You’re in Great Shape: Understanding and Applying Shaping

Shaping behavior by reinforcing small steps toward a future goal is one of the core processes of clicker training, and is the key to creative and limitless training.

At Your Service: Teaching Service Dog Behaviors

Learn what it takes and what it's like to be a service dog raised in a clicker trained environment. 

Gimme Shelter: Training & Enrichment

Imagine a shelter where the dogs do not bark, the cats can do tricks, and everybody is smiling. Find out how this "dream shelter" can be a reality!  

Missteps, Myths & Mantras: Keeping Your Training On Track

Ken Ramirez shows how to avoid some of the most common mistakes and ill-advised shortcuts trainers take, and explores the reasons we are often tempted to go in the wrong direction.

On Guard! Modification of Food Guarding

Learn an efficient and effective method to help clients who are dealing with food-related aggression.

Are you excited about clicker training, but feeling a bit overwhelmed? Do you have goals to compete in a dog sport one day, but aren't sure where to start? Do you experience a jigsaw puzzle of dog training ideas in your brain, but don't know how to put them together?