The AKC’s “Canine Good Citizen” Program and The Role of “Conditioning” in Dog Training: Podcast with Dr. Mary Burch, of the

"How Dogs Learn" explains the fascinating science of operant conditioning. The authors, who are recognized experts on the topic, are also experienced dog trainers and they explain each operant conditioning principle with dog training examples. For the first time ever, behavioral procedures that are used with humans such as Behavioral Diagnostics and Functional Analysis have been translated for applications with dogs. "How Dogs Learn" will help trainers solve canine behavior problems and improve training proficiency. Read the rest of this post.