What is it about?
This workshop is a continuation of the first Workshop DVD: Part 1: Essential Exercises Learning has never been so easy! Take a front row seat while Dr. Yin helps you improve your ability to handle you impulsive, reactive or hyperactive dog in controlled situations as well as in unexpected emergency situations. This live recording of Dr. Sophia Yin’s workshop is not only engaging, but highly informative. In one of Dr. Yin’s most popular workshops to date, you’ll gain the technical skills to make walking with even the most reactive of dogs enjoyable using these simple and practical exercises and games.
On this Part 2 DVD:
Exercises: Walking Speed, About-turns and U-turns (humans only)
- Focused Walking Using Repeat Sits on the Left or Right Side (humans only)
- Using Targeting to Keep Dogs Engaged
- Methods for Getting Dogs to Focus When Heeling on Walks: Repeat Sits on Left or Right Side Versus Targeting
- Impulse Control: “Leave-it” by Blocking
- Highly Distracting or Emergency Situations: Combining the Repeat Sit Backwards and Heeling at Attention Exercises
More about the Author
Dr. Yin was a Veterinarian, Animal Behaviorist, Author, and internationally renowned expert on Low-Stress Handling™. Her “pet-friendly” techniques for animal handling and behavior modification, many of which she developed herself through the scientific method of research and rigorous testing, are shaping the new standard of care for Veterinarians, Petcare and other Companion and Farm Animal professionals. She passed away in September of 2014 but her work and legacy lives on.
When was it released? 2014
Who produced it? Cattledog Publishing
Reviews- Whether pet professional or pet owner this DVD is a must have. Dr. Sophia Yin has the amazing ability to take very complex exercises and simplify them to the point that you wonder why you never thought of it yourself!
Cathy Bell, CPDT-KA
Running time- 135 Minutes