Category Archives: Communication

Positive Is NOT Permissive

Recently I received this message in response to an article I had sent to someone, trying to convince her not to use shock collars on her two dog aggressive dogs: "You all probably think sending a child to his or her room is very bad and makes me a bad parent. Maybe I should give my…
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Food For Thought

"I don't want to bribe my animals to do things, they should just do it because they love/respect me" So how do you explain the shock collar, choke chain, prong collar, water spray bottle, whip, crop, swinging lead rope, can of coins, yelling, pushing, a smack on the butt, etc.? Is that not then, coercion? In…
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