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Clicker Training

ABC'S OF BEHAVIOR SHAPING; PROACTIVE BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT SEMINAR DVD SET
by Presenter, Ted Turner
Large animal trainer, Ted Turner, entertainingly shares his extensive knowledge of behavioral science and learning theory with lots of real life examples from his more than 20 years of exotic animal training including at Sea World. These principles of learning are universal and apply to any training pursuit, including agility, competition obedience, pet dog manners and behavior modification, tracking and field work, freestyle, etc. This is a classic that every animal trainer will want to have in their library for reference and inspiration.
CHICKEN CLICKER TRAINING SEMINAR DVD SET
by Presenters, Lisa Dilling & Terry Ryan
Students learn the basics of clicker training using chickens. You will be surprised at some of the tricks these feathered friends learn in such a short time!
CLICK & EASY: CLICKER TRAINING FOR DOGS
by Miriam Fields-Babineau
Explains clicker training techniques step by step so that all dog owners can use the approach, whatever their goals. This is a good choice for novices who want to see if clicker training will work for them.
Click for Joy! Questions and Answers from Clicker Trainers and Their Dogs
Melissa C. Alexander, moderator of the online discussion forum ClickerSolutions, collects clear and accurate answers to over one hundred commonly asked questions about clicker training in one essential reference.
Click for Joy! is packed with information for experienced trainers and newcomers alike, including:
* positive, effective solutions to common problems * practical instructions to train any behavior for fluency and reliability * encouragement, advice, and success stories from clicker trainers around the world * short-term and long-term consequences of controversial training techniques * clear, easy-to-understand explanations of the science underlying clicker training * glossary of clicker training terms and concepts * easy-to-use cross-referencing and index.
CLICK FOR LIFE - CLICKER TRAINING FOR THE SHELTER ENVIRONMENT
by Karen Pryor, Editor
Learn how to use clicker training in the shelter environment to make animals more manageable and most importantly, more adoptable!
CLICK HERE FOR A WELL-TRAINED DOG
by Deb Jones
Includes the basics of clicker training, what it is and how to do it, the language of clicker training, "Puppy Stuff," a basic training plan and correcting problem behaviors, and training as a life style.
CLICK 'N CONNECT - TRAINING YOUR DOG - A LIFELONG JOURNEY
by Teah Anders
Learn how to develop a deep connection with your dog through positive clicker training. More than that, this book is about how to connect with your dog and establish a relationship based on trust and mutual respect.
CLICK 'N' SNIFF: CLICKER TRAINING FOR SCENT DISCRIMINATION
by Deb Jones
The scent discrimination exercise in Utility obedience class is one that can cause many trainers and their dogs unnecessary stress and frustration.This booklet will help you and your dog achieve success painlessly!
CLICK TO CALM: HEALING THE AGGRESSIVE DOG
by Emma Parsons
More than 40 exercises in an easy-to-follow training recipe format, including how to desensitize your dog to approaching stranger dogs; have your dog perform canine calming signals, instead of aggressive displays, on cue; use your own body language when under stress as a cue for your dog to remain calm; and many more creative and effective uses of managing behavior through clicker training.
CLICK YOUR WAY TO RALLY OBEDIENCE
by Pamela Dennison
Rally Obedience is the fastest growing dog sport in America! Using quick, easy, positive methods with a clicker and rewards, Pam Dennison explains how you can train your own dog to excel in Rally.
CLICK-A-TRICK CARDS
by Karen Pryor
Introducing Click-a-Trick Cards: 9 cool tricks and skills in 10 (or less) easy steps, all on handy pocket-sized cards on a ring and a clicker. Great for classes, friends with new puppies, for kids, or a great gift.
CLICKER DOG TRAINING KIT
by Karen Pryor
Want to try clicker training? We suggest Karen Pryor's Getting Started Kit as a great introduction to clicker training. Includes a book, an i-Click clicker, a small packet of treats, and "click-a-trick" cards, each with a behavior your can teach your dog!
CLICKER BASICS FOR DOGS & PUPPIES
by Carolyn Barney
Are you and your dog attending your first clicker training class? This handy reference is meant to back up what you learn in class and to guide you through the weeks between.
Clicker Fun: Dog Tricks and Games Using Positive Reinforcement
Jones; 1998
Operant conditioning methods are explained by a behaviorist who is also a professional dog trainer. Once you've got the basics, it's on to teaching the fun and practical things! Your dog can learn to wave, dance, put away toys, turn on a light switch, and more. Ch. 1, introduction to operant conditioning and clicker training; Ch. 2, fundamental exercises and skills; Ch. 3, tricks, tricks, and more tricks; Ch. 4, all kinds of games to sharpen your teamwork skills; Ch. 5, lesson plans for a 4-week Clicks & Tricks class.
Clicker Magic
Karen Pryor; Video; 1997
More than 20 actual behavior-shaping sessions, from start to finish. Karen's running commentary explains the skill of pace and timing, and trainers range from total beginners to Karen herself, and include Corally Burmaster, editor of The Clicker Journal and her mule, Ringo. There's also a clicker-trained cat and a fish. Clicker Magic shows what clicker training is all about if you're a beginner, will fill in the gaps if you've been working on your own, will inspire you if you're an experienced instructor or trainer. Includes a free clicker.
CLICKER TRAINING FOR CATS KIT
by Karen Pryor
In this easy-to-read beginner's guide, learn how to train your cat to come when called, stay off the table, walk outside on a leash, play without biting or scratching, get along with dogs, even do cute tricks and games. Kit includes i-click, instruction booklet, and treat.
Clicker Training for Dogs
Karen Pryor; 1999
New book from clicker training expert Karen Pryor includes the old A Dog & A Dlophin 2.0. It is essentially an introduction to clicker training (positive reinforcement training system based on operant conditioning, a set of sceintific principles describing the development of behavior in which the animal operates on the environment, instead of the other way around). Contents include: a memo from Karen, A Dog & A Dolphin (training without punishment), Getting Started (a few easy behaviors to train with a clicker), Clicker tips, frequently asked questions, and resources.
CLICKER TRAINING FOR HORSES
by Alexandra Kurland
Basic clicker exercises on the ground and from the saddle get you started with clicker training for your horse!
Clicker Training for Obedience
Morgan Spector; 1998
Step-by-step guide to applying the new science of clicker training to the demands of obedience performance, from novice through utility. You'll get specific instructions, including footwork diagrams and training plans, for developing extreme precision and reliability in dog and handler, through shaping and positive reinforcement. Spector emphasizes the behavioral concept of building basic skills, from puppyhood onward so thast the dog is prepared for each exercise even before advanced work begins. This detailed and thorough book, written by an attorney who is also an obedience competitor and instructor, may change your entire approach to obedience training.
Clicker Training for Your Horse
Alexandra Kurland; 1998
Shows you how and why to use the techniques of positive reinforcement and shaping with a horse. Leads you through the new methodology of clicker training step by step, so that you can do it for yourself, and makes clear the fact that clicker training is not just effective: it's FUN! You can teach your own horse to follow a "target" through scary places, stand quietly for grooming, shoeing, vet care, self-load, develop good manners, play games, do tricks, and excel in performance. This is a new, expanded edition!!
Clicker Training Manual
Gail Fisher; 1997
Well-respected as a "traditional" dog trainer, Fisher's Clicker Manual is a clearly written, easy-to understand, practical guide to clicker training. Progressions are clearly outlined, and the manual includes step-by-step information on clicker training for puppies and dogs, solving problem behavior, answers to common questions and clicker training specific behaviors.
Clicker Training Manual (Level 2)
Gail Fisher; 1998
Clicker Training, Level 2, is designed to follow Gail's first clicker book, Clicker Training Manual. Contents include: emitted behaviors, eliminating the clicker and food treats, perfecting responses, behavior chains, target training, hand signals, and more. The next step!
Clicker Workbook
Deborah Jones; 1997
Designed for those wanting a step-by-step method for learning how to use the clicker in their own dog training. Learn to use operant conditioning properly as you work through the important concepts. Has examples, exercises, and ideas to implement training. An active, hands-on introduction to clicker training. "Just for Fun" ideas now included in each lesson, plus all new pages in the back for students to copy and use. 1st edition written in 1997, and received Certificate of Achievement from the Dog Writer's Association of America for 1997!
Click-n-Fetch
Deb Jones; Video; 1999
The retrieve is one of the most useful behaviors your dog can perform. Whether for fun, practical use, or competition, you can teach your dog an enthusiastic retrieve using this method. Shows you how to build a strong and reliable retrieve using only positive techniques. You will see each step of teaching the retrieve demonstrated. Common problems in retrieve training, and their solutions, are highlighted.
Click-n-Fix
Deb Jones; Video; 1999
Shows you how to fix your dog's behavior problems while using fair and humane techniques, rather than force and punishment. The focus is on the problem-solving methods of prevention, management, extinction and differential reinforcement. Problems such as chewing, nipping, destructiveness, jumping, barking, and hyperactivity are highlighted.
Click-n-Go
Deb Jones; Video; 1999
Presents the basic principles of clicker training. Clicker training is based on sound scientific principles and humane and positive methods. You will learn how to use clicker-based methods to change your dog's behavior. Techniques presented include shaping, luring, and targeting. This is an excellent overview for anyone interested in learning how to clicker train correctly and effectively.
CLICKING FOR THE WELL-MANNERED DOG VIDEO
by M. Shirley Chong
Basic obedience (sit, down, walk on leash, etc.) using clicker training. Training is very low-key, laid back, casual.
CLICKING WITH YOUR DOG: STEP-BY-STEP IN PICTURES
by Peggy Tillman
The answer for all pet owners who want a dog to be a real partner and friend. Step-by-step illustrations explain the clicking process more clearly than ever before. Here's the pet-friendly way to teach your dog good manners and great tricks - without punishment or force.
COMPETITIVE OBEDIENCE CLICKS VIDEO
by M. Shirley Chong
Details of competitive obedience are taught using clicker methods. Training is very low-key, laid back, casual.
Don't Shoot the Dog
Karen Pryor; 1999
One of our best selling teaching and training books. Not exclusively a dog training book - author is famous as an early dolphin trainer. Outlines 8 methods for putting an end to all kinds of undesirable behavior without yelling, threats, force, punishment, guilt trips - or shooting the dog; the 10 laws of shaping behavior through affection training; how to combat your own addictions to alcohol, drugs, cigarettes, overeating or whatever; how to deal with such difficult problems as a moody spouse, an impossible teen, or an aged parent; PLUS housetraining the dog, improving your tennis game, keeping the cat off the table, and much, much more! New revised edition has new chapter, "Clicker Training, A New Technique." This covers the use of clickers in dog training, why it works, and how it has caught on.
EXCEL-ERATED LEARNING
by Pamela Reid
Motivation, stages of learning, operant conditioning, factors that affect learning, negative punishment. In plain English--at last! Select the methods that work best for your dog!
Karen Pryor's Clicker Training Start-Up Kit
Karen Pryor; 1996
Karen Pryor's "Don't Shoot the Dog" revolutionized dog training and turned trainers on to Clicker Training. Now you can learn how to use operant conditioning to shape behavior in all creatures-humans, dogs, cats, other creatures; then get Karen's Start-Up Kit, which is a great (and inexpensive) introduction to clicker training. The kit includes Clicker Training for Dogs booklet which explains how dolphin training and dog training use the same scientific principles, clicker training instructions for basic obedience, 2 clickers and a copy of Don't Shoot The Dog News. Get Clicking!
KNOW WAY, KNOW HOW! THE SCIENCE AND ART OF CLICKER TRAINING SEMINAR DVD SET - SECOND EDITION
by Presenter, Kathy Sdao
This hands-on workshop is an in-depth journey into studying the science and practicing the art of clicker training!

13 hours, 6 DVDs. Includes the document CD of the sessions hand-outs.

LADS BEFORE THE WIND
by Karen Pryor
This " Diary of a Dolphin Trainer " has been used by dog trainers for the behavioral training techniques that Karen Pryor developed. (This book is currently being reprinted and we are not sure when it will be available.)
LEARNING GAMES
by Kay Laurence
A new book by noted British trainer Kay Laurence, covering a wide range of over 50 Games and variations selected from the rich background of Kay's teaching practice. You can build a specific curriculum for your dog or simply enjoy the teaching learning process.
NEW CLICKER TRAINING MANUAL, VOL. 1, 3RD EDITION
by Gail Fisher
3rd revised edition. Clicker Manual is a clearly written, easy-to understand, practical guide to clicker training.
PERFECT PAWS IN 5 DAYS FEATURING JEAN DONALDSON'S MODERN TRAINING METHODS DVD
by Jean Donaldson
There are many DVDs on the market that can teach you how to train your dog key basic behaviors - but there is only one featuring Jean Donaldson! And what makes this new DVD particularly valuable is that Jean teaches you how to train, so you learn skills that you can apply to other behaviors as well. If you are a trainer, you will find this DVD a great primer on how to teach your students to train basic skills in a classroom setting. If you are an owner who wants to teach your dog basic skills, you will not find a better teacher than Jean!
POPULAR DOGS: CLICKER TRAINING
by Dog Fancy Magazine, Editors
Experts explain the latest clicker training techniques; 10 reasons to clicker train YOUR dog; clicking away problem behaviors; a step-by-step guide to basic commands, obedience, agility flyball, and tricks.
POSITIVE GUN DOGS - CLICKER TRAINING FOR SPORTING BREEDS
by Jim Barry, Mary Emmen, & Susan Smith
If you'd like to learn to train your dog in a systematic, efficient manner, with force-free methods that you'll both enjoy, then this book is right for you!
POSITIVE TRAINING FOR SHOW DOGS - BUILDING A RELATIONSHIP FOR SUCCESS
by Vicki Ronchette
Get outstanding showing results by using positive reinforcement methods including clicker training and lure/reward methods. Written by a dog show person for dog show people!
POWER OF POSITIVE DOG TRAINING 2ND EDITION
by Pat Miller
NEW 2ND EDITION! Walk away from punishment-based training methods and learn how you can reward your dog to obtain and reinforce the behaviors you could only dream about achieving!
PUPPY KINDERGARTEN DVD
by Corally Burmaster
*Won the Dog Writer's Association of America's Maxwell Award, Best Video of 2003! Puppy Kindergarten, using clicker training, is your guide to successfully training your puppy (older dogs, too!) Gives clear, step-by-step instructions on how to get the puppy to do the behavior you want.
PUPPY LOVE: RAISE YOUR DOG THE CLICKER WAY DVD
by Karen Pryor
(DVD) The gentle, puppy-friendly way to raise a great family dog! Families learn to teach a new puppy where to sleep and play, the right places to "go," good manners, polite greeting, permitting handling, coming when called, more. Clicker training!
QUICK CLICKS: 40 FAST AND FUN BEHAVIORS TO TRAIN WITH A CLICKER
by Mandy Book & Cheryl Smith
Learn clicker training without confusing jargon, using step-by-step instructions for training a variety of fun and useful behaviors.
RIGHT ON TARGET! TAKING DOG TRAINING TO A NEW LEVEL
by Mandy Book & Cheryl Smith
Teaching a dog to follow a “target” is the best way to train both simple and complicated behaviors. Targeting is useful for everything from training the family dog to competitive obedience and agility. Detailed instructions will deliver outstanding results.
SHAPER
by Jessie Haas
Fourteen-year-old Chad Holloway finds life intolerable when his beloved dog Shep is hit by a car. Then a good-natured outsider - an animal trainer who calls himself a "shaper" - wants the help of Chad and his annoying new dog, Queenie. But will Chad cooperate?
SILLY DOG TRICKS: FUN FOR YOU AND YOUR BEST FRIEND
by Carol Coile
Pooch-loving kids will get a kick out of this 'fetching' look at how to teach their dogs new tricks. Each stunt is fun to teach, low-pressure, and gives youngsters pride in themselves and their pet.
TAKE A BOW...WOW/BOW WOW TAKE 2 DVD
by Virginia Broitman & Sherri Lippman
Two videos now combined into one new DVD! Both parts contain a collection of fun and functional dog tricks, many suitable for assistance dog training, and taught using clickers!
Teaching Clicker Classes: Instructor's Guide to Using Reinforcement in Dog Training
Deb Jones; 1996
For obedience instructors teaching either group or private classes using clicker training. Purpose is to make it easier for instructors to switch from traditional training methods to the use of the clicker. Manual can be followed as written, or used as a flexible guide for developing individualized lesson plans. Received Certificate of Achievement from the Dog Writer's Association of America for 1997.
THE AMAZING DOG TRICK KIT
by Steve Duno
An easy-to-follow manual guides owners through fifteen spectacular tricks. The kit also includes a flying disc, professional training clicker, a bell used for special tricks, and even a bone-shaped biscuit cutter for making delicious doggy treats (Recipes included!).
THE CLICKED RETRIEVER
by Lana Mitchell
The retrieve is one of the most difficult skills for most dogs to master in competitive obedience. It is difficult because it involves a long series of steps that the dog must learn in order to complete the exercise successfully. Many trainers are realizing that teaching a complex series of behaviors like this is most easily done through the use of clicker training.
THE DOG WHISPERER - VOL. 2 SOLVING COMMON BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS DVD
by Paul Owens
On this 2-disc set, Paul Owens returns to offer step-by-step solutions for puppy and dog behavior problems. This follow up DVD to the hit "The Dog Whisperer: Beginning and Intermediate Dog Training" teaches viewers about problem solving for both outdoor and indoor behavior problems.
THE FUNDAMENTALS OF ANIMAL TRAINING DVD
by Bob Bailey
5 hours of instruction with one of the most highly regarded animal trainers in the world! Bob has the incredible knack of taking complex concepts and making them understandable and practical for trainers. Learn how operant conditioning and clicker training can help you get the behaviors you want.
THE HOW OF BOW WOW: BUILDING, PROOFING AND POLISHING BEHAVIORS DVD
by Virginia Broitman & Sherri Lippman
Clicker training DVD features 84 minutes of instruction on the many important foundation skills all dogs should learn. Recommended by Karen Pryor. Now produced with closed captioning.
THE KINDERPUPPY COURSE: A CURRICULUM MANUAL FOR INSTRUCTORS (WITH CD)
by Dr. Jennifer Messer
The Kinderpuppy Course is 12 hours of puppy class - ready to be taught in full or used to enrich your current puppy curriculum. This manual can be used in its entirety, as an 8-week, 12-hour Kinderpuppy course. Your entire curriculum is included with this package including a CD full of forms for you to use in your classes. The Class Plans, Homework Sheets, Reference Information appendix and Course Package for Registrants appendix are in print form in this manual. Homework sheets are also included on the CD-ROM, along with client handouts, a course evaluation form, and templates for graduation certificates.
THE MAGIC OF SHAPING DVD- EXPLORE THE POSSIBILITIES
by Pamela Dennison
With shaping, your timing and creativity will improve, you will become better at recognizing small approximations and learn how and when to raise criteria--or when not to raise criteria, when to try something different, end a particular session and when to keep going.

This is a two part menu driven DVD set that begins with beginning Shaping to Intermediate shaping. The second DVD covers Advanced shaping techniques.

The Power of Positive Dog Training
Pat Miller, Jean Donaldson
The Power of Positive Dog Training is the best book yet on explaining how and why purely positive training works. Inside, you'll find easy to read discussion of the philosophy of positive training followed by training tips and exercises. This book is geared toward the dog owner who wants to develop a relationship with their dog based on friendship and positive reinforcement, not fear and punishment. You get 30 chapters with instructive illustrations, including an easy-to-follow, step-by-step, six-week basic training program (with diary) for any dog.
THE SHAPE OF BOW WOW - SHAPING BEHAVIORS AND ADDING CUES DVD
by Virginia Broitman
Learning how to shape behaviors becomes a lot easier if you can actually see the training in action. This DVD will make it easier for you to learn how to shape behaviors, raise criteria, add cues, and much more! The latest DVD from clicker trainer Virginia Broitman!
THE WHOLE DOG JOURNAL HANDBOOK OF DOG AND PUPPY CARE AND TRAINING
by Nancy Kerns
"The Whole Dog Journal Handbook of Dog and Puppy Care and Training" features advice on behavior and positive training techniques, guidance about natural care and nutrition, and information about holistic care such as chiropractic, herbal remedies, massage, acupuncture, and homeopathy. It covers all aspects of canine health, including cancer treatments, and most important of all, it focuses on how to have fun with a dog. This book equips readers with the tools to understand dogs, to encourage their physical and emotional wellness, and to elicit their full potential and vitality--and to do it naturally.
WHEN PIGS FLY - TRAINING SUCCESS WITH IMPOSSIBLE DOGS
by Jane Killion
Some breeds of dogs and mixes have a reputation as "impossible" to train. Hounds, terriers, and other breeds are often called pig-headed and even untrainable. Learn these "Pigs Fly" methods and take advantage of the natural strengths of these independent and intelligent dogs. Help your dog become a wonderful companion or a formidable canine athlete. Clicker and reward-based training that is fun to use.
Winner of The Merial Human Animal Bond Award
Winner of the 2008 Indie Book Awards for Animals/Pets
Winner of the IIACAB Award for 2007 Best Dog Book (Misc.)

WHIPPITS DVD - TEACHING SELF CONTROL & PLAY SKILLS
by Kay Laurence
Step by step, click by click, you’ll see how dogs learn to wait for cues, to give up toys willingly, to pass up food, and to ignore people they want to greet—all for the reinforcement of getting what they desire.
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