Practical Illustrated Guide Dog Training

Practical Illustrated Guide Dog Training

The secret to living harmoniously with your canine companion is proper training, and this book covers all the basic principles that a first-time owner needs to know" --Book jacket.

Author: Patsy Parry

Publisher:

ISBN: 1846816637

Category: Dogs

Page: 96

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"Dogs make wonderful pets for individuals and families, offering loyalty and affection, as well as endearing personalities and intelligence, but an unruly dog can cause havoc in homes and lives. The secret to living harmoniously with your canine companion is proper training, and this book covers all the basic principles that a first-time owner needs to know" --Book jacket.
Categories: Dogs

The Practical Illustrated Guide to Dog Training

The Practical Illustrated Guide to Dog Training

Focusing on making training easy and fun, this book will help owners understand the basics of dog behavior.

Author: Patsy Parry

Publisher: Southwater Publishing

ISBN: 075482067X

Category: Pets

Page: 96

View: 248

Focusing on making training easy and fun, this book will help owners understand the basics of dog behavior.
Categories: Pets

The Ethical Dog Trainer

The Ethical Dog Trainer

Author Jim Barry dives deep into the ethical questions frequently faced by dog trainers and offers up a systematic approach (his SITSTA method) to helping trainers resolve difficult dilemmas.

Author: Jim Barry

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 9781929242566

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 180

View: 437

Dog trainers face ethical decisions all the time. Do I keep working with a client when it is obvious that the owner will not keep up the training program I recommend to the detriment of the dog? Should I accept payments from other dog professionals to whom I refer clients? What is the proper way to interact with other dog trainers who use methods I disagree with? Author Jim Barry dives deep into the ethical questions frequently faced by dog trainers and offers up a systematic approach (his SITSTA method) to helping trainers resolve difficult dilemmas.
Categories: Business & Economics

The Practical Guide to Dog and Puppy Care

The Practical Guide to Dog and Puppy Care

A superbly illustrated guide to day-to-day care and training of your dog or puppy.

Author: A. T. B. Edney

Publisher: Salamander Books

ISBN: 0861012933

Category: Dogs

Page: 117

View: 732

A superbly illustrated guide to day-to-day care and training of your dog or puppy.
Categories: Dogs

An Illustrated Guide to Dogs

An Illustrated Guide to Dogs

An illustrated guide to more than 190 international dog breeds including information on physical characteristics, general disposition, size, origin and history, grooming, feeding, and good and bad points.

Author: Joan Palmer

Publisher: Arco Pub

ISBN: 0668053623

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 240

View: 893

An illustrated guide to more than 190 international dog breeds including information on physical characteristics, general disposition, size, origin and history, grooming, feeding, and good and bad points. Breeds are arranged in order of increasing weight.
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Barbara Sykes Training Border Collies

Barbara Sykes  Training Border Collies

With step-by-step photography and training case studies throughout, the book covers: breed variants and temperaments; diet, puppy training and bringing new dogs home; simple commands, boundaries and socialization; the 'Chill Mat' - a safe ...

Author: Barbara Sykes

Publisher: Crowood

ISBN: 9781847978905

Category: Pets

Page: 144

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A new, practical guide to training your Border Collie, by esteemed trainer and author, Barbara Sykes. Drawing upon her popular 'Thinking Like Canines' (TLC) training method and other established approaches, Barbara Sykes' Training Border Collies is an essential resource for understanding and training this versatile and loyal breed. With step-by-step photography and training case studies throughout, the book covers: breed variants and temperaments; diet, puppy training and bringing new dogs home; simple commands, boundaries and socialization; the 'Chill Mat' - a safe territory to keep your collie calm; lead and recall training; rescue and problem dogs and, finally, common myths, facts and tips about the breed. This essential resource for all Border Collie owners, BC kennel clubs and trainers is fully illustrated with 150 colour step-by-step photographs.
Categories: Pets

Forest and Stream

Forest and Stream

The Practical Angler . CLARK . ... Illustrated . 2.00 Practical Boat Building . NEISON . Illustrated . 1.00 Rigger's Guide and Seaman's Assistant . Sixth edition . ... 1.00 Dog Training , First Lessons and Points of Judging . Paper .

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Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015084559007

Category: Birds

Page:

View: 978

Categories: Birds

The Dog Trainer s Resource

The Dog Trainer s Resource

TRAINING. Aggression In Dogs: Practical Mgmt, Prevention & Behaviour Modification. Brenda Aloff Behavior Problems in ... Turid Rugaas Positive Perspectives: Love Your Dog, Train Your Dog. ... Illustrated Guide to Judging Purebred Dogs.

Author: Mychelle Blake

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 9781929242955

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 339

View: 747

Today's professional dog trainer needs to develop expertise in a wide variety of fields: learning theory, training techniques, classroom strategies, marketing, community relations, and business development and management. This collection of articles from APDT's "Chronicle of the Dog" will prove a valuable resource for trainers and would-be trainers. Learn what you need to know from experts like Bob Bailey, Jean Donaldson, Ian Dunbar, Nicole Wilde, Sue Sternberg, and Karen Overall.
Categories: Business & Economics

Puppy Training in 7 Easy Steps

Puppy Training in 7 Easy Steps

Sit. Stay. Heel. Fetch. This no-nonsense guide to dog training will teach you and your pup how to do it all in just 7 easy steps.

Author: Zoom Room Dog Training

Publisher: Rockridge Press

ISBN: 1641523433

Category: Pets

Page: 178

View: 632

7-steps to well-trained puppies (and happy humans) If you're anything like most new puppy parents, it won't take long to realize that your fuzzy little bundle of joy can also bark, chew, jump, and mysteriously get into A LOT of trouble around the house. Don't panic--slowly remove the shoe from your pup's mouth and open this book, because it's time to start successfully training. Puppy Training in 7 Easy Steps is a practical, step-by-step guide to guarantee that your cute and curious friend stays cute. From puppy proofing your home to mastering need-to-know commands, this fool-proof training manual sets you and your canine companion up for a lifetime of positively reinforced obedience and tail-wagging fun! In this dog training book, you'll find: Puppy Prep--Stock up on all of the supplies you need to start training with helpful checklists and insider tips. Dog Training in 7-Steps--This includes bringing your puppy home, crate training, potty training, preventing food aggression, socializing your puppy, the six key commands, leash walking and coming when called. Troubleshooting Tips--Get quick advice to make sure your dog training goes according to plan, no matter how many squirrels, birds, or other temptations catch your pup's attention. Sit. Stay. Heel. Fetch. This no-nonsense guide to dog training will teach you and your pup how to do it all in just 7 easy steps.
Categories: Pets

The Ethical Dog Trainer

The Ethical Dog Trainer

BEHAVIOR & TRAINING ABC's of Behavior Shaping; Fundamentals of Training; Proactive Behavior Mgmt, DVD. Ted Turner Aggression In Dogs: Practical Mgmt, Prevention & Behaviour Modification. Brenda Aloff Am I Safe? DVD.

Author: Jim Barry

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 9781617810145

Category:

Page:

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Dog trainers face ethical decisions all the time. Do I keep working with a client when it is obvious that the owner will not keep up the training program to the detriment of the dog? Should I accept payments from other dog professionals to whom I refer clients? What is the proper way to interact with other dog trainers who use methods I disagree with? Author Jim Barry dives deep into the ethical questions frequently faced by dog trainers and offers up a systematic approach to helping trainers resolve difficult dilemmas.
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Fight

Fight

This down-to-earth manual will teach you how to use behavior modification to retrain a dog that bullies other dogs or becomes fearful when approached by other dogs.

Author: Jean Donaldson

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 0970562969

Category: Pets

Page: 116

View: 129

From the award-winning author of Culture Clash, Mine!, and Oh Behave! A practical guide to the treatment of dog-dog aggression. This down-to-earth manual will teach you how to use behavior modification to retrain a dog that bullies other dogs or becomes fearful when approached by other dogs. Includes descriptions of common types of aggression, assessing prognosis, remedial socialization, on-leash manners training, proximity sensitivity, play style and skills, resource guarding, and prevention.
Categories: Pets

Your Dog

Your Dog

This illustrated guide aims to provide the practical means to remedy undesirable behaviour in dogs and to prevent minor misdemeanours from developing into long-term habits.

Author: John Cree

Publisher: Trafalgar Square Publishing

ISBN: 1852239549

Category: Dogs

Page: 144

View: 790

Most dog owners will at some stage experience difficulty in training or controlling their dogs. This illustrated guide aims to provide the practical means to remedy undesirable behaviour in dogs and to prevent minor misdemeanours from developing into long-term habits. It explores the canine psyche and shows how to identify the root cause of the problem before going on to devise a training programme to eradicate it. It is designed for all dog owners, but will also be of value to training instructors.
Categories: Dogs

A Practical Guide to Selecting a Large Dog

A Practical Guide to Selecting a Large Dog

An illustrated guide to more than 80 international large dog breeds including information on physical characteristics, general disposition, size, origin and history, grooming, feeding, and good and bad points.

Author: Joan Palmer

Publisher:

ISBN: 3923880782

Category: Dog breeds

Page: 118

View: 949

An illustrated guide to more than 80 international large dog breeds including information on physical characteristics, general disposition, size, origin and history, grooming, feeding, and good and bad points. Breeds are arranged in order of increasing weight.
Categories: Dog breeds

Dog Detectives

Dog Detectives

From Dogwise Publishing, www.dogwise.com. 1-800-776-2665 BEHAVIOR & TRAINING ABC's of Behavior Shaping; Fundamentals of Training; Proactive Behavior Mgmt, DVD. Ted Turner Aggression In Dogs: Practical Mgmt, Prevention & Behaviour ...

Author: Kat Albrecht

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 9781617811173

Category: Search dogs

Page:

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Kat Albrecht is the acknowledged expert on training dogs to find lost pets - "dog detectives." As the founder of the Missing Pet Partnership and Pet Hunters International, she has devoted years to developing proven methods to train dogs to work as cat-detection dogs and trailing dogs to search for a wide variety of companion animals. The book presents detailed, step by step, reward-based training methods as well as information on how to assess a dog's potential to be a dog detective and what you need to know as a prospective handler. Whether you desire to perform this service professionally or as a hobby, you can help people suffering from the trauma associated with a lost pet.
Categories: Search dogs

Stress in Dogs

Stress in Dogs

BEHAVIOR & TRAINING ABC's of Behav'r Shaping; Fundmtls of Train'g; Proactive Behav'r Mgmt, DVD. Ted Turner Aggression In Dogs: Practical Mgmt, Prevention & Behaviour Modification. ... Illustrated Guide to Judging Purebred Dogs.

Author: Martina Scholz

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 9781929242337

Category: Pets

Page: 137

View: 865

The study of stress in human medicine and psychology has taught us that stress can lead to the development of health problems, affect our relationships with others, and can make us unhappy, irritable, and even aggressive. Dogs are no different. Learn how to recognize when your dog is stressed, what factors cause stress in dogs, and strategies you can utilize in training and in your daily life with your dog to reduce stress.Written for both the canine professional as well as concerned dog owners, the information in Stress in Dogs can improve the lives of dogs as well as humans with a sound approach to resolving stress-related problems. Includes dozens of full color illustrations.
Categories: Pets

Minding Your Dog Business

Minding Your Dog Business

A Practical Guide to Business Success for Dog Professionals Veronica Boutelle, Rikke Jorgensen. Right on Target. Taking Dog Training to a New Level. Mandy Book & Cheryl Smith Stress in ... Illustrated Guide to Judging Purebred Dogs.

Author: Veronica Boutelle

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 9781617810060

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 129

View: 112

Setting up and running a successful dog-related business is an achievement in itself (one addressed from A to Z in Veronica Boutelle's first book, How to Run a Dog Business - Putting Your Career Where Your Heart Is) but the real test is to build success and growth for the long haul. This book will tell you: • How to develop your business for long-term financial security and personal fulfillment. • How you can become more comfortable and effective at selling your services. • What the smartest, easiest, least expensive ways to market yourself are. • How to level out the scheduling-and-revenue roller coaster of seasonal fluctuations. In straightforward language, sprinkled throughout with humor, Veronica and Rikke show you how to make choices that are right for you in an ever more competitive market.
Categories: Business & Economics

Puppy Zen

Puppy Zen

Following a quick look at the role of pups within the wolf pack, and how dogs evolved from wolves, this book gives a day-by-day, week-by-week guide to the fundamentals of training your puppy and building a happy lifelong bond between the ...

Author: Mark Vette

Publisher: Penguin Random House New Zealand Limited

ISBN: 9780143774068

Category: Pets

Page: 304

View: 830

A comprehensive guide to puppy training by Mark Vette, of Pound Pups to Dog Stars fame. Following a quick look at the role of pups within the wolf pack, and how dogs evolved from wolves, this book gives a day-by-day, week-by-week guide to the fundamentals of training your puppy and building a happy lifelong bond between the two of you. Mark stresses the importance of the formative period (1-4 months) to instill good habits in your puppy, then shows you exactly how to do so and when to teach each skill. Includes chapters on choosing a puppy, forming a bond with your pup, training foundations (equipment and techniques), basic commands (like sit, heel and stay), what to train in which weeks of age, house training, socialisation, teaching them not to bite or indulge in continual barking, jumping up or other anti-social behaviours, plus a section on trouble-shooting if annoying behaviours start to creep in. It is a detailed and practical guide combining the latest cognitive science with modern, loving, training techniques. Illustrated with irresistible puppy photos, plus down-to-earth how-to shots of the training methods.
Categories: Pets

Knack Dog Care and Training

Knack Dog Care and Training

A Complete Illustrated Guide to Adopting, House-Breaking, and Raising a Healthy Dog Carina Macdonald ... Dogs can alert owners to impending seizures and provide auditory help for the deaf and practical assistance for the wheelchair ...

Author: Carina Macdonald

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781599218274

Category: Pets

Page: 256

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Carina MacDonald's fun, upbeat presentation ranges from the basics of choosing and getting a dog to a wonderfully complete, visually organized treasure-trove of tips on training one's dog, addressing behavior problems, and making sure he or she stays healthy.
Categories: Pets