Science-Based Information on All Things Dog Training!
This page is dedicated to providing position statements and science-based articles from the world's leading dog training and behavior organizations, certified dog training professionals, licensed veterinary behaviorists, and professionals in the animal sciences on why force-free, positive reinforcement training is the only type of training that should be used on dogs (and all animals!)
Why You Should Avoid the Use
of Prong Collars and Choke Chains
Why You Should Avoid the Use of Shock Collars
(and any other name people want to call them)
Why You Do NOT Need to "Dominate" Your Dog