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Old 08-20-2014, 02:50 PM   #5 (permalink)
DJEtzel
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Do you find behavior shaping easier with clickers or voiced markers? I've been shaping on Fetch and Out and making some nice progress using voiced markers but am wondering if it would go faster/easier with a clicker.
I find it completely depends on the dog. My GSD shapes things amazingly with my voice as a marker and so-so with the clicker. My Border Collie hates listening to me talk and prefers the clicker for shaping. Most dogs I've found shape better with clickers.
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