Hodder Education, 2005 - Dogs - 160 pages
Do you want your dog to be socially well-behaved?
Are you looking for advice on training and looking after your pet?
Covering every aspect of kind, fair and effective dog training as well as authoritative advice on looking after your pet, Dog Training is essential reading for all dog owners or those thinking of buying a dog for the first time.
Written by the APDT, a guarantee of quality in dog training, this book covers positive, reward and motivational techniques that will ensure your dog is socially well-behaved, obedient and most importantly, able to be a part of your family.
Further to the invaluable dog training techniques, this book details different training methods for different types of dog, issues to address before training commences (deciding on your commands and discovering the motivation of your dog), equipment that may aid the training experience and essential tips for training a puppy or a 'problem dog'.
Packed full of essential advice on all aspects of being a dog owner, this book will ensure that you get the most out of your pet and vice versa!