In this video Blake speaks on the value of teaching the language of tools through a reinforcement based approach and how it puts you in a position to be able to “coach” your dog through more advanced challenges down the road. This segue’s into the difference between a correction attempt vs a clear, effective correction and how you can maximize your chances of creating the latter when needed.
Blake Rodriguez, owner and Founder of Dream Come True K9 (DCTK9), is a Manhattan, NY native and a world renowned dog behavior specialist and mentor. In 2011, Blake wanted to be able to help as many dogs as he could, and from there created Dream Come True K9, LLC. In 2015 Blake opened his first brick and mortar in Manhattan's lower east side neighborhood.
Blake is a member of the International Association of Canine Professionals and in 2016 was asked to be a presenter at the California conference. Blake has also made appearances on TruTV as a Dog Behavior expert for an episode of World's Greatest Pets and has trained dogs for numerous roles in shows such as The Investigation Discovery Channel.