Category Archives : IPO and Schutzhund

The Power Of Interactive Play

The single most powerful reinforcer for your dog is interactive play. It involves: Stalking prey/toy (think panther), Chasing (when your dog actively runs after prey/toy), Pouncing (when your dog jumps up on a person or another dog), Biting (think about squirrels, rabbits or a ball), Shaking the prey (becoming possessive of the prey/toy), Consuming. Those […]

Bayou City Schutzhund Club Helper Certification

  We will be hosting Steve House as the Teaching/Certifying Helper for the Helper Certification on Oct 12th and 13th. Steve will also be doing a seminar on Friday, Oct 11th at club Practice (7pm). There is no charge for Club Members or entrants in the Certification Trial. There will be a $20 charge for […]