Author: Grisha Stewart, M.A., CPDT-KA

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1617811750

Category: Pets

Page: 293

View: 2699

Empower your dog to gain confidence and social skills
With BAT 2.0, trainer/author Grisha Stewart has completely overhauled Behavior Adjustment Training (BAT) to create a new efficient and practical tool for dog reactivity. BAT 2.0 builds resilience and self-reliance by giving dogs safe opportunities to learn about people, dogs, or other “triggers.” Clear enough for all readers to follow, this book also includes technical tips and bonus chapters just for dog behavior professionals.

Learn how to:
Rehabilitate aggression, frustration, and fear.
Use survival skills to prevent reactivity on walks and at home.
Use a long line to safely maximize your dog’s freedom of movement.
Apply Grisha’s BAT philosophy to all dogs and puppies...and get your life back!

The Teaching Dog

Partnering With Dogs for Instruction, Socialization and Demonstration in Your Training Practice


Author: Nicole Larocco-Skeehan

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 161781220X

Category: Pets

Page: 108

View: 9146

Hire A Dog To Be Your Training Assistant! The concept of using dogs as teaching aides is gaining popularity among trainers worldwide. A ‘Teaching Dog’ can be used to demonstrate behaviors, work to socialize puppies and even help out in reactive dog classes.

Beware Of The Dog

Positive Solutions For Aggressive Behavior In Dogs


Author: Pat Miller

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1617812021

Category: Pets

Page: 208

View: 6462

Be (more) aware! Here is your road map to evaluating, managing and modifying aggressive behavior in pet dogs. Beware of the Dog offers a wide-ranging look at all types of aggression and the way these troublesome behaviors develop. It explains the latest protocols for evaluating and dealing with the problems of aggressive dogs from classical conditioning to operant conditioning, and prescribes management strategies that really work. Written in an easy-to-understand style that meets the needs of trainers as well as the motivated dog owner.

The Official Ahimsa Dog Training Manual

A Practical, Force-Free Guide to Problem Solving and Manners


Author: Grisha Stewart,Grisha Stewart Ma

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781478176411

Category: Pets

Page: 120

View: 8016

Ahimsa \uh-HIM-sah \ n. a Buddhist doctrine of non-violence. Add in a fun, modern, scientific approach and you've got a great way to train your dog! Newly updated with information on BAT 2.0 for dog reactivity. Dog Lovers: Learn to solve and prevent a variety ofproblems, including barking, fear, puppy socialization, housetraining, aggression, fear, separation anxiety, and pulling on leash. Pro Trainers: Get more ways to teach skills and solve problems. Save time on write-ups by using this book as an in-home reference for your clients. Breeders and veterinarians: Send puppies home with this book to start them off on the right paw. REVIEWS! Of the thousands of dog training books out there, it's rare finding one that has something new to say or presents the science of positive training in a unique and meaningful way. Grisha's new book, the Ahimsa Dog Training Manual, does just that. Clear, concise, informative and extremely user-friendly, this book deserves a prominent place on every trainer's bookshelf. -Paul Owens Best-selling author of “The Dog Whisperer; A Compassionate, Nonviolent Approach to Dog Training” (Adams Media, 1999) and “The Puppy Whisperer A Compassionate, Nonviolent Guide to Early Training and Care” (Adams Media, 2007) This is it! This is the easy-to-read, concise handbook that every responsible dog owner will want to read. This manual spells out practical, step-by-step training solutions while educating the reader on the science behind the theory. Grisha is the leading authority on Behavior Adjustment Training, and shares her unique method of bringing about change in a positive, force-free, and fear-free environment. This book also shows us a way to teach loose-leash walking that is free from frustration and maps a clear strategy for us to follow. -Kyra Sundance Renowned Stunt Dog Performer and author of best seller “101 Dog Tricks” This book is a great resource for anyone interesting in understanding, or increasing their understanding of low stress, force-free handling and training techniques. Pet owners will find it a useful primer for developing a positive and trusting relationship with their dog. If there's something you want your dog to do, or stop doing there's a good chance this book addresses it. -Debbie Jacobs CPDT-KA, CAP2 Author of “A Guide To Living With & Training A Fearful Dog” GREAT resource for puppy buyers! It gives the basics for everything a dog needs to learn in easy-to-understand terms. – Michel Berner

Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion

Canine and Feline Behavior


Author: Debra F. Horwitz

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118854217

Category: Medical

Page: 1032

View: 9949

Preceded by Blackwell's five-minute veterinary consult clinical companion. Canine and feline behavior / Debra F. Horwitz, Jacqueline C. Neilson. 2007.