CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL DOG TRAINER
Johanna is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA), a professional member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers and an AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator. When she is not training dogs she is spending time with her parrots, horses and many other animals on her 45 acre farm near Milwaukee.
Nothing in Life is Free is a phrase that was coined by Jean Donaldson who wrote 'Culture Clash', a book about human/canine relationships and how we see each other.
Real Life Recall When I talk to my 2nd month beginners' class about what their goals are for their canine companions almost everyone says (sometimes in desperation), 'I just want him to come when I call him.
Resource Guarding Resource Guarding is a very common problem in many dogs. Some dogs would never think of it. They defer easily to us. These are thought of as submissive or 'nice' dogs. However, big or small, well bred
Understanding Reinforcement Understanding how dogs think and what shapes their behavior is the first and most important step in communicating with your dog, for that is what dog training is all about ... Communication ...