M is for:
Meek – you can define meek two different ways: either
Mindset – it is of the utmost importance to have the peoper mindset when engaging in dog training. You are the human partner in the relationship which means it is your responsibility to manage your dog’s environment and providing for it’s needs.
Mighty – exceptional dog behavior is based on exceptional training.
Miniscule – When using operant conditioning a trainer needs to reinforce even miniscule movements toward a goal.
Morph – transformation, especially through a progression of tiny adjustments. As a trainer you should recognize your own incremental accumulation of skills over time and avoid unrealistic expectations of instataneous perfection in yourself or your dog.