Teach Yourself Visually Dog Training
This is a unique full-color, step-by-step approach to dog training. Turning a rambunctious puppy into a well-behaved family member can be a daunting task. Written for people who prefer a visual approach to learning, this guide breaks the dog-training process into easy-to-follow, step-by-step modules, each presented on a separate two-page spread. Covering basic and advanced obedience training, housetraining, and identifying and solving common behavior problems as well as diet and exercise, this user-friendly primer delivers everything new owners need to civilize Fido. Instructive full-color photographs paired with minimal text show people exactly how to perform each training task, from teaching a dog tricks and games to using training aids and even getting a dog ready for competition. For anyone who wants a structured visual approach to dog training, this comprehensive guide can't be beat.
- Paperback | 250 pages
- 203.2 x 228.6 x 15.2mm | 680.4g
- 01 Sep 2004
- John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
- Foster City, United States
Table of contents
Chapter 1: Getting Started. Chapter 2: Positive Dog Training Fundamentals. Chapter 3: Housetraining. Chapter 4: Socializing. Chapter 5: Basic Commands. Chapter 6: Beyond the Basics. Chapter 7: Fun Games. Chapter 8: Cool Tricks. Chapter 9: Working Off Leash. Chapter 10: Working With Problem Behaviors. Chapter 11: Recipes and References.
Lisa Roussac Kruitwagen is the owner of Dealing with Dogs Ltd, which offers obedience classes that focus on positive training methods. Kruitwagen teamed with the maranGraphics Development Group to make Teach Yourself VISUALLY Dog Training easy to follow and adaptable to you and your dog's needs.