Segment 3

Developing Food Motivation

Material

This first thing I am going to discuss is why food motivation is important. You may be someone who understands this already, But for those of you who are newer to dog training this is a concept that is crucial to understand.

 

Discussion on Food Motivation

5 min 20 sec

 

Teaching your dog to work for their meals is one of the most psychologically healthy things you can do for them. Heck, I work for a living, why shouldn't our dogs?

Using Meals for Training

11 min 17 sec

Sometimes your dogs' regular kibble just isn't enough. Here are some thoughts on when to use higher value rewards.

 

High Value Rewards

5 min 29 sec

 

Using Food as Play

1 min 15 sec

 

Food Caches

2 min 55 sec