Brian introduces Webster, a rescue dog with heightened prey drive, to the horses near his ranch. In this video, Brian breaks down some key canine body language pertaining to prey drive and discusses finding the balance between directing the dogs behavior, and allowing them to take in their surroundings. He shows the importance of taking your time when introducing a dog to something new, and how redirecting subtle shifts in drive can help a dog like Webster to understand what's expected of him in a new environment.
Brian Agnew is an internationally renowned dog trainer and behavior expert, and is the owner of The Balanced Dog, where he trains and rehabilitates dogs in Southern California.
Brian's forte is in problem solving. He's an expert in creating a strategy that works for each case he takes on. Brian is extremely committed to his clients and the outcome of his cases. He often pushes his clients to stay the course until the rehabilitation process is complete with their dogs. He is highly respected by both his colleagues, and his clients.
Brian is dedicated to sharing his knowledge of dogs to dog owners so they can resolve their dog's issues once and for all. Brian's goal is to teach people how to communicate with their dogs by understanding how dogs think.