Training Tips

American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior Statements

Click on the download links below to view the PDF. You will need a PDF viewer installed if the links do not work properly. AVSAB Position Statement – Puppy Socialization (PDF) AVSAB Position Statement – Use of Punishment (PDF) AVSAB Position Statement – Dominance Theory (PDF)

What training tools do you recommend?

The Humane Society of Boulder Valley DOES recommend the following training tools: Food rewards for good behavior (soft, small, yummy treats, including Natural Balance food roll, hot dogs, cheese, baby food) Favorite dog toys, including tennis balls and squeaky toys Lots of praise, love and attention for good behavior Treat bags for easy delivery of […]