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Dog Training For Dummies by Jack Volhard, Wendy Volhard 0470600292 9780470600290
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Dog Training For Dummies by Jack Volhard, Wendy Volhard

Make training fun and effectiveThis friendly guide shows you how to select the right training method for your dog, based on his unique personality, to reach your desired goals. Whether you want to teach Buddy to sit or master retrieving, you??ll get expert training tips and techniques for you and your dog - to ensure a mutually respectful relationship with your four-legged friend.Concentrate on canines - discover why your dog acts the way she does, understand her nutritional needs, and ready yourself for the task of training your dogPrep for your pup - prepare your home for your puppy??s arrival, discover the importance of socialization, and get started on housetrainingPut your best paw forward - teach basic commands like Sit, Stay, and Down, and get the scoop on how to deal with doggie don??ts like chewing, digging, and excessive barkingTake training to the next level - get involved in organized dog activities and competitions, where you??ll both show off impressive tricks like retrieving, figure 8s, and much moreOpen the book and find:Step-by-step instructions for teaching your dog basic commandsHelpful advice on crate trainingSafe ways to address aggression and separation anxietyTips for teaching Buddy to behave himself around people and other dogsTechniques to keep your senior dog feeling youngHealth issues that can interfere with trainingExperts to turn to for training helpLearn to:Use positive reinforcement as an effective teaching toolSelect the gear you need for training successTeach the basics including Sit, Stay, and DownEliminate unwanted behavior

Author: Jack Volhard, Wendy Volhard

Language: English

Edition: 3

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 408

Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 2010-07-20

Our Price: $5.28

ISBN: 0470600292

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