Training books for newbies

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  1. stafinois

    stafinois Professional Nerd

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    I need some dog training books for the library. What would you like to see available for novices to check out? We are submitting a book order at 2pm central.

    Thanks for your recommendations!
     
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    Culture Clash!! Definitely changed the way I looked at dogs AND their training!

    That would be number one on my list :)
     
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    "Power of Positive Dog Training" by Pat Miller
    "Clicking with Your Dog" by Peggy Tilman
    "Fired Up, Frantic, and Freaked Out: Training Crazy Dogs from Over the Top to Under Control" by Laura VanArendonk Baugh (brand new, but a friend of mine said it's basically a simpler CU that would be ideal for pet owners)
    "Before and After You Get Your Puppy" by Ian Dunbar
    "I'll be Home Soon" by Patricia McConnell
    "Cautious Canine" by Patricia McConnell
     
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    OK, here is the list I'm submitting. Hopefully our distributor will have some of them.

    The Other End of the Leash: Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs by Patricia B. McConnell

    Perfect Puppy in 7 Days: How to Start Your Puppy Off Right by Sophia Yin

    How to Raise a Puppy You Can Live With by Clarice Rutherford and David H. Neil

    Don't Shoot the Dog!: The New Art of Teaching and Training by Karen Pryor

    Train Your Dog Positively: Understand Your Dog and Solve Common Behavior Problems Including Separation Anxiety, Excessive Barking, Aggression, Housetraining, Leash Pulling, and More! by Victoria Stilwell

    101 Dog Tricks: Step by Step Activities to Engage, Challenge, and Bond with Your Dog by Kyra Sundance and Chalcy

    The Culture Clash: A Revolutionary New Way to Understanding the Relationship Between Humans and Domestic Dogs by Jean Donaldson

    Train Your Dog Like a Pro by Jean Donaldson

    Power of Positive Dog Training by Pat Miller

    Cautious Canine by Patricia McConnell
     
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