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On this blog I share stories of my animal training adventures, information about the science of animal training and behavior, and tips and advice to help you improve your training. 

Join me as we explore the best training strategies for creating fast learning, effective communication, and enthusiastic, willing animals.

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~Mary Hunter

Recent posts from the StaleCheerios blog


Merry Christmas!

For all of you who celebrate Christmas, I hope you had a wonderful day yesterday with your family and friends! I also hope that all of your pets made the “nice list” and that Santa Paws brought then some fun new toys and treats. One of my mom’s friends, Eva, made her a tiny felted […]

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Ginger practicing leave it using clicker training

Dog treat review: Science Diet Soft Savories

Last month, Ginger and I had the opportunity to review some more yummy treats from The treats were Hill’s Science Diet Soft Savories with Beef & Cheddar Dog Treats. The Soft Savories treats are a new line of treats that have recently been released by Science Diet. Ginger really liked these treats! I know […]

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Book giveaway: Decoding Your Dog

I recently reviewed the book Decoding Your Dog on my blog. (You can find my full review of the book here.) This week, I’ll be giving away a copy of the book here on the Stale Cheerios blog. This is a pretty interesting book for anyone interested in dog behavior or dog training. There’s lots […]

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