Total Recall Dog Training

Brain Training For Dogs

Brain Training for Dogs, a brand new course, uses dogs and mental stimulation to unlock the inherent intelligence of your dog. When this happens, problematic behaviors fade away and more desirable behaviors erupt in their place.

The program was designed by Adrienne Farricelli who is a CPDT-KA dog trainer with a wealth of experience in modifying behavior of dogs. She is the creator of Brain Training for Dogs, and is the author of a variety of books on dog training.


Exercise is crucial to the dog’s mental health and well-being. It helps keep them fit and healthy and can reduce the risk of hip dysplasia, heart disease or obesity-related conditions like diabetes or cancer.

It also keeps them content and engaged with you. Exercise together strengthens your bond and promotes socialization.

If a dog isn’t mentally challenged their brain may get cluttered over time. They may begin to chew on furniture or scratch things.

Training can help avoid these problems and improves your dog’s behavior around dogs and other dogs. In some instances it can even save your pet’s life!

Additionally, exercise can slow the onset of memory loss and dementia. It helps form new brain connections and also protects existing nerve cells from degeneration.

Play the Game

If you are looking for a way to provide your dog with mental stimulation games are an excellent option. These games are also a great way to keep dogs active, even if they aren’t as active as they once were, or dogs recovering from an operation or injury.

A few brain games for dogs are easy to prepare, and all can be done in small spaces like the garden or a house. Place pieces of your dog’s favorite food in the indoors or outdoors in warm weather. Let them hunt for it.

These brain games can be played for a few minutes at a time and can give your dog a fun mental workout while you train them. This helps to improve their learning speed and keep them mentally sharp. They also increase their ability to concentrate on commands, and it can enhance their bond with you.


Treats are an excellent way to train your dog. This is a great way to reinforce their training and stimulate their brains. It is important to be cautious and not overdo this.

During training it is important to be consistent with your commands. Only reward them when they obey the instructions in a correct manner. This will prevent sending mixed signals, which can confuse your dog.

Puzzle toys, games and mental exercises are a few of the most popular options for training dogs’ brains. They’re an excellent way to keep your dog’s brain active and also give them a chance to increase their confidence.

One of the most adorable brain games for dogs involves placing treats under various containers or cups. The dog has to figure out the container they’re supposed be hiding under, and if they’re correct you can reward them with the reward of a treat.


As a dog’s owner it is your responsibility to make sure that your dog has confidence, adaptability and the ability to deal with new situations. In this process it is vital to socialize your dog.

In their early years, puppies have to be exposed to all kinds of people and animals, and also different environments. They can be anxious or fearful when they aren’t exposed to these situations.

They could even develop undesirable behaviors such as aggression and fears.

The good news is that socialization can help ease these issues and make life with your dog more enjoyable.

If your puppy is rough-mouthing other dogs, allowing them to play with them for a long period of time will teach them to bite inhibition.

Socializing your dog with other dogs, people and in different environments will help reduce the anxiety of separation, or temper tantrums, when you leave to go to work. It’s crucial to start small and gradually work your way up to bigger problems over time.