Wed, 08 Apr 2015 13:54:15 +0000
We have all heard of the countless ways dogs have been trained to use their extraordinary sense of smell to save human lives.
Fri, 27 Sep 2013 19:20:49 +0000
Did you know that boredom is a common culprit of problem behavior?
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 19:10:29 +0000
It's hot outside! As we kick off summer and temperatures continue to climb, we would like to remind you to please keep your pet's comfort and safety in mind. The ASPCA offers the following tips for keeping your pet happy during the hot weeks ahead:
Wed, 27 Mar 2013 18:47:22 +0000
As the Easter Bunny gets ready to make his rounds, The Humane Society of the United States reminds people to think twice before adding a rabbit, baby chick, or other small pet to their Easter baske
Thu, 15 Jul 2010 12:30:08 +0000
Do you know how you would save your pet in the event of a house fire
Thu, 08 Apr 2010 17:10:24 +0000
Coco is a celebrity. Tens of thousands view her webcam each month for the chance to get a glimpse of her. She has dozens of public appearances under her wing, and is a frequent mentioned in blogs. She even recently starred on a popular television talk show. But when she is not strutting her stuff in the public eye, Coco prefers to make herself at home in the backyard of a small Massachusetts farm.
Mon, 26 Oct 2009 05:00:00 +0000
Are you planning on dressing up your dog, cat, or other pet for Halloween? Have you picked out or made the costume? We already have a good number of submissions for our costume contest, but there isn't one costume showing up more than others. After all your hard work getting your favorite friend ready for the fun festivities, be sure to take a picture and submit it to us. Enter the costume contest and you could win treats for your pet. All you have to do is take a picture of your pet dressed up in costume and then e-mail the picture.
Wed, 01 Apr 2009 05:00:00 +0000
Everyone associates cute little bunnies with Easter, right? Adorable baby bunnies are often a symbol of the season.
Tue, 17 Mar 2009 05:00:00 +0000
The Canis Film Festival is in full swing, with some fantastic entries in from around the clicker training world. Submissions are now closed, and the finalists have been posted.
Wed, 14 Feb 2007 19:17:24 +0000
The finding of a parrot with an almost unparalleled power to communicate with people has brought scientists up short. The bird, a captive African grey called N'kisi, has a vocabulary of 950 words, and shows signs of a sense of humour.
Read the full post for more, and hear an excerpt of the parrot talking with his teacher!
Fri, 06 Oct 2006 05:00:00 +0000
Medicating a sick pet is a source of frustration for many owners. On the Clicker Bunny and Critters mailing list, a list member needed to give oral medication to an unsocialized frightened bunny who had recently joined her family. She was using a syringe to squirt the medicine into her bunny's mouth, but the process was a struggle each time.
Mon, 04 Sep 2006 05:00:00 +0000
From the Bird-Click mailing list comes a fabulous breakdown of clicker basics. A new trainer wanted to know if she was capturing the right information in her training journal. The thread that followed provided not only a critique of the information she recorded, but made an in-depth examination of how she could maximize her training sessions.
Fri, 18 Aug 2006 03:04:23 +0000
Joan Orr, author of Getting Started: Clicker Training with Your Rabbit has launched a new website all about clicker training rabbits. Besides featuring her new book, it has links to articles, discussion groups, adoption, videos and more!
Fri, 21 Jul 2006 20:14:59 +0000
The new ClickerExpo.com is now live, including registration for ClickerExpo Los Angeles (Jan. 26-28, 2007)!
We've listened to all the attendee surveys and feedback, and we've kept all your favorite parts of Expo, while making lots of improvements: