Sunday, June 10, 2012

Shaping A Dog's Recall: Distractions

Training distractions is the hardest part of a recall. See how I break them down to your dog succeed


Donna Hill has a degree in zoology and a teaching degree. She has 20 years experience in adult and child education and enjoyed teaching people how to observe animals in nature as a nature interpreter, field biologist and train-the-trainer for presentation skills and now applies her knowledge and skills to help people and their dogs. She helps people with disabilities to train their own service dogs and has experience working with autistic and developmentally delayed teens. She uses plain English to explain what you are doing and why and also provides analogies you can relate to. She was also a Girl Guide and earned the highest honor as well as worked in the Tourism industry as a information counselor. She loves to share key information with people!

Visit her blog at Online Clicker Training Tutorials & Coaching

Check out her two Youtube channels supernaturalbc2009 and supernatural 2008 to see if you like her style of teaching. Her motto is "Yard by Yard, Life is hard. Inch by Inch, It's a Cinch!" Break everything down into it's simplest parts and it's achievable!

Related articles:
Shaping A Dog's Recall: Check In
Shaping A Dog's Recall: Movement Towards You


  1. Thanks for posting your video :)

    I'm very good at getting distracted - Mum says my recall is still a 'work in progress' :)

    Have a fun day,

    Your pal Snoopy :)

    1. Hoomins just don't understand this stuff ... sometimes there are just some important things we gotta do. They don't always jump up right away when we want something ...