Birdi came into Kroger with me for a super short trip to get an item I needed to pick up. But I used it as an impromptu evaluation trip!
Since I am the one who puppy raises, task trains, and graduates the dogs, it’s easy to just go about my days and not look at the big picture sometimes.
Birdi doesn’t have to ever be evaluated by a third party to enter task training or to see if she’s hitting her milestones, as
“My dog knows how to do their commands now - when can I stop carrying treats?”
Good question! Say you’ve been in the same job for a year now - you know how to do it and you are good at it. Can your boss stop giving you your paycheck yet? If not now, when? Oh - never? Well, welcome to the mind of a dog :-)
I *love* my real person job (working for a pet tech startup). But if they stop paying me,