Before and After Getting Your Puppy: The Positive Approach to Raising a Happy, Healthy, and Well-Behaved Dog

Before and After Getting Your Puppy: The Positive Approach to Raising a Happy, Healthy, and Well-Behaved Dog Author Dr. Ian Dunbar
ISBN-10 1577314557
ISBN-13 9781577314554
Year 2004-04-29
Pages 224
Language English
Publisher New World Library
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Very few dog trainers have not been influenced by Dr Ian Dunbar s dog friendly philosophy In the 1970s Dr Dunbar sparked a dramatic shift in dog training away from leash corrections and drill sergeant adult dog classes based on competitive obedience and toward a positive approach using toys treats and games as rewards for teaching basic manners preventing behavior problems and modifying temperament Before Dr Dunbar there were no classes for puppies very few family dog classes and not much fun in dog training His positive approach to training revolutionized the field especially in training puppies Now in Before and After Getting Your Puppy Dr Dunbar combines his two popular puppy training manuals into one indexed value priced hardcover edition In clear steps with helpful photos and easy to follow training deadlines he presents a structured yet playful and humorous plan for raising a wonderful dog Dr Dunbars guide is based around six developmental deadlines completing your education and preparation assessing a puppys prior socialization and education teaching errorless housetraining and chewtoy training completing a socialization program of meeting strange dogs and people etc

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