlling the distance and keeping Drako feeling safe, making good associations (dogs=food) and reinforcing calm behaviours, we are able to make changes...