- January 2021
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K9 Schutzhund Training
A Manual for IGP Training through Positive Reinforcement
UPDATED SECOND EDITION
A hands-on, practical approach to training your K9 for IGP levels 1, 2 and 3
Learn how to:
- Implement a successful training program for the three phases of Schutzhund: tracking, obedience and protection.
- Use expert tips and advice for passing the IGP trials.
- Become a better trainer by understanding the theory behind the most effective K9 training techniques.
K9 Schutzhund Training provides beginners with an excellent introduction to the field and helps expert trainers stay on top of their game with the latest techniques.
Using proven methods rooted in classical and operant conditioning, Dr. Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak, world-renowned specialists in training working dogs, have developed this practical and positive Schutzhund training program. The excellent results trainers achieve through positive reinforcement prove the effectiveness of Resi and Ruud’s methods, which are based on more than 30 years of research and experience.
In Resi and Ruud’s definitive guide for modern Schutzhund training, you’ll find the advice and encouragement you need to help you succeed in the IGP trials.