What All Good Dogs Should Know: The Sensible Way to Train (Howell reference books)

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Those who love their dogs will find a wealth of clear, precise and sensible instructions here for teaching their canine companions to be the ideal pet. In the ultimate guide for teaching your dog good manners, two award-winning authors take the reader through a short course in dog behavior, highlighted by original cartoon art. Humorous yet practical suggestions are presented for preventing bad habits, dealing with a dog's basic needs, growth stages and why things happen and when. What All Good Dogs Should Know abounds with practical information on a motivational, humane and highly effective approach to dog training. This book is essential for anyone who values a dog as a friend, pet and companion.
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The Bestselling dog training book—completely updated, but still refreshingly uncomplicated

Apractical guide to positive dog training, What All Good Dogs Should Know: The Sensible Way to Train forgoes philosophy and fluff and quickly gets to the how-tos. With a conversational, easy-to-understand approach, this expanded, revised second edition:

  • Covers basic commands, including "Leave It"

  • Includes information about walking on a leash, housetraining, and other "good dog" behaviors

  • Features a new chapter on the canine personality profile to help you understand your dog better

  • Addresses issues common to rescue and shelter dogs, including shyness and insecurity

  • Covers ways to correct objectionable behaviors

Punctuated with original cartoon drawings and real-life examples, this book gives you proven techniques for training a puppy or an older dog. You will learn how to establish yourself as the leader of the pack and help your dog become a great companion.

About the Author:

Jack Volhard has taught more than ten thousand dog owners to train their dogs and is the recipient of four awards from the Dog Writers' Association of America.

Melissa Bartlett has trained numerous dogs and was named Cartoonist of the Year by the Dog Writers' Association.

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