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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Discusses the underlying principles of behavioral modification and explains how to apply the methodology of positive reinforcement of areas ranging from memory improvement to breaking addictive habits.

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User Review  - EowynA - LibraryThing

I have a new dog. She is young, hyperactive, strong, easily startled, and exploring the world by chewing it up. This book has helped me adjust my thinking, and is on the path to allowing me to adjust ... Read full review

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User Review  - dobermantalk - LibraryThing

It includes tons of interesting stories, not just about dogs, that support theories discussed. I highly recommend this book to everyone, it provides a different perspective for handling the many annoying situations presented on a daily basis. barb0604 Rating Excellent 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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