Training Tips

Training and providing enrichment opportunities are incredible ways for you to bond with your dog. Check out some resources below!

Dunbar Academy

Training not only strengthens the bond between you and your dog but also enhances communication and understanding of their behaviors. It promotes cooperation, safety, and socialization, while also providing mental stimulation and confidence-building opportunities for your furry companion. Additionally, it fosters problem-solving skills and encourages lifelong learning for both you and your dog.

It’s important to note that dog training is unregulated, so it’s crucial to look for trainers who prioritize science-based, positive, force-free training methods. Ask what training they have in the field. Certifications from reputable organizations such as the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT), Fear Free, Karen Pryor Certified Training Partner (KPA CTP) or the International Association of Canine Professionals (IACP).