A dog & canine forum. DogBanter

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » DogBanter forum » Dog forums » Dog activities
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

silent dog whistles

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old October 12th 04, 03:23 AM
external usenet poster
Posts: n/a
Default silent dog whistles

what exactly is the purpose of these? for training?

Old October 12th 04, 04:36 AM
external usenet poster
Posts: n/a

In rec.pets.dogs.activities MauiJNP wrote:
what exactly is the purpose of these? for training?

Whistles are used to clearly communicate with a dog at long distances.
Silent dog whistles would be useful for that some communication if one
either didn't want the noise (annoying) or if it was counterproductive
(warning a target). Whistles are useful not only for recall but for
direction- sit, left, right, slow. I've not seen the silent whistle in use
but in some circles they are very popular.

Diane Blackman

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 09:32 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.2.0 (Unauthorized Upgrade)
Copyright 2004-2020 DogBanter.
The comments are property of their posters.