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Area Dog Trainer Motivates Without Treats Or Tricks

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Who's a good boy?  We have many ways of motivating our pets to behave as we wish, and some of them actually work. 

Rogue Valley dog trainer J.P. Parrett has developed a knack for getting inside a dog's head (and finding his way out again).  His skillset for dog training includes neither treats nor scolding. 

So what does he use?  We find out in his visit to the studio.  

 

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Geoffrey Riley is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and marked his tenth anniversary as the full-time host of the Jefferson Exchange at the end of 2019. He's been a broadcaster in the Rogue Valley for 35 years, working in both television and radio.
John Baxter's history at JPR reaches back three decades.  John was the JPR program director who was the architect of "the split" when JPR grew from a single program stream to three separate streams. We coaxed him out of retirement and he's now a co-producer of the Jefferson Exchange.