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New Successes, Creative Ideas and our Culture

New Successes, Creative Ideas, and our Culture By Robert Forto, PhD This article was originally posted on our old blog (http://www.fortoblog.com) I will continue the series here. This is a new day of a new week of a new month of a new decade in a new century. It is special isn’t it? Last year was a tough year for …

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Coaching for Peak Performance

Coaching for Peak Performance By Robert Forto, PhD If you are a small business owner and you want to have a leading edge in your industry consider coaching for peak performance. If you want any of the following give Dr. Robert Forto, a call at 303-578-9881 or contact him anytime through this website. Would you like to: Recruit the best …

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Who Dat?

Who DAT? NLP in Canine Training By Robert Forto Many times I am asked at my training school, Denver Dog Works, are you a coach or a trainer? I tell them that I am more of a coach. I work with clients and their dogs in a way that is like no other canine training center in the country. I …

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Knowing What You Want

Knowing What You Want By Robert Forto, PhD As a practitioner of Neuro-Linguistics (NLP) I am constantly asked, “Dr. Forto, how do I know what I want?”  I tell my clients when you set an outcome you are programing your mind to achieve that goal. Consciously or unconsciously, you that to notice opportunities and possibilities around you that can help …

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Influential Dog Trainers and Their Contributions- Part 3

Pfaffenberger, Scott, Fuller, Reynolds Trainers for decades have understood that there is more to training canines than a set of procedures, or simple applications of principles, no matter how sound.  A trainer must be patient, and an astute observer of the canine’s body language.  The best trainers all have one thing in common, they know how to read the dog. …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams Part 2

The Future of Iditarod Dreams Part 2 If you got a chance to listen to the latest episode of the Mush! You Huskies Radio show you will know by now that the future home of the Team Ineka mushing kennel will be in Willow, Alaska. Listen to the show here: Team Ineka in Alaska After almost six months of traveling …

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Canine Instinct on the Dog Doctor Radio Show

Canine Instinct on the Dog Doctor Radio Show On the latest edition of the Dog Doctor Radio Show we were pleased to interview a couple of very special guests; dog trainer, Kyle Warren and the producer of the just released film, Canine Instinct, Nicholas Goodman. While the show was intended as a review of the film it ended up becoming …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams Part 1

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams Part 1 “It’s your sled and your team don’t let go of the sled” -Chris Fuller I’m writing this at 34,000 feet on my iPad on a flight heading to California to meet a new friend and to run dogs in the Sierra nevada mountains. It has been years since I have been on …

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Early Dog Sledding Innovations

Early Dog Sledding Innovations The hitching of several dogs to a whalebone or wood toboggan was a significant advancement.  The whalebone toboggan of the Bering Sea regions and the narrow wooden toboggan of the Athabascan Indians of the Interior were still in use up until the beginning of the twentieth century.  Even today, in the Barter Island region of the …

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Overview on Aggression Seminar held at Denver Dog Works

Overview Aggression Seminar held at Denver Dog Works This past weekend Dr. Robert Forto, PhD, canine behaviorist, aggression expert held an aggression seminar.  The students in the class quickly learned that human ideals and labeling put dogs into categories that are not necessarily correct once the situation and the behaviors are observed. For instance, many dogs are labeled as having …

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