Recently, I read a “Behavior Modification Plan” from a few years ago. This “plan” was devised for a long-time shelter resident as a way to “correct/improve” a particular dog’s kennel exit/entry behavior. Sorry for all the quotation marks, but I simply cannot use these terms in this way without using air quotes as a bit of irony.
This “plan” was not about behavior modification- it was about behavior suppression. Through the use of shake cans, […]