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FC - Module 07

Lesson 3 – Loopy Training

Loopy training is when the cycle of behavior, mark and reinforcement, repeat behavior, mark, reinforcement etc. occurs as a smooth loop. It is a pattern of behavior.  There is no time lag between repetitions of the behavior except when distance is involved.  Seeing Loopy training in a session means the dog is engaged with you,

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Game 4 – Paw Target TAM07G4

Game 4 – Paw Target Paw targeting is another useful behavior for your dog to know. It is the foundation of teaching go mat, the start of back end awareness, backing up, teaching the dog to file her own nails and many service dog tasks like hitting an automatic door button. You can use it to

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