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Dog Sense

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Dog Sense is the perfect companion for our training classes and is written in an easy-to-understand format...

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Dog Sense

Spiral Bound Cover

Dog Sense is a Marin Humane Society publication written by Behavior and Training Director Trish King. Dog Sense is the perfect companion for our training classes and is written in an easy-to-understand format. Part 1 covers "The Canine Contract." Part 2 concentrates on "Problem-Solving" and Part 3 focuses on "Training."

This book is especially useful for the pet owner. Part One covers the Canine Contract: the family pack; developing a relationship; preventing problem behavior; puppy socialization and related information; housetraining; handling, mouthing/biting; puppies and children; general training; adolescents and adults. Part two covers Problem Solving: separation anxiety; digging; chewing, escaping; chasing moving objects; jumping on furniture; getting into garbage; crate training; stool eating; jumping up; barking; aggression spaying/neutering. Part 3 covers Training: obedience; training philosophies; techniques; equipment; motivators; release word; watch me; lie down; stay; leave it; waiting at doors; recall; walking on leash; retrieving; touch; training tips; crime and punishment; behavior and training.

Additional Information

Type Book - spiral bound
Run Time No
Presenter No
Publisher The Marin Humane Society
Copyright © 2003 Trish King
Author Trish King
About The Presenter (BIO)

Trish is a nationally recognized dog behavior and training expert. Her home is currently filled with two dogs: Strider, a formerly stray German Shepherd and Luke, a Bull Terrier Mix. Trish has extensively studied, taught, and written about dogs. She has been at MHS since 1994 and established the Canine Behavior Academy (formerly CITA) program. She is a Certified Pet Dog Trainer (CPDT) and a Certified Dog Behavior Counselor (CDBC). In September 2004, Trish’s book Parenting Your Dog was published to wide acclaim.

Trish frequently teaches workshops and seminars on dog behavior, canine management, behavior assessment and handling difficult dogs. She is also an instructor for the Officer Training Academy at MHS and was a member of the panel that developed the Delta Society’s Professional Standards for Dog Trainers: Effective, Humane Principles. She has spoken at several national conferences, including APDT, HSUS and AHA.

Trish says she is “eternally fascinated by canine communication and human interactions with animals.” And people and their animal companions are the better for it.

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