Capturing a Behavior: Training a Lioness to Present Her Side

Capturing a Behavior: Training a Lioness to Present Her Side

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Here is a video showing how some behaviors can be trained by capturing, then shaping. This lioness would rub her cheek against the bars when the trainer blew on her, so this behavior was captured then shaped into eventually presenting her side to the trainer (for blood draw). ShareTweetPinRedditEmail0 Shares

Training a Lion - Head Turn

Training a Lion - Head Turn

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Here’s a video on training a lion to lay calmly and turn his head 90ª away. Watch how this behavior is shaped. Share74TweetPinRedditEmail74 Shares

How Dogs Learn: Shaping Zoe into a Box

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Have you ever wondered how dogs learn? Operant conditioning, or trial and error learning, is one way in which dogs learn new behaviors. In this video, Dr Sophia Yin trains her australian cattle dog, Zoe, to put two feet into a box. Watch how Zoe figures out what to do! Share168TweetPin3RedditEmail171 Shares

Shaping Behaviors: Teach Your Dog to Somersault

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Want to teach your dog a fun trick that most dogs won’t know? Teach your dog to somersault! Using a target and some tasty treats, Zoe the australian cattle dog learns how to do a somersault. Share10TweetPinRedditEmail10 Shares