Kay Laurence - Learning About Dogs

By Sue McGuire

Kay Laurence of "Learning About Dogs" in the U.K. and Sue McGuire, a manager of a canine program at an animal shelter near San Francisco join forces to talk about the life we live with dogs. Kay Laurence brings with her more than 40 years of experience working and teaching dogs. Her unique and insightful perspective provides dog trainers and dog people a new way to learn about dogs. Sue McGuire provides the unique perspective of interacting with hundreds of dogs in shelters.

  1. 1.
    Season 4 Finale: Can YOU Identify Good Training?
    37:18
  2. 2.
    Teaching Irrelevant Cues While Teaching Relevant Cues
    6:02
  3. 3.
    Keeping Track of All That You Have Taught Your Dog
    7:33
  4. 4.
    Can We Ever Do Enough Work on Discrimination Skills?
    8:08
  5. 5.
    Being a Square Peg in the Round Hole of the Dog Training World
    7:13
  6. 6.
    Competition is Great! But Not at a Cost to the Dog
    17:17
  7. 7.
    Teaching a Dog to Walk Well Before Running
    10:15
  8. 8.
    Simple Moves Before Complex Ones
    7:29
  1. 9.
    Rewards are Cues and Cues are Predictors
    7:16
  2. 10.
    Sitters Anonymous
    7:18
  3. 11.
    Standing Still is a HUGE Default Behavior
    7:22
  4. 12.
    What are Default Behaviors and Why Teach Them?
    5:44
  5. 13.
    Teaching False Behaviors
    12:14
  6. 14.
    The Trap of 98 Not Rights
    12:03
  7. 15.
    Adaptations Build Resilience in Behaviors
    6:08
  8. 16.
    Approach Dynamics
    5:36
  9. 17.
    What do you need to know before teaching dogs?
    6:17
  10. 18.
    Can You Measure Learning?
    5:09
  11. 19.
    What to Learn
    6:01
  12. 20.
    What is learning?
    12:18
  13. 21.
    Dog Considers Their Name is White Noise?
    5:43
  14. 22.
    Proofing. A term that makes us crazy
    11:51
  15. 23.
    Season 4 Premier! Same friends, new format and new ideas!
    6:59
  16. 24.
    Reward Skills: Markers: To Click or Not to Click
    39:21
  17. 25.
    Reward Skills: Habit or Active Learning?
    39:54
  18. 26.
    Reward Skills: Introducing You to Our New Friend, Reward Predicting Stimulus
    44:55
  19. 27.
    The Point of Learning or How to Get Peaches
    40:52
  20. 28.
    Rewards!! Delivery Patterns and Sources of Rewards
    45:03
  21. 29.
    What are Rewards?
    51:22
  22. 30.
    Where is the reward receptor in the brain?
    41:54
  23. 31.
    Living a Reward Centered Life : Reward Skills
    34:10
  24. 32.
    Multiple Dogs; Group and Individual Learning
    30:30
  25. 33.
    Mnemoics: The Four D's of Dog Training, Question These.
    38:01
  26. 34.
    What does it mean when a behavior is generalized?
    36:26
  27. 35.
    Labels Again. A Talk About "Learned Helplessness."
    40:53
  28. 36.
    Bonus Episode: Online Dog Training, Separating the Wheat from the Chaff
    36:39
  29. 37.
    Errorless Learning? Yep! Errorless Teaching? Not So Much
    43:25
  30. 38.
    Hands and What They Should Mean to Our Dog
    37:47
  31. 39.
    Gen Abacab: Understanding the Original Teaching Table Game
    45:16
  32. 40.
    Best Ways to Learn About Dog Training
    42:40
  33. 41.
    Teacher or Trainer? Coach or dog parent? Who are we to our dogs?
    39:37
  34. 42.
    Listener Questions to Learning About Dogs, the Hosts Answer!
    46:32
  35. 43.
    Season #2 Premier "FUN" in Training
    54:56
  36. 44.
    Bonus Episode: Cue Technology: Singing your Cues
    9:36
  37. 45.
    Connected Walking Means Leave the Clicker at Home
    45:03
  38. 46.
    Learning the Skills of Teaching and Our Dogs will Learn
    43:10
  39. 47.
    The Value of Teaching Base Behaviors
    39:03
  40. 48.
    Training Myths: The Three Second Rule
    16:53
  41. 49.
    Chains and Sequences. Be aware! You are surrounded by them!!
    43:31
  42. 50.
    Click Fishing? Dog Trainers and terminology
    17:33

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