Known for her insight, enthusiasm and red-carpet glamour, Geller rejects the painful prong collars and choke chains
that have been common tools of dog trainers for decades.
But she doesn't believe in draconian methods of choke chains
Just slide the aluminum rod along an included 4-foot leash and apply gentle downward pressure -- the positive, humane technique means no more choke chains
or harsh verbal commands.
These products are safer than choke chains
and do not restrict breathing.
GONE are the days of Barbara Woodhouse, choke chains
and bringing dogs to heel.
can cause serious damage to a dog's neck, yet they are still widely used.
During the three-week trial, a series of dog handlers, who were told they would not face disciplinary proceedings if they gave evidence, told how they'd hanged dogs by their choke chains
over fences or a 5ft wooden wall used for jumping and then kicked them in the stomach.
Contact your local dog training class, ensuring that they only use positive training methods and do not allow choke chains
to be used.