) the concept "some strategies work better for some dogs," is a falsehood. You do not need a vet who talks down to you, or acts like you are too dumb to realise what they are exclaiming. Find a vet, if at all possible, who makes a speciality of little animals ( in opposition to one who treats small and large like horses, cows, dogs and cats. This may be particularly handy if you purchase a pup from a local breeder, as the vet will have seen your baby dog and know at least some of his history.
Go to their web site at purple pet carrier and check out their referral index. Log onto their site XE "International Vet Acupuncture Society" at pet boutique or call 970-266-0666. These dogs you may emphasise more praise and build them up. But using it to the total dismissal of all of the other tools at hand and you are being blind.