The Tellington Ttouch : Caring for Animals with Heart and Hands
How to heal animals and improve their behavior from one of today's most respected trainers When distinguished animal trainer Linda Tellington-Jones decided to combine traditional veterinary medicine with therapeutic bodywork, she created a revolutionary method of animal healing the average person could use on household pets, birds, horses, and even reptiles and other exotic animals. Now, fifteen years after its first publication, The Tellington TTouch continues to be a staple for animal enthusiasts everywhere. Along with accounts of her astonishingly successful experiences performing the Tellington TTouch and solid instructions, Tellington- Jones offers advice for solving problems common among pets, including the fear of the veterinarian, difficulties with training, and the fear of contact. This wonderful book introduces an innovative, effective method of improving our animals? health and temperaments.
- Paperback | 276 pages
- 127 x 195.58 x 15.24mm | 136.08g
- 04 Nov 2008
- Penguin Putnam Inc
- Penguin USA
- New York, NY, United States
- Illustrations, unspecified
Linda transforms people s relationships to their animals. Using her techniques, your animal will grow calmer and more confident and so will you! Jane Fonda I have seen Linda in action. . . . She brings another valuable tool to the armamentarium of vets, trainers, zookeepers, and anyone else dealing with animals. Werner Heuschele, D.V.M., PhD Director of Research, San Diego Zoo
About Linda Tellington-Jones
Linda Tellington-Jones is an internationally acclaimed authority on animal behavior, training, and healing. She developed the Tellington TTouch method to address alternative healing methods for horses. It was later expanded to include companion animals, aiming to strengthen the bond between humans and animals and deepening mutual trust and understanding. She is the coauthor of The Tellington TTouch, The Tellington-Jones Equine Awareness Method, and Getting in TTouch. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Sybil Taylor is an author, an editor, and a journalist. Her works include The Last Run, Stanley Kubrick, Director: A Visual Analysis, children's books Pumpkin Patch and What the Pumpkins Learned, among others. She has also coauthored several books with animal-training expert Linda Tellington-Jones, including The Tellington TTouch and Getting in TTouch.