Clicker Training for Squirrel Monkeys

There really isn’t much to say about this paper as it’s pretty self explanatory. I will mention that the flexibility that a clicker/progressive reinforcement/+R trainer has when it comes to the variety of species and the spectrum of behavior they can train is unmatched. If an animal can do it (what ever IT is) then…

Dogs Walking in the Woods Scares off Birds

Walking dogs through the woods displaces wildlife, resulting in decreased bird diversity and abundance. A walk through the woods with our faithful 4 legged companion….a familiar pastime shared by dog owners all over the world. And yet this seemingly idyllic activity is not without it’s ecological consequences. Researchers in Australia (Biol. Lett. 22 December 2007…