Impulse Control? No. Stimulus Control!

Impulse Control, “that thing” that every dog “should have”

“That thing” that is an issue with big breeds.

“That thing” that is an issue with bully breeds.

“That thing”, Impulse Control, is wrong.

Impulse Control in Dogs, as my colleague Sarah Owings discusses and I completely agree, is Stimulus Control.

Everything is learning, as Susan Friedman says.

Behaviour is always lead by antecedents and consequences.

Watch the video for more on this topic.

Thank you,

Dog Behaviourist Ricardo Ministro

Published by RicardoMinistro@connectedbehaviour

Connected Behaviour Non-Aversive Dog Training uses only non-aversive and science-based training methods under any circumstances with any dog while improving the relationship and understanding between Humans and Dogs. We focus on creating empowering, positive experiences for both Humans and Dogs as a practice to enhance the life of both.

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