Frustrated German Shepherd Owner Discovers How To House Train, Stop Destructive Chewing & Eliminate Incessant Barking – Literally Overnight!
(The good news is training a German Shepherd is much easier that you might think!)
By Carrie Allen, Staff Writer
German Shepherd Training Site Reviewed: SitStayFetch
After spending the last 8 weeks examining the dog training industry - in search for the fastest and most effective training for my German Shepherd, Troy - what I discovered may come as a surprise to some of my readers:
Most So-called “Professional” Trainers Are Out To Scam You
Watch out for untrained trainers (what a paradox)! There are no formal requirements to become a dog trainer. Out of the many so-called “professional” trainers at several training schools that I investigated for this report, almost every single one was self-educated, lacking necessary experience and had no certification. They were just average trainers who claimed to use “secret” techniques (that clearly were outdated) and yet, knew nothing about the basics of dog training.Dog Training Schools In The 21st Century - Overpriced, Overhyped, and Outdated
What came as a shock to me was that 99% of all trainers at dog training schools didn’t really know what they were doing. They used ineffective methods that would actually inhibit a dog’s ability to learn new things in the future.
The remaining 1% who did know, would charge hundreds, if not thousands of dollars. As you are not involved in the training process, your dog only learns to obey the trainer. It’s no wonder why some dog owners spent $300-$1,000+ on "professional" trainers and yet their dogs still didn’t listen to them!
Many readers of my column would have known about my challenges and frustrations with my new dog,