Pets & Animals 

My Response to Banning Dog Training Tools

Recently AVSAB, the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior, put out a Position Statement on Humane Dog Training - calling for the banning of dog training tools and methods including electric collars, prong/pinch collars, choke chains, and more. Many YouTube dog trainers including Zak George, and Joel Beckman among others weighed in with their opinions and I was asked to step up. So, here is my take on the issue. It's not only unfair, but it's also downright DEADLY to the dogs that need training the most. For more than 12 years I've worked with animal shelters including Los Angeles…
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Pets & Animals 

Prong Collar Haters and Why Are Prong Collars an Important Training Tool for Some Dogs

Prong collar haters will always be the first to criticize anyone using a prong, also known as a pinch, collar. In this Q&A video, I address one such viewer who feels that using a prong collar on a dog is very cruel. I explain why the prong collar is important and also give her a lecture on why attacking people who use such tools is not good etiquette. Check my online dog training here I have helped countless dogs in our nation's shelters, many of whom I'm certain ended up there because people gave up on them and didn't investigate…
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Pets & Animals 

Banning Dog Training Tools – Prong Collars, Treadmills, E-Collars, Flirt Poles – Podcast Episode 47

Banning dog training tools is very common in many countries and hopefully, the USA won't follow suit. Recently the AKC stepped in to support dogs and dog trainers when a municipality was trying to ban some tools very commonly used to train dogs (flirt poles and treadmills) when it was incorrectly stated that these tools are used for training dogs to fight. That might be the case, but these tools are also used to train dogs in many other capacities. Dog food is used to feed dogs who fight, we certainly can't outlaw dog food in hopes to eradicate dogfighting.…
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Pets & Animals 

Can Prong Collars be Dangerous – Robert Cabral Dog Training VIdeo

Can prong collars be dangerous is a common question that people ask when they wonder about this collar. The answer is more complicated than just yes or no and I explain it in this video. Used properly... Get the best prong collars here:  https://amzn.to/3GhkpsJ Share and repost these videos to help your dog-loving friends learn how to give their dogs the best life possible. Thank you! #prongcollars #pinchcollars #dogtraining Visit us here for Dog Training, Dog Behavior Guides, Dog Grooming Guides, Pet Training Guides, etc.
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