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Colin Tennant - Breaking Bad Habits in Dogs (2nd Hand Hardback)

£4.95
SKU B002365
Synopsis

This book has been a true best seller. It was been translated into many languages and proved incredibly popular with dog lovers across the globe who appreciate its blend of good advice, sensible attitude to solving canine problems and innovative graphic style.

Here in words and colour illustrations are clear and humane methods for breaking annoying and destructive canine habits, and teaching the family dog lessons it will always remember.

The author describes how dogs learn, then emphasizing humane treatment of animals, he explains how to control a dominant dog . . . how to make a dog respond when it is called . . . how to stop excessive barking . . . how to end destruction of furniture and garbage picking . . . how to deal with the dog who steals food . . . how to paper-train and house-train even the most difficult dog, and much more.

The book is filled with more than 350 colour, time-sequence photos that demonstrate training methods step by step. Breaking Bad Habits in Dogs is a trusted reference work that remains unrivalled for the range and effectiveness of its methods.

Details
  • Format : Larger 2nd Hand Hardback (No Dust Jacket issued)
  • Condition : Very Good
  • Category : Non-Fiction - Animals, Wildlife & Nature
  • Published : 2002 (Interpet Publishing - 1st Edition)
  • ISBN : 9781903098417
  • SKU : B002365
  • PPC : SP800gm
  • RRP : £20
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.
External Reviews

"Really good book. Very pleased with it. solutions broken down in short easy sections. Not like other books where you have to read 20 pages to find the solution. Everyone should be able to solve their doggy problems with this book." - Amazon Review.

"This is a no-nonsense book about how to re-assert your leader status in the hierarchy of your pack. No punishment is used, rather a system of taking away the privileges that give your dog alpha status in the family and rewarding only appropriate behaviour."

"Like people, dogs can develop bad and/or annoying habits. The author looks at some of the most common behavioural faults and offers training solutions to resolve the problem. The work is well illustrated and easy to read. It is a good reference for anyone with a dog as a companion and/or working partner." - Goodreads Reviews.

The Author

Colin Tennant, is the Principal of the Cambridge Institute of Dog Behaviour & Training.