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Maran Illustrated Dog Training, 1st Edition

  • maranGraphics Development Group
  • ISBN-10: 1592008585  |  ISBN-13: 9781592008582
  • 256 Pages
  • © 2005 | Published
  • List Price = $ 19.99
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About

Overview

Produced by the award-winning maranGraphics Group, Maran's Illustrated Guide to Dog Training is a valuable resource to a wide range of readers - from individuals picking up their first puppy to those who are looking to eliminate their pet's annoying behaviors. Instead of describing the myriad ways to perform each task, Maran's Illustrated Guide to Dog Training shows you the best way, while the full-color photographs and clear, step-by-step instructions walk you through each task from beginning to end. Thorough topic introductions and useful tips provide additional information and advice to help enhance your dog training experience. Maran's Illustrated Guide to Dog Training is packed with essential information for teaching simple commands and performing the most impressive tricks. Maran's Illustrated Guide to Dog Training costs less than the price of one private training lesson, and will be a permanent resource that can be accessed at any time.

Features and Benefits

  • Features a unique two-page spread and over 500 full-color photographs that appeal to and engage visual learners and simplify the learning process.
  • Provides extensive coverage of topics ranging from how to perform the sit command to more complex commands such as having your dog come directly to you every time you call, even when faced with distractions, making it a great reference for all skill levels.
  • Written using Visual Grammar, a proven method that combines instructions with full-color screen shots to provide the best synergistic learning experience available.
  • Full-color photographs are taken from a variety of different zoom settings and camera angles to maximize the impact of each photograph.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Getting Started
Chapter 2: Positive Dog Training
Chapter 3: Housetraining
Chapter 4: Socialization
Chapter 5: Basic Commands
Chapter 6: Beyond Basics
Chapter 7: Fun Games
Chapter 8: Cool Tricks
Chapter 9: Working off Leash
Chapter 10: Working with Problem Behaviors
Chapter 11: Recipes and Reference

Meet the Author

Author Bio

maranGraphics Development Group

maranGraphics Development Group combines the efforts of many talented people. An industry expert in the field of each book and Maran's own writers work together to produce books that are highly visual, technically sound, easy for readers to understand, and adhere to maranGraphics' standards of structuring to provide the best learning experience.