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Dr. Sophia Yin

by Joelle Rauh | Oct 11, 2014 08:15

Last week the animal world lost one of it’s super stars, Dr. Sophia Yin. Dr. Yin was a pioneer and champion of positive reinforcement, force-free training. She sought to improve our understanding of animals and their behaviors so we could better care for them and appreciate them. Her legacy lives on through her website and publications, and by way of the animal community continuing to apply her methods. At Wagfield, we believe wholeheartedly in her approach and are working to bring it to you via our online programming. Below I have pulled some exerts from Dr. Yin’s website about her approach and philosophy that I think might be of interest. Please take a look at her website (

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