A revolutionary and gentle way of influencing
behavior and well-being in companion animals.

Deirdre Chitwood - Certified Tellington TTouch Practioner
Guild Member of TTouch and a Member of Truly Dog Friendly Training



Tender Touch for your Pets

TENDER TOUCH TOUCH is a gentle way to influence behavior, health and performance in companion animals. It is a kind, non-invasive approach based on a philosophy of partnership and positive communication providing effective, practical solutions for challenges common among dogs, cats, birds and other animals.

THE TELLINGTON METHOD is an inspirational method of animal training and healthcare which promotes optimal performance and health without fear or force. It is unlike any other animal training technique. Using a combination of specific touches (called TTOUCHES), lifts and movement exercises, THE TELLINGTON METHOD helps release tension and increase body awareness. It can contribute positively towards improving a wide variety of animal behavioral problems including:

  • Excessive Barking & Chewing
  • Fear & Shyness
  • Leash Pulling
  • Problems associated with Aging
  • Aids Recovery from Injury, Surgery or Shock
  • Nervousness, Tension or Stress
  • Resistance to Grooming
  • Car Sickness
  • Hyper Excitability
  • Litter Box Issues
  • Fear of Thunderstorms
  • Noise Anxiety