Jan Fennell, “The dog listener”, is an English dog trainer who applied the insights of Monty Roberts into horse behavior to the behavior of dogs. Her training. Jan Fennell. likes . I heard a woman describe her dog as being ‘naughty and very ‘wilful’ and then heard her human. I have been trying to find a good behaviourist/trainer and have come across someone local who is part of the Jan Fennell “Dog Listener” group.

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And if this means you are calm, consistent and clear and so on, with your dog, fab and it’s a good system unless it starts getting distorted into daft rules. RosieJun 11, Add both to Cart Add both to List.

The leadership concept is different to the dominance concept as it’s based on something you earn not something you demand by force. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: I had a discussion fdnnell a potential Day Care provider today who trained with her Jan Fennell and would use that training just to maintain behaviour at dog day care.

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See all customer images. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way Thanks Rachael.

I really don’t buy all of this stuff though. That is, you might be told that there is ‘one right way’ to do things, based on the theory. Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way Forgive me everyone – I believe I am working this through via the forum. I am beside myself – that I might actually be involved in a movie quote!


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The dog has a stress free life. Amichien Bonding essentially means the dog is consistently shown by the owner that the human half of the partnership is responsible for making decisions. If that is the case, maybe this is one of the reasons why socialisation at a young age is so important, especially with other listenrr.

As humans, we treat our dogs with human emotion – but if we change our behaviour to fit in with a dog’s way of thinking, everything becomes easier and everyone in the pack is happier humans and dogs!

This book was recommended as a must-read in conjunction with a local dog socialisation class. He is most relaxed and comfortable playing with puos liztener age or younger, he appears confident and carefree.

If you are a seller for this product, would you listenr to suggest updates through seller support? Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way I do remember one phrase from the Jan Fennel book that described the difference between listeneg and dominance – it was something about “you need to act in such a way that, if a leadership election was called tomorrow, your dogs would vote for you to be the leader”.

Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way I am now thinking about “leadership” and “dominance”.

In addition to her books and DVD, Fenenll has her own TV show explaining the understanding of dogs and demonstrating successful interventions, currently playing on Animal Planet on Friday nights.


Fennell argues that most inappropriate dog behavior arises if the owner does not consistently signal that he or she is ‘pack leader’. And bulk order sea biscuits.

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I also found many contradictions; a dog does not want Alpha status, but then is always searching to “find chinks in the owner’s armor so it can assert its dominance. I have gone into overdrive!

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. I don’t have a problem with it anyway as, put into practice, it’s not likely to be harmful to the dog or your relationship with it.

Maybe a bit more ‘rule bound’ than it needs to be eg. My previously troublesome little 2nd dog is facing a very bright future.

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I’m so glad I continued reading. Thousands of books are eligible, including current and former best sellers. In the attempt it may become aggressive or difficult to handle, as it tries lisetner assert dominance; hyperactive, through uncertainty on what it should be doing, or sometimes acutely stressed. Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way If thinking of your interactions with your dog in terms of “leadership” helps, that’s just fine. A doog for any dog owner.