Vikki; Your advice and reassurance was really valuable and has given us all the more confidence to do the best by Winnie. I even had her off lead last week on a long line with a friend and her pup and at no point felt I wasn’t in control – such a great feeling.
“I came with my two grandchildren to the Tuesday dog & child safety session and it was just awesome! I’ve picked up quite a few tips from you as well. I often take my neighbours little gentle dog over to the preschool across the road for dog safety and my stuffed dog toy. Anyway just wanted to say thanks, you were wonderful”.
Just wanted to say thank you Vikki for the great support, training and tips you gave me with Bali. Before we started out training it was almost impossible to walk her being quite aggressive and growly on the lead, but perfect off lead. Her recalls improved heaps and she is a lot easier to walk now making it much more enjoyable taking her out.
What makes training with Vikki particularly valuable is that she is not following the “old methods” of threat and punishment but rather works with the principle of reward which combined with love and perseverance made her training very valuable for our dog and implemented changes in her behavior that are still solid over 1/2 year after the end of the training. It reduced her fear, built her confidence and made her a much more relaxed and therefore obedient dog who also looks after our othe…
“Fun, enjoyable, great instructor with backup information on computer to keep us motivated at home. Dog and owner impressed, Thanks Vicki.”
Vikki, a huge thankyou for all of your help with George. Before you visited us we were really thinking that we would have to re-home George…..or worse. The advice and help that you have given me has meant that George is in his forever home. Thanks.