Family Dog: 16 Weeks to a Well-mannered Dog : a Simple and Time-proven Method
This time-proven guide by legendary trainer Richard A. Wolters offers a step-by-step method for completely training your dog, regardless of breed or age - in just sixteen weeks. Whether you're six or sixty, you can learn to train your dog quickly and effectively - taking only minutes a day.
In Family Dog, you'll discover:
--How to choose the right dog for your family and lifestyle
--The fundamentals of training - from housebreaking to basic commands to teaching tricks
--The key to your dog's healthy mental development
--The benefits of play and relaxation
--How to guide your dog through his first critical growth periods
--Talking with your dog-- it's not what you say but how you say it
--Children and dogs-- learning to take responsibility
--Tips on grooming
--The best dog diet in the world
--First-aid and medical advice
And much more.
Fully illustrated with more than 200 all-new photographs that take you systematically through every phase of training, Family Dog will take the frustration out - and put the fun back in - to give you the pet you've always wanted.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - juglicerr - LibraryThing
This is a book for training a pet dog, rather than a working dog. Wolters believes that one should choose a pure-bred puppy, and he has a list of breeds that are better and worse with children ... Read full review
SELECTING THE FAMILY DOG
THE DOGS MENTAL DEVELOPMENT
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