Jan Fennell, “The dog listener”, is an English dog trainer who applied the insights of Monty Roberts into horse behavior to the behavior of dogs. Her training. In The Dog Listener Jan Fennell shares her revolutionary insight into the canine world and its instinctive language that has enabled her to bring even the mo. Jan Fennell. likes . I heard a woman describe her dog as being ‘naughty and very ‘wilful’ and then heard her human.

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Ollie, the young lad, loves to play football with him, he is only 9 or 10 years old, Benson acts more fenneell a puppy with them, when he sees them in the garden he can’t wait to play I don’t know, it seems he has an innate understanding of where he is in the pack so to speak?

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Amichien Bonding essentially means the dog is consistently shown by the owner that the human half of the partnership is responsible for making decisions. Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way I find the whole debate around “leadership” and dominance” fascinating. Jane MartinJun 12, Maybe this has already been discussed – sorry if it has. Do you fennlel have an account?

Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way

Seems to be a kind and thoughtful approach based on observation of the dog’s behaviour so I wouldn’t think you’d run into any problems with harsh jab. RosieJun 11, Fennell does not believe in physically dominating or chastising the dog.


There are leaders who have soldiers follow them willingly and bad leaders who perhaps through dominance, are followed out of fear. Apr 16, Messages: In the attempt it may become aggressive or difficult to handle, as it tries to assert dominance; hyperactive, through uncertainty on what it should be doing, or sometimes acutely stressed.

BeanwoodJun 12, Share This Page Tweet. Jane MartinJun 11, Jan 28, Messages: We hopefully don’t rule them out of fear. And bulk order sea biscuits. OberonJun 11, So I don’t think the leadership concept is entirely baseless as far as actual dog behaviour goes. I am beside myself – that I might actually be involved in a movie quote! Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way I hadn’t heard about her methods previously other than recognising the name so I just had a look at her website and read a few of her articles.

I HAVE seen clicker training, in a similarly quietly controlled atmosphere and environment and I definitely will be going to clicker classes.

Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way Oh! I think it is interesting. I have gone into overdrive! The pack listemer seems to be out of date. Not that he is a nervous dog by any means.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. You must log in or sign up man reply here. Jan Fennell”The dog listener”, is an English dog trainer who applied the insights of Monty Roberts into horse behavior to the behavior of dogs.


So all I’ve got to do is work out how to communicate to him how he gets the good stuff. Views Read Edit View history. Oh dear – I am confused!

Perhaps the label of leadership has led people to interpret it as dominance. However, I think there is also the idea that play is ONLY instigated by the handler; sitting on the sofa is ok, as long as you invite it and do not let the dog decide when it can happen; ignoring the dog when you return home; giving a dog a short time out listenr behaviour is not acceptable and repeating this in a llistener controlled way until behaviour is acceptable also seems to be a format.

Has anyone any comments on The Dog Listener? UncleBobJun 12, Ian in or Sign up.

Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way Thanks Julie!!!!!!!!! I want you all to live around the corner from me. Thoughts on “training” the Jan Fennell way ;D When does puppy arrive? OberonJun 12, Your name or email address: Due to this, many of Fennell’s beliefs are considered dated and archaic, no longer being scientifically accurate. Mar liztener, Messages: