Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to Potty Training and Beyond!

    • Welcome to Potty Training and Beyond

  • 2

    Chapter 1 - Training Basics I

    • Please - Consider the Following

    • Positive Reinforcement Training 101

    • Methods of Training

    • Doggie Body Language and Emotions

    • Doggie Body Language Guide

  • 3

    Chapter 2 - Training Basics II

    • The Magic Of Management

    • Doggie Enrichment

    • Foundation Behaviors

    • Training Mechanics

  • 4

    Chapter 3 - Test Your Knowledge

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 5

    Chapter 4 - Potty Training 101

    • What do I need to get started?

    • What do I not need?

    • Potty Training 101

    • Daily Puppy Schedule

    • Daily Log for Potty Training

  • 6

    Chapter 5 - Potty Training Troubleshooting

    • What should I do if my pup has an accident?

    • Could something else be going on?

    • Can I train my dog to tell me when they need to go out?

    • Potty training for older dogs

    • Potty training tips for apartments

    • Potty training tips for cold climates

  • 7

    Chapter 6 - Test Your Knowledge

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 8

    Chapter 7 - Stress Free Crate Training 101

    • Stress Free Crate Training 101

    • What things should I NOT do when using a crate?

  • 9

    Chapter 8 - Stress Free Crate Training Behavior Plan

    • Now let’s work on training your pup to love their crate!

    • Now let’s work on some training using shaping –

    • Shaping Part 1

    • Shaping Part 2

    • Shaping Part 3

    • Shaping Part 4

    • Troubleshooting

  • 10

    Chapter 9 - Stress Free Crate Training Finishing Touches

    • Adding in relaxation

    • Fading out our treat toss

    • Adding in distractions

    • Shutting the crate door

    • Finishing touches

  • 11

    Chapter 10 - Stress Free Crate Training Troubleshooting

    • What if I am not finished training, but need to use the crate anyways?

    • What do I do if my pup whines or barks while I am leaving?

    • What do I do if my puppy already feels negatively about their crate?

    • Could something else be going on?

    • Is long term crating right for everyone dog or pup?

  • 12

    Chapter 11 - Test Your Knowledge

    • Knowledge Checkpoint