ABANDONMENT TRAINING DVD
by TRISH KING (DVD)Leash aggression is a common complaint. Presentation discusses which dogs are the right candidates and how to find them, how to prepare for the technique, how to do it and the follow ups. Madison, WI, 2004
ABC'S OF BEHAVIOR SHAPING; PROACTIVE BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT SEMINAR DVD SET
by Presenter, Ted Turner Large animal trainer, Ted Turner, entertainingly shares his extensive knowledge of behavioral science and learning theory with lots of real life examples from his more than 20 years of exotic animal training including at Sea World. These principles of learning are universal and apply to any training pursuit, including agility, competition obedience, pet dog manners and behavior modification, tracking and field work, freestyle, etc. This is a classic that every animal trainer will want to have in their library for reference and inspiration.
ADVANCED CANINE BEHAVIOR SEMINAR DVD
by Patricia McConnell This six DVD set is 10 hours devoted to the understanding of who dogs are and why they do what they do. The seminar emphasizes positive training techniques that combine ethology and learning theory to improve our relationships with our dogs.
A collection of 80+ columns from dog trainer Gary Wilkes covering training techniques, problem behaviors, and information on the latest "Click & Treat" (TM) training.
BEYOND OBEDIENCE: TRAINING WITH AWARENESS
Looking for a new approach to your training? The idea that a dog is a fully emotional being and is acutely sensitive to you is the foundation of this original and effective program. Addresses basic "companion" training.
CANINE BODY LANGUAGE, A PHOTOGRAPHIC GUIDE
by Brenda Aloff DWAA Best General Reference Book Award Winner, 2006! Never before has canine body language been so thoroughly documented with photographs and text. Hundreds of images in this almost 400 page book illustrate the incredible variety of postures, behaviors and situations that the typical dog either manifests or encounters in his day-to-day life.
CLASSICS OF TRAINING SEQUEL: TRAINING SOLUTIONS DVD SET
by Ted Turner This lecture is packed with answers to questions, includes solutions to specific training problems, and shows the practical application of behavior shaping techniques with live demonstrations and video examples.
DOG BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS: THE COUNSELOR'S HANDBOOK
by Bill Campbell Whether you are currently conducting behavior consultations or planning to enter the field, this book offers invaluable insights and guidance from one of the world’s leading pet dog behavior counselors.
DOG LANGUAGE: AN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CANINE BEHAVIOR
by Roger Abrantes Here is a well-illustrated A-Z guide to canine body postures. Organized in alphabetical order and cross-referenced with excellent black and white line drawings. This book is a must to understand canine body language and the evolution of the domestic dog.
FAMILY DOG ONE INSTRUCTOR'S SEMINAR DVD
by Marin Humane Society Trainers This seminar is intended for new trainers interested in teaching group classes, new private trainers, experienced trainers interested in learning additional training techniques and for those who are interested in developing skills to work with your own dogs. This is an excellent hands-on demonstration video presented by the trainers at the Marin Humane Society in Novato, California, 2008.
GETTING COMPLIANCE AND WORKING WITH DIFFICULT CLIENTS DVD
by Nicole Wilde (DVD) You will learn how to deal with know-it-all clients, “soft” clients, angry clients, and more. Gain insight as to what motivates specific personality types, and how to respond so as to make your training encounters flow smoothly.
HANDBOOK OF APPLIED DOG BEHAVIOR AND TRAINING
by Steven Lindsay A comprehensive introduction to the basic applied and scientific literature underlying effective treatment and training programs. Includes the influence of evolution and artificial selection, development and the biological basis of canine behavior, learning and sensory abilities.
How to Teach Your Old Dog New Tricks
Ted Baer; Paperback; 1991
"You can't," says the old cliche, but author Ted Baer is ready to prove otherwise. A well-known and highly successful dog trainer, he emphasizes the humane approach to increasing communication--and with it, the affection--between master and dog. Full-color photographs and illustrations.
IN-HOME PRIVATE TRAINING SEMINAR DVD
by Nicole Wilde From popular CPDT trainer Nicole Wilde! This seminar DVD is a treasure trove of information for current or aspiring dog trainers, focusing on skills needed to excel at private training.
Peak Performance: Coaching the Canine Athlete
M. Christine Zink and Marcia R. Schlehr; Paperback; 1997
Veterinarian M. Christine Zink is a veterinarian who has long been interested in dogs and dog sports. Repeatedly asked about structural and medical problems that affects canine performance at canine sporting events and agility trials, Dr. Zink saw an information gap and decided to write this book about our canine athletes. First published in 1992, this is the completely revised, second edition that is enjoying significant popularity among competitive sport and working dog audiences.
Ready! the Training of the Search and Rescue Dog
Susan Bulanda; Paperback; 1995
READY! combines the author's experience as an Ethologist, and a SAR dog handler and trainer to give the reader special insight regarding the training of the SAR dog. The book's unique step-by-step format helps the SAR dog handler train their dog and solve training problems. READY has been used by search units around the world and is being translated into Japanese for use by Japan's first SAR dog team. It was nominated by the Dog Writers Association as best book of the year and has won an award from the National League of American Pen Women.
TRAINING DOGS: A MANUAL
Col. Konrad Most
Available again! 1954 translation of Konrad Most's classic work on dog training. Discover the roots of behavioral training, learn how Most taught obedience exercises, guard & schutzhund training, and more. While his methods may be viewed as harsh by modern dog trainers, the theory behind it was revolutionary for its time and is still applied today.