The Dog House – A Metaphor for Skill Building

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If you try to build a house without a foundation, posts, or beams, all you get is… well, not a house. Similarly, you’ve got to have structural supports firmly in place before and during the teaching process. So let’s get this metaphor rollin’…

Ryan, K. (2021, July 21). The dog house. Dog Adventures Northwest. Retrieved April 5, 2022, from


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Topic(s): Behavior, Dog to People - Skill Building, Pet Families, Social Interactions