Books

Click on each title for a full description and to purchase.  Some of the links to purchase these books will take you to our websites, others will take you to DogWise (we didn't want you to be alarmed or think the links have been compromised because they take you off this site!)

Excel Erated Learning: Explaining in Plain English How Dogs Learn and How Best to Teach Them.  By our long-time friend and colleague Pamela Reid, Ph.D., CAAB.  Dr. Reid has taken complicated learning theory (and she really knows her stuff!) and explained it in easy to understand terms, AND with specific examples of how it relates to training dogs.  A not-to-be-misssed read!
Order the E-book HERE

Family Friendly Dog Training – A Six Week Program for You and Your Dog  – by Patricia McConnell, Ph.D., CAAB and Aimee Moore.  A great book if you are looking for a do-it-yourself plan to teach your dog what he would learn in a beginning training course, with the added insights from Dr. McConnell's experience of teaching this material to thousands of dogs and their owners!
Order the E-Book Version HERE

How to Behave So Your Dog Behaves, 2nd Edition – by Sophia Yin, DVM,DAVCB.   Has great full color drawings, promotes positive reinforcement training methods
Order the E-book Version HERE

I'll Be Home Soon – another book by our friend and colleague Patricia McConnell, Ph.D., CAAB.  In addition to our webinar courses and DVD on separation anxiety and other home alone problems, consider this as an additional resource. 

Raising a Behaviorally Healthy PuppyRaising a Behaviorally Healthy Puppy – our award winning book on how to manage normal puppy behaviors, and how to housetrain and socialize your puppy, introduce your new pup to resident family pets and MORE.  Based on our unique behavior wellness approach to not surpressing normal and needed puppy behaviors, but instead learning how to channel their expression appropriately – whether it's location (relieve yourself outside, not inside), target of the behavior (chew on this toy, not on my hand), or when or for how long it occurs (I'll play with you for awhile but don't continue to pester me when it's time to quit). 

 

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