Don't Shoot the Dog!: The New Art of Teaching and Training

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Ringpress Books Limited, 2002 - Behavior modification - 202 pages
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Originally published entitled: Don't shoot the dog!: how to improve yourself and others through behavioral training, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1984.

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Excellent introduction to operant conditioning. - Goodreads
Straight forward and easy to read. - Goodreads
Very helpful training tips that helped me a lot! - Goodreads

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User Review  - Danny - Goodreads

A decent enough if rather shallow overview but reads like a self-help book - I struggled to keep reading. Read full review

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User Review  - Ali Mandala - Goodreads

Definitely a very interesting read. It's a psychology book, but not heavy on psychology terminology so it should be accessible to most people. It goes into the art of teaching and training using ... Read full review

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Karen Pryor wrote the first edition of Nursing Your Baby in 1963. A biologist by training, she currently writes and lectures on the art of positive reinforcement training.

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