03/25/2016 06:49 PM
My family and I adopted Neko from our local humane society when she was 11 months old. My previous 2 dogs were working Border Collies so Neko is a very different dog for me. Challenging to say the least. We are slowly warming up to agility but, more importantly, Neko needs to learn to be calm in the presence of new stimuli. We will be working towards our training goals using DS/CC techniques and BAT.
03/07/2016 01:16 PM
Riot is spayed and is a certified cadaver dog. She was reactive to both humans and dogs and has been helped tremedously by working with a behaviorist. She was taught Dr. Karen Overall's relaxation protocol and worked through the BAT program while at a Board and Train with Karen Deeds in Fort Worth, TX. I continued working on basic obedience with her and introduced Riot to K9 Nosework. I entered Riot in a K9 NW trial and we correctly found 3/4 hides with one incident of a bark at the gate steward at one of the elements. I then decided...