How to Use the Clicker

Now that you have read about the benefits of using a clicker to train your dog, it is time to teach him just what the clicker means by charging the clicker.  Charging the clicker means that he learns that the click precedes a treat.  Practice the following activity in an environment with few distractions. You are not asking your dog…

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What is Clicker Training?

If you have attended a group class or private lesson with your dog, you might have heard of clicker training.  A clicker is a small device that fits in the palm of your hand and emits an audible sound. Once trained to the clicker, it allows a slight time gap between when the dog performs the desired behavior and when…

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