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Train Your Dog

Train Your Dog

By Dexter Sim
Dexter Sim is one of the nation's leading & innovative Obedience & Agility icon for 19 years. He is a Certified WMA Dog Agility Instructor. Dexter is both an Agility & Obedience Judges. He is also one of the Agility Pioneers for bringing his very own local dogs to compete in the Dog Agility World Championships in 2007. He has won the OTCh, OBEDIENCE TRIALS CHAMPION & the OTCh Utility, OBEDIENCE TRIALS CHAMPION FOR UTILITY for 6 straight Years (FY 2003-2008). He had titled Four Obedience Trials Champions (OTChs), Two Dual Champions, and Four Conformation Show Champions Dexter has judged in our USDAA International Dog Agility Sanctioned Trials. He was also invited to judge in the National Dogwalk 2008 Dog sports Challenge Matches. He has also been invited to Judge in Malaysia (Kulai, KL & Penang) & the Philippines. He has also Judge Obedience Trials in Malaysia. (KL & Penang) His students have also achieved many Obedience and Agility Championship Titles at the Local and International Dog Show Scene. And some have turn Professional. Dexter provides Puppy 101, Pet Dog and Dog Sports Training. His flagship programmes are Dog Obedience Life Skills Levels, Puppy Fundamentals Classes and Behaviour Consulting. Dexter has a PUPS Trainers Academy to nurture, train, educate and motivate all trainers to better equip ourselves with skills, knowledge, experiences and to ensure continuous education to keep abreast with the field of Dog Training. Today Dexter continues to be the driving force in the evolution of Obedience & Dog Agility meeting Competitive International Standards.
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DTS007 Train Your Dog Podcast - What Training Suits Me Dog You Say

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DST019 PUPS Podcast - Common Puppy Issues Part 2 of 3
Common Puppy issues have been a very touchy issue. We all love our puppy, but some are not ready to see through it. But for those seeking for a solution, you are at the right place, This Podcast aims to give you the skills to train and management your puppy. The common puppy issues Part 2, we will be focusing on Managing dog at the dog run, Counter surfing and Reliable recall. Resources: PUPS Dog Training PUPS Doggy Forum PUPSTERS@ IG TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB
21:32
October 11, 2020
DST018 PUPS Podcast - The Benefits of Playing with your dog with Julie Daniels
What the Art & Science of Playing with your Dog? This Podcast we discuss the benefit of playing with renowned International Dog Sports Trainer Julie Daniels. Julie speaks about positive training and how play can be utilised to increase the energy of our dog in whatever Dog Sports we are engaging with. Julie brings us into the concept of play with her unique perspective into the Art and Science of Playing with your dog.  Julie uses the Emotion Mind of the late Jaak Panksepp principal to rebuild her strategy in dog training. You can find Julie at Fenzi Dog Sports Academy where she conducts her online classes.  You can enrol in her online classes using the link below;  https://www.fenzidogsportsacademy.com/index.php/courses/6279?fbclid=IwAR2Cg4JESYHyZq-56ABtHwshSSQSzQwON9oSSu24o_YxeSu6lJi_bzW7yDI SHOW NOTES:  FENZI DOG SPORTS ACADEMY  PUPS DOG TRAINING  PUPSTERS@IG  PUPSTERS@FACEBOOK TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB
1:13:14
September 27, 2020
DTS017 - Train Your Dog Podcast - Questions & Answers Session
Questions & Answers Session is a MUST HAVE Segment to address all training questions posted by our Podcast listeners. This episode addresses a wide array of training questions and how should we approach it like a new puppy owner. All Obedience Dog is Happy and fulfilled animals. PUPS promote positive interaction with animals. And PUPS Positive Dog Training at It's Best, Kind, Fair & Effective! RESOURCES: PUPS DOG TRAINING PUPS JAMMING STUDIO PUPS DOGGY FORUM TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST FACEBOOK PAGE
54:08
September 22, 2020
DTS016 PUPS Podcast - The Clicker Training and it's Benefits.
The Clicker Training Game. This podcast we are looking at the Art of Clicker Training and it's benefits to both the owner and the puppy. Clicker Training provides you with the precise moment of feedback to your dog and it helps to speed up training. The Rule of thumb, if you do not have time for your puppy, put him in the safety of his crate where you ensure he will not be harmed.  RESOURCES:  PUPS DOG TRAINING  PUPS DOGGY FORUM  PUPSTERS@FB  TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST FB GROUP
38:28
September 6, 2020
DTS015 - Train Your Dog Podcast - Dog Sports for you and your dog
DOG SPORTS TRAINING is the Fun Way to an Obedient Dog Over the years, many dog sports have been developed and dog owners can play for fun and exercise or for competition. Most of these activities are open to both purebred and mixed-breed dogs Dog sports are activities which you and your dog can participate in order to bring out the best in your companion. It does not end here, there are dog sports like Agility, Flyball, Frisbee catching, Doggy Dancing, lure coursing, terrier trials, retrieving trials, hunting tests, herding trials and much, much more. All you need is a dog with the instinct, attitude and physical capability to play the sport and your time, patience and training ability. Resources: PUPS Dog Training  PUPSTERS@FB  PUPS Blog Series (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs)  PUPSTERS@YOUTUBE - PUPS Jamming Studio 
42:50
August 23, 2020
DTS014 - Train Your Dog Podcast - Working with high drive dog with Robert Cabalfin
Training & Working with a high drive dog. Robert Cabalfin talks about positive reinforcement and holding on the discipline of your animal when necessary. However, having your dog feel safe, he will be willing to do what you want him. There's no short cut in dog training as exclaimed by Robert and he leads us to explore the power of positive reinforcement and the empowerment it follows. You can get in touch with Robert at the email link below. SHOW NOTES: ROBERT@FB  ROBERT@YOUTUBE PUPS DOG TRAINING PUPSTERS@IG PUPSTERS FORUM TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB
1:19:24
August 9, 2020
DTS013 - Train Your Dog Podcast - Common Puppy Issues Part 1 of 3
Common Puppy issues have been a very touchy issue. We all love our puppy, but some are not ready to see through it. But for those seeking for a solution, you are at the right place, This Podcast aims to give you the skills to train and management your puppy.  The common puppy issues Part 1, we will be focusing will be Biting Puppy, Barking Puppy and how to prepare your puppy for vet visits. RESOURCES: PUPS DOG TRAINING PUPS BLOG SERIES PUPS DOGGY FORUM PUPS JAMMING STUDIO TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
26:51
August 3, 2020
DTS012 - Train Your Dog Podcast - Preparing For Puppy Arrival with Sue Yeap
Our guest Sue Yeap is from Malaysia will be discussing on Preparing for Puppy Arrival at your home - Part 1 of 4 Series. Sue brings with her wealth of 40 years of experience in Dog Training.  Whatever the reasons you are having a puppy, Sue describes on how to manage your puppy in terms of Feeding, Sleeping and Maintaining House-rules. RESOURCES: Right Royale Kennel  PUPS Dog Training  PUPSTERS@IG  TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
41:01
July 26, 2020
DTS011 Train Your Dog Podcast - Making Sense of House-rules
House-rules, what is house-rules? House-rules are boundary set for our puppy and how we can strike an equilibrium at home. House-rules allow our puppy to know the dos and don'ts. We will be covering five common puppy problems. Biting, Jumping on People, House-Breaking or Potty, Mounting and Barking. In this Podcast, we share with you some solutions to address these common puppy problems. House-rules safeguard the family and ensure all members of the family live happily and maintain healthy and good relationships at home. Resources: PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
31:18
July 19, 2020
DTS010 Train Your Dog Podcast - Puppy Training is All About Making Choices
Puppy Training is NOT Rocket Science. Dog Training is training our puppy to make good decisions. A puppy being a puppy makes puppy decisions and in most situations is not what we humans regarded as good decisions or behaviours. This Podcast focus on helping our puppy to make sound decisions. Good decision empowers your puppy to enjoy the freedom and with good decisions, get the puppy good and rewarding reinforcements. If you have a puppy and has trouble making sense to your puppy, join us now in this podcast to gain insights on how we can train ourselves to have a good eye and thus allowing our puppy to make good decisions.  Resources: PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
29:55
July 12, 2020
DTS009 PUPS Podcast - The Fight or Flight response with Poh Su Lin, Canine Behaviour Practitioner
Our Guest Ms Poh Su Lin is a Canine Behaviour Practitioner, a Professional Dog Trainer, AVS Accredited Dog Trainer and a Shelter Volunteer. The Fight & Flight response in a dog is often misunderstood. Su Lin talks about how to read the calming signals, prevent the trigger over the threshold and build a trustworthy relationship with your dog.  In some unfortunate case where we allow our dog to go beyond threshold, what we as dog owners need to know and how we go into damage control. The Fight and Flight response usually results in aggression and dog bites. Su Lin gives insights into her own dogs and clients' dogs and how she helps them to manage and control and gain true freedom for the dog and the owners. Resources: K9 Kampong - https://k9kampong.com PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
48:20
July 5, 2020
DTS008 Train Your Dog Podcast - Why Play Games. They're Fun
Why Play Games? They're Fun! Playing games is a fun way to keep your dog entertained, active, busy, and out of trouble. Obedient dogs are a satisfied dog.  Playing Games provides your dog with the physical, the mental stimulation, brain training, and entertainment. And it has a dose of fun that aims to build confidence, trust, bond, and dependency on his human owners. In this Podcast, we suggested twelve (12) games for you to learn, play, and train your dog. Games are divided into indoor and outdoor games. Resources: Feedback - PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
25:50
June 28, 2020
DTS007 Train Your Dog Podcast - What Training Suits Me Dog You Say
What Training Suits Me Dog You Say? This Podcast focus on the types of dog training and activities available for us as dog owners. Are you searching for dog training and activities and are not fruitful? Do you want some information and recommendation? RESOURCES: PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
13:37
June 21, 2020
DTS006 Train Your Dog Podcast - All About Socializing Your Puppy with Angie Tan CPDT-KA
All About Socializing Your Puppy. Do you want to learn all about socializing your puppy? What is the best age to bring a puppy home? What is the fear period and how should dog owners like me take any caution? What does socializing a puppy mean to you? Let our guest, Ms Angie Tan, CPDT-KA from Puppylove share with you all about socializing your puppy. Angie Tan - Puppylove http://www.puppylovedogtraining.com PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
47:23
June 14, 2020
DTS005 - Train Your Dog Podcast - Is My Dog Good For Agility
The great Dog Sport of Dog Agility has allow been my baby. I have started USDAA Sanctioned Trials in Singapore back in August 2007 and we are the first team to complete in the 2007 Cynosport World Game. Is my dog good for agility? I guess many of you have been asking this question. In this Podcast, we address this concern, what the world best team do and how the avid Agility Addicts like myself do to keep in the game. Just to remember this, every behaviour that results in a good consequence, gets repeated. Dog do behaviours that are worth their while. Dog Agility are all about FUN Obedience. Positively trained dogs can do it all.  Resources  PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
20:37
June 8, 2020
June 7, 2020
00:40
June 7, 2020
DTS002 - Train Your Dog Podcast - WFH with dogs with Debra Sim, CPDT-KA
Working from home with dogs. Our Guest Ms Debra Sim, CPDT-KA, help us to understand the situation with Coronavirus and Pets. How we can help our dog to keep comfortable with our dogs at home. SHOW NOTE:  Debra Sim, CPDT-KA PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
15:04
June 7, 2020
DTS001 - Train Your Dog Podcast - Get to know your new host
Very please to announce our new PUPS Podcast - Train Your Dog. PUPS promote positive interaction with animals.  PUPS Dog Training introduces positive dog training concepts sequentially through our life-skill levels of obedience programs. Each level of dog training includes basic animal learning, puppy training tips and understanding how dogs tick! Basic Dog Training and/or Animal Learning program helps students develop a basic foundation for dog training. Understanding how dog ticks help student process beyond foundational dog training skills to learn more advanced concepts and it's applications. It's more than just learning. We are Positive Dog Training near you. Link up with us today!! https://www.pups.com.sg For the transcript of this show, please refer to the TRANSCRIPT HERE. RESOURCES: PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
13:00
June 7, 2020
DTS004 - Train Your Dog Podcast - The Crossover in Dog Training
The Crossover in Dog Training is people who are making the switch from Correction/Aversive Training Concept or Mixed Training Concept to the Reward-Based Training Concept. We understand your pain, confusion, mixed feeling, and apprehension in making a clean cut switch to the World of Positivity. My Guest, Mr Fred Leow, and Dexter, who made the switched many years ago. This Podcast tells you the motivation, belief, determination, and guts as they made the change and never look back again. Why subject your beloved dog in any harsh techniques? Look into Reward-Based and be wow by its power, results, and benefits.  Resources  PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
42:17
June 1, 2020
DTS003 - Train Your Dog Podcast - Does your dog have eyes for you
It's a Million Dollar Question! Does your dog have eyes for you? Do you know a good recall skill can save your dog life? Dogs that have no or little awareness of their owners have absolutely zero chance to be called back. This is a hated truth!  Resources  PUPS Dog Training - https://www.pups.com.sg PUPSTERS@IG - https://www.instagram.com/PUPSSG PUPS Blog Series - https://www.pups.com.sg/blog (TOP 100 Dog Training Blogs) TRAIN YOUR DOG PODCAST@FB PUPSTERS@FB
12:27
May 25, 2020