Mirror Method is a dog training method, developed in Budapest, Hungary in the last decade after many years of research. This method is quickly gaining popularity all around the world being a very effective way to train dogs and puppies. The principle is based on the theory that: „our dog, like a mirror, reflects what kind of owners we are”.
Mirror Method-trained Dogs On Youtube
Internet videos showcasing Mirror Method-trained dogs have become more and more popular over the last few years. This is one of the most popular videos on YouTube:
The Mirror Method consists of three parts:
- Enforcing the dog’s required lifestyle. If you give your dog enough physical, intellectual and instinctual exercise, you help him calm down and remain balanced.
- Teaching the dog by using positive reinforcement only and the clicker with absolutely no force or negativity involved.
- Building the relationship with the dog and establishing its ranking order in everyday life.