It is important for handlers to come to class prepared with all the necessary equipment. Having the correct equipment will allow everyone to get the most out of their class and will help to alleviate discouragement. Training with improper equipment can cause boredom, loss of patience, irritation and discomfort for the dog. When a dog is comfortable they are much more likely to learn quickly.
Many Cato Board purchasers are just starting to use place boards, often because they have a new puppy and want to get off on the right foot. As a result, I often get asked how to introduce a puppy or adult dog to the Cato Board. Getting the introduction right is of the utmost importance, so I thought it warranted a blog post.
THE CATO BOARD METHOD OF TRAINING IS INCREDIBLY EFFECTIVE BECAUSE IT PROVIDES AN OBJECTIVE FOR NOT ONLY YOUR DOG, BUT ALSO FOR YOU AS THE TRAINER. ...
We frequently get asked which color of Cato Board makes the most sense to purchase. While color choice is largely a matter of preference, there are some factors that you should consider when making your purchase. Here are our thoughts on Cato Board colors:
Cato Boards can be used in a variety of ways, so the quantity you'll need depends on a few factors. While we obviously can't tell you how many Cato Boards to order, we can give you some things to consider.