Before and After Getting Your Puppy

Author: Ian Dunbar
Publisher: New World Library
ISBN: 9781577313441
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Before & After Getting Your Puppy is a simple, practical guide for anyone bringing a new puppy into the family. In clear steps, with helpful photos and easy-to-follow training deadlines, Dr. Ian Dunbar, who pioneered puppy classes and a loving style of dog training in the 1970s, presents a structured yet playful and humorous plan for raising a wonderful dog. The guide is based on six developmental deadlines: completing owner education and preparation assessing a puppy’s prior socialization and education teaching errorless housetraining and chewtoy-training completing a socialization program of meeting strange dogs and people learning bite inhibition a continuing program of ongoing training In the first half of the book, Dr. Dunbar focuses on what the owner needs to know to select a great puppy. In the second half, he presents the crucial lessons the puppy must be taught during its impressionable early development. Over time, Dr Dunbar’s kind, positive program has been proven the most effective.

Before and After Getting Your Puppy

Author: Ian Dunbar
Publisher: New World Library
ISBN: 1577314557
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A dog trainer's trainer explains the fine art of raising a healthy, well adjusted dog from a puppy, discussing socialization, bite inhibition, and other important issues, all within a structure that follows six developmental deadlines.

After You Get Your Puppy

Author: Ian Dunbar
Publisher: James & Kenneth Pub
ISBN: 9781888047011
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AFTER You Get Your Puppy covers the last three developmental deadlines that your puppy needs to meet before he is five months old: 1. Your puppy should be socialized to a wide variety of people, especially children, men, and strangers, before he is twelve weeks old. 2. Your puppy must learn to inhibit the force of his bites and develop a "soft mouth" before he is eighteen weeks old. 3. You must prevent predictable adolescent problems. Veterinarian and animal behaviorist Dr. Ian Dunbar is the original creator of off-leash puppy classes, which sparked the revolution for positive, reward-based, dog-friendly dog training.

The Puppy Bible

Author: Alison Smith
Publisher: Hamlyn
ISBN: 0600628035
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Comprehensive and simple to use, The Puppy Bible is uniquely structured to provide the best guidance for raising a happy, healthy pet. The week-by-week planner takes you from before your puppy arrives to beyond six months, shows how he is developing, and tells you exactly what to do and when to do it. The front section is cross-referenced with expert advice in the second half of the book that encompasses every area of care, including training, health, diet, socialization and first aid, as well as troubleshooting for any concerns over your dog's welfare. Clearly illustrated throughout, this is an indispensable guide to your puppy's first six months.

Before You Get Your Puppy

Author: Ian Dunbar
Publisher: James & Kenneth Pub
ISBN: 9781888047004
Format: PDF
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Discusses how to select a good puppy and how puppies work, how to assess your prospective puppy's current socialization and educational status, and how to create an errorless housetraining and chewtoy-training program.

Doctor Dunbar s Good Little Dog Book

Author: Ian Dunbar
Publisher: James & Kenneth Pub
ISBN: 9781888047028
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Welcome to the historically-proven, so-old-that-it?s-new-again, natural, common-sense, and enjoyable way to train your dog?off-leash, lure/reward, fun and games, dog-friendly dog training. This book outlines step-by-step, illustrated techniques for socialization, temperament training, and behavior modification as well as for teaching basic manners. Dr. Dunbar's training techniques are altogether quicker, easier, gentler, more effective, and certainly considerably more enjoyable for you and your dog. Veterinarian and animal behaviorist Dr. Ian Dunbar is the original creator of off-leash puppy classes, which sparked the revolution for positive, reward-based, dog-friendly dog training.

I Just Got a Puppy What Do I Do

Author: Mordecai Siegal
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684855208
Format: PDF, Docs
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A thoroughly revised edition of the popular pet guide explains how to select the right puppy for a household, how to prepare for a puppy's homecoming, how to create a bond of trust with one's new pet, the art of housebreaking, how to deal with potential behavior problems, and more. Original. 25,000 first printing.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Getting and Owning a Dog

Author: Sheila Webster Boneham
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780028642840
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Un pirata informático irrumpe clandestinamente en el ordenador personal del Papa mientras, en Sevilla, una iglesia barroca se ve obligada a defenderse matando a quienes están dispuestos a demolerla. El Vaticano envía un agente, sacerdote, especializado en asuntos sucios: el astuto y apuesto padre Lorenzo Quart, quien en el curso de sus investigaciones verá quebrantarse sus convicciones y hasta peligrar sus votos de castidad ante una bella aristócrata andaluza que fascina a la sociedad Sevillana. Cerca merodean tres pintorescos malvados aspiran a mantener viva la copla española. Un banquero celoso y su secretario ludópata. Una septuagenaria que bebe Coca-Cola. La tarjeta postal de una mujer muerta un siglo atrás. Y el misterioso legado del capitán Xaloc, último corsario español, desaparecido frente a las costas de Cuba en 1898...

Train Your Dog Like a Pro

Author: Jean Donaldson
Publisher: *Howell Book House
ISBN: 9780470616161
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The tools you need to think and train like a professional Jean Donaldson is one of the top dog trainers in the United States, and her training academy has gained a reputation as the Harvard for dog trainers and behavioral counselors. Now, you can harness her highly effective dog-training techniques and benefit from her expert guidance without leaving your home. If you're like most dog owners, you treat your four-legged friend as a valued member of the family who enjoys the full run of the house-which is why good behavior is so important. Train Your Dog Like a Pro offers a trusted, systematic approach to positive dog training that anyone can follow. You'll get clear, detailed instructions for teaching essential behaviors, more advanced skills, and even some fun tricks. Plus, a bonus DVD shows you exactly how to accomplish each technique. Bonus DVD contains 2 hours and 30 minutes of hands-on instruction Training is based only on positive reinforcement, patience, and persistence Donaldson is the best-selling author of The Culture Clash: The Revolutionary New Way to Understanding the Relationship Between Humans and Domestic Dogs Whether you're the proud parent of a puppy, an adolescent, or an adult dog, this book and DVD truly give you everything you need to train your dog like a pro. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

How to Teach a New Dog Old Tricks

Author: Ian Dunbar
Publisher: James & Kenneth Pub
ISBN: 9781888047066
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Veterinarian and animal behaviorist, Dr. Ian Dunbar is Director of the Center for Applied Animal Behavior, Founder of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers and host of the popular British TV series Dogs With Dunbar. Ian is the author of numerous books and videos including Dog Behavior, Sirius Puppy Training and Dog Training For Children. Ian lives in Berkeley, California with his son Jamie, Phoenix the Malamute, Oso the Mutt and a kitty called Mitty. Book jacket.