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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This text presents advice for training your dog and much more. These techniques can also be used to improve behaviour in pets, kids and even yourself. Included are the principles of 'clicker training'; methods of ending undesirable habits; tips for house-training the dog, improving your tennis game or dealing with an impossible teen.

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User Review  - Lynsey2 - LibraryThing

I really just skimmed this book as after I read the first chapter I realized it was more broad in scope than what I was looking for and really wasn't offering anything new. It also had a chapter on clicker training which I am not a fan of. Read full review

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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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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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