Category Archives: Remote Training Collar

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Testimonial – Dog gets another chance to remain with family with specialized dog training at Michigan Dog Training LLC

Daisy, a hound mix attended our puppy socialization and basic manners group classes.  She received the socialization and training that she needed as she was on the shy side but her family realized they needed more specialized help. Therefore, they … Continue reading

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Shock collar keeps dog and owner safe and healthy

Unfortunately, there is still much misinformation in the public domain about the use of shock collars (or as more properly called remote training collars) in the training of pet dogs.  I find many clients have already bought a shock collar … Continue reading

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Georgia, Pit Bull goes from bait dog to playing off leash with another dog

Georgia, a Pit Bull was adopted and thus rescued by Nancy after having been used as a bait dog to teach other dogs to fight. Through Nancy, Georgia had a new beginning on life but she was fearful and therefore … Continue reading

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Tap training testimonial

Linda H. sent us this sincere thank you for providing her information about the remote collar training system or what she calls the “tap tap training, like a tap on the shoulder.” Michigan Dog Trainer is here to not only … Continue reading

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Testimonial from professional dog trainer Bob Andres

“Today, I had the pleasure of attending Michael Burkey’s introductory dog training class for “Remote Manners.”  Michael’s skills as a canine instructor and communicator were evident in every aspect of his presentation. Michael presented Remote Training as it was meant … Continue reading

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Pros and cons of electronic confinement systems for dogs

Dog trainers are often asked if they recommend electronic confinement systems for dogs. You’re likely to receive one of two responses either pro or con depending upon the trainer’s background.  The trainers who align themselves with what they call “pure … Continue reading

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Testimonial – “Feels Like a Miracle”

Ginger, an Australian Shepherd mix came to Michigan Dog Trainer for a week board and train program due to her reactivity toward other dogs.  She had also been previously trained on an invisible fence system which caused her to stop … Continue reading

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