Advantages to Daily Training
Its not difficult, and it pays big dividends, to work with your dog every day.
Theres a good chance youve heard the phrase, Any time you are with your dog you are training. Its commonly spoken by dog trainers as a way of reminding clients that their dogs are constantly being reinforced for behaviors by the owner, by others, and by the environment. Behaviors that are reinforced increase in frequency, durability and strength. It behooves you to pay attention to whats happening in your dogs world so you can make sure he doesnt have the opportunity to be reinforced for behaviors you dont want, and even more importantly, so you can make sure you reinforce behaviors that you like.