Training Your Superdog, 1st Edition

  • Gwen Bailey
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  • ISBN-10: 0756657121
  • ISBN-13: 9780756657123
  • DDC: 636.7
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 256 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released November 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

Unleash your dog's potential and build a rewarding relationship that will last a lifetime From walking on a loose lead to carrying the shopping, everything you need to know to train your dog and ensure you have a happy and contented canine companion. Starting with choosing the right breed for you, to understanding their exercise needs, learn every aspect of owning and training a dog. Get in-depth instruction on training, from basic obedience to advanced tricks, by following clear, step-by-step explanations and illustrations which show you exactly what to do. Understand your dog, with the aid of the latest research into canine behaviour and learn to correct problems and maximise their potential. A well-trained dog is a well-behaved, healthy and happy dog.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: The Right Dog for you.
3: Choosing a Dog.
4: Catalogue of Popular Breeds.
5: Building Bonds.
6: Dog Talk.
7: What Your Dog Needs.
8: Age-Related Issues.
9: Basic Training.
10: How Dogs Learn.
11: Good Grounding.
12: Advanced Training.
13: Developing Skills.
14: Advanced Recalls 1.
15: Advanced Recalls 2.
16: Showing off.
17: Housework.
18: Best Behavior.
19: Doggy Dilemmas.
20: Solving Training Problems.
21: Troubleshooting.
22: Out and About.
23: Sports and Fun.
Index.
Contacts.
Acknowledgments.