What is positive reinforcement? As reward based trainers all of our exercises are focused on teaching the dog specific behaviours and rewarding the dog when they get it right. In a nutshell positive reinforcement means adding something pleasant in order to increase the likelihood of that behaviour being repeated. An example, you cue your dog […]
There’s often some confusion in the gundog community about what force-free training really means. At Scurries, both Jay and Emily teach force-free training methods, so we wanted to explore what exactly we mean when we say this.