4 Approaches to Behavior Change Protocol

4 Approaches to Behavior Change Protocol

When it comes to changing an existing undesirable response to stimuli there are four approaches to be considered. There are two types of habituation: Flooding and Desensitization, and two types of counter-conditioning: Classical Counter-conditioning and Operant Counter-conditioning. In this short article, I define these techniques, but please consider that this is a quick introduction to…

Dog Trick: “Give Kisses” by Niki Perry

Dog Trick: “Give Kisses” by Niki Perry

Getting Started You will need a snack pack of treats for this exercise. Each step will consist of 10 repetitions. Count out 10 treats beforehand so you can keep track of your success. Be sure to keep your training sessions short and fun to keep your dog interested in the game of training. 1. Nose-Touch…