Training and socialization Support!
Our rescue is proud to be a force-free, positive reinforcement focused rescue. Training your dog should be fun for you and your pooch. Using positive reinforcement ensures that you develop a healthy relationship with your dog during training sessions. This method is based on the scientific research and proven to be the best way to teach your furry friend how to be a good dog citizen.
Check out the links below to get support with training your pet.
Alberta force free alliance
Looking for great force free trainers? Check out Alberta Force Free Alliance!
The purpose of the Alberta Force Free Alliance is to provide a one-stop resource for dog owners who are passionate about ensuring all dogs are handled in a loving and force free manner in all areas of their lives, be it training, veterinary services, grooming, doggy daycare, rescues, breeders, kennels and boarding, animal events or retailers. Everyone listed in the resources has signed a pledge promising that dogs entrusted to their care or under their instruction are handled without intentional intimidation, flooding, force or pain, and with as little restraint as is safe for the dog and humans involved and without intent to cause harm. The retailers listed will not sell or promote any training accessories that work based on the principle of scaring or inflicting pain such as citronella collars, ultrasonic bark deterrents, pet correctors, choke collars, prong collars or shock/bark/e-collars.
To create a business directory for Alberta dog owners of dog related businesses that adhere to force free and humane training and handling of dogs with everything they do and to educate and spread the knowledge of scientifically researched and recommended methods of force free and humane training and handling of dogs.
OUR MISSION STATEMENT:
To provide a resource for dog owners wanting to make force free and humane choices for their dog's needs and to provide education to participating businesses and the general public in helping them understand the benefits of force free humane methods.