Why Use Positive Training?

For Animals: Positive Reinforcement Training builds:   attentiveness bond confidence cooperation desirable behaviours enthusiasm motivation reliability resilience trust willingness If you are a professional and wish to find out more about what VIATA says about...

What is Positive Training?

What is Positive Training, and Why Should We Use It? by Lisbeth Plant KPACTP In pet dog training, teaching owners positive training, that is to say, to deliver rewards for desirable behaviour –  is significantly easier and safer than trying to teach them to...

Choosing a Good Trainer

How to choose a good trainer and an explanation of positive training (Taken from the website of The American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior www.AVSABonline.org ) How to Choose a Trainer: Choosing a dog trainer can be one of the most important decisions that you...

Definitions

Definitions Webster’s online dictionary(10) offers eight different definitions of the word “positive”. Unfortunately, none of them is quite what we mean – in daily use – when we talk about positive animal training. In Operant...