Fit & Function

Correctly fitting any harness is extremely important.  While each make and model will have specific fit characteristics and instructions, there are several areas to note when fitting any harness. Always open all of the harness’s clips that you can.  This may seem obvious but many […]

The Balance Leash

Pulling on the leash is a common problem for dogs and their people. Generally the more pressure you have on the dog’s collar the more it triggers him to pull and pulling causes many dogs to be more reactive. This is not intentional on the […]

Handler Skill Building

Regardless of what type of equipment you use to walk your dog; you as the walker have a huge amount of influence as to how the dog responds and how much you trigger the Opposition Response.  A handler has three fundamental ways that they can […]

The Playground in Practice

  In this video clip, Robyn takes us through the thought process as she navigates, “Harvey” a 16 year old Jack Russell Terrier, with a varying attention span, through the Playground of Higher Learning. In this video, Robyn takes Ollie through the Playground of Higher […]

Handler Skill Building

Regardless of what type of equipment you use to walk your dog; you as the walker have a huge amount of influence as to how the dog responds and how much you trigger the Opposition Response.  A handler has three fundamental ways that they can […]

The Balance Leash

Pulling on the leash is a common problem for dogs and their people. Generally the more pressure you have on the dog’s collar the more it triggers him to pull and pulling causes many dogs to be more reactive. This is not intentional on the […]

Fit & Function

Correctly fitting any harness is extremely important.  While each make and model will have specific fit characteristics and instructions, there are several areas to note when fitting any harness. Always open all of the harness’s clips that you can.  This may seem obvious but many […]

Two Points of Contact

Tellington TTouch has been using the concept of leading with Two Points of Contact since the early 1990s.  Today, many companies manufacture double ended leashes and harnesses with front and back hardware. Leading a dog with Two Points of Contact provides the handler with influence […]