Ever wondered how a dog trainer became a TikTok sensation? Meet Shane Murray, the TikTok dog trainer who turned his journey with his reactive dog, Zeus, into a platform of learning for all. Shane's approach to training is all about understanding and customizing methods to suit individual dog's needs and abilities. He provides a unique perspective on training dogs, focusing on communication that is easy to comprehend, and sustainable for the client.
Shane's expertise doesn't stop there. He also delves into the controversial realm of e-collars, shedding light on their effective use in training. Shane believes in associating the collar with positive experiences, steering clear from the traditional notion of using it as a punishment tool. He gives practical advice on how to condition a dog to use an e-collar without any overstimulation and misuse.
But, there's more to Shane than dog training. He discusses the importance of mental health, particularly in men, comparing it to dog training. He emphasizes the importance of maintaining progress, be it in therapy or after a dog boarding train. Tune in to this episode as Shane Murray shares his incredible journey from training Zeus to becoming the TikTok dog trainer, his effective use of e-collars and his thoughts on men's mental health.
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