Animal Training Academy Blog June 22, 2018 by ryan cartlidge 1 Comment The home of this blog has now moved to our new website! CLICK HERE to see all of our latest posts ⬆️ ⬆️ ⬆️ * 08th September 2021 – Two key functions of your clicker. By ATA Happiness Engineer; Anna Bartosik & Ryan Cartlidge * 17th August 2021 – 5 ideas to overcome overwhelm (& stay focused on your animal training goals). By ATA Happiness Engineer; Anna Bartosik * 10th July 2021 – Koala Training – A Video training diary. By ATA members Brittanie Beckett & Caitlin Ondracek * 20th June 2021 – Top ten ATA podcast episodes of all time * 11th May 2021 – Watch me train an open mouth behavior with my dog * 30th March 2021 – How training animals can teach you about – Trust! 🤔 * 27th February 2021 – 3 HUGE changes @ Animal Training Academy in 2021. By Ryan Cartlidge * 23rd January 2021 – ATA’s top 10 training videos of 2020 * 27th December 2020 – (Dog training); Pattern games with Jack & Jill 🐾 – By Jill Hassevoort * 28th November 2020 – How to add distractions to your trained behaviours (video examples) – By Ryan Cartlidge * 30th October 2020 – Practicing your animal training mechanics… By Ryan Cartlidge * 17th Oct 2020 – What’s your plan if your animal says NO? By Ryan Cartlidge * 10th Oct 2020 – How to introduce dogs/animals (my 6 biggest lessons); By ATA member Shelly Wood * 03rd October 2020 – How to over come your fear of (insert fear here) ?!? A behavioural approach; By ATA member Amanda Sjöland * 11th September 2020 – 5 big objectives of a R+ certified parrot trainer (Videos) – By ATA member Lisa Longo * 4th September 2020 – R+ training IS quality of life – By ATA members Tessa & Molly Herron * 21st August 2020 – How to decide on your Animal Training logo/business name… By Ryan Cartlidge * 12th August 2020 – A animal trainers survival guide (mental health in a pandemic). By Ryan Cartlidge * 06 August 2020 – (Capturing behaviour) – scratch with all 4 paws … for nail care. By Ryan Cartlidge * 24th July 2020 – 5 videos – Co-operative care (dogs & parrots), match 2 sample (penguins), R+ horse riding, & choice/control * 10th July 202 – 3 big takeaways from my KPA certification journey… By Ryan Cartlidge * 05th July 2020 – Do you film every (animal) training session you do? By Ryan Cartlidge * 04th June 2020 – 10 ideas to help you train for duration – By Ryan Cartlidge * 22nd May 2020 – How to build a strong trust account – By ATA members Carol & Odie Milner * 16th May 2020 – Watch me train my dog to lie on her side, By Ryan Cartlidge * 21st March 2020 – 10 reasons to join ATA whilst in self-isolation. By Ryan Cartlidge * 29th February 2020 – Upgrade your animal training skills with this instant free co-trainer. By Ryan Cartlidge * 14th February 2010 – 5 animal-training business lessons from Veronica Boutelle. By Ryan Cartlidge * 22nd January 2020 – Behind the scenes; Exotic animal training – Consulting @ a wildlife sanctuary (#2). By Ryan Cartlidge * 12th January 2020 – (Practical exercise) – Your 2020 animal training goals, Splitting not lumping. By Ryan Cartlidge * 04th January 2020 – Top 5 Take-Aways from AZA’s Animal Welfare: Evidence Based Management Course – Written by ATA member Kaitlyn Wiktor * 26th December 2019 – I pushed my friend of the sofa! Whoops … (managing guests & pets over the festive season). By Ryan Cartlidge * 22nd November 2019 – 5 top takeaways from Steve White workshop. By Ryan Cartlidge * 09th November 2019 – When our human learners aren’t on the same page. By Ryan Cartlidge * 27th October 2019 – Top 10 animal training videos 2019. By Ryan Cartlidge * 17th October 2019 – I have a confession to make! (and I feel really bad). By Ryan Cartlidge * 10th October 2019 – Careful! This will give you goosebumps & teary-eyes! By Ryan Cartlidge * 04th October 2019 – Crate training TIPS for your animal. By Ryan Cartlidge * 20th September 2019 – Catio V 2.0, New ATA podcasts, blog posts, LIVE web-classes and more updates… By Ryan Cartlidge * 12th September 2019 – My animal is not food motivated – AT ALL! (your 9-point motivational checklist). By Ryan Cartlidge * 30th August 2019 – Does your animal training flow(chart)? By Ryan Cartlidge. * 23rd August 2019 – Nice hat. Ugly face. Nice top – 2 essential skills for animal trainers (giving/receiving feedback & Self evaluation). By Ryan Cartlidge * 15th August 2019 – What is your Animal Training Why? By Ryan Cartlidge * 09th August 2019 – Do you lie down when you train? If not – you totally should! (Scent work training with Fibi-dog #2). By Ryan Cartlidge * 18th July 2019 – Training a Lace Monitor Lizard at Moonlit Sanctuary, Melbourne Australia – A video case study. By ATA member, Hannah Wiggs. * 13th July 2019 – The biggest failure of Animal Training Academy (so far) … By Ryan Cartlidge * 29th June 2019 – Watch me scent train my dog (Fibi)! By Ryan Cartlidge * 20th June 2019 – Why I am getting certified as a professional dog trainer. By Ryan Cartlidge * 08th June 2019 – Dinner with Ken Ramirez (You’re invited). By Ryan Cartlidge * 27th May 2019 – Behind the scenes! Exotic animal training – Consulting @ a wildlife sanctuary. By Ryan Cartlidge * 18th May 2019 – 3 BIG UPDATES: NEW blog, Cat enclosure & Compassion fatigue podcast! By Ryan Cartlidge * 8th May 2019 – Who is your favourite behavior nerd? By Ryan Cartlidge * 5th May 2019 – Ur never ending animal project… (in pictures) ! Building our cat enclosure. By Ryan Cartlidge * 27th April 2019 – Everyone has compassion fatigue & we need to talk about it! By Ryan Cartlidge * 9th April 2019 – 5 take aways from Susan Friedman/Peta Carke workshops. By Ryan Cartlidge * 10th January 2019 – Coping with challenging conversations online – By Ryan Cartlidge * 23rd December 2018 – (Birds of prey video blog) – Breaking the habit: training your staff to work in a new way. A video case study. By ATA member Saskia Verbruggen. * 31st August 2018 – Positive reinforcement & Enrichment with Birds of Prey – A video case study by. By ATA member, Libby Cooper. * 19th July 2018 – Open Mouth behavior – A video case study. By ATA member, Sarah Ripley. * 22nd June 2018 – Trailer loading horses – A video case study. By ATA member, Josefine Linderström.