I is for:
Impeding – management is the human partner taking responsibility for the environment to avoid impeding their progress.
Important – training is the most important factor in dog ownership.
Incremental – training is an incremental process of consistient application of reinforcement for desirable behaviors over time.
Invade – teaching your dog to respect boundaries starts with body awareness.
Inventive – use your dog’s natural inventiveness in solving problems to boost your training.
Iteteritve – acheiving advanced or complex behaviors is actually simple. Start with the final action and add the steps leading to it to build an iterative behavior chain.