|Publisher:||Turner Publishing Company|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Susan Boyce is the award-winning narrator of over 140 audiobooks. A veteran variety theater performer, she is also one half of the song-and-dance team of Jones & Boyce. Susan can be heard in phone trees, in computer games, and as the voice of the pink "Care Bear." She lives in St. Augustine, Florida.
Table of Contents
Pat's Positive Training Principles.
PART I: Partners in Training: Laying the Relationship Foundation.
Chapter 1: Dogs Just Want to Have Fun.
Chapter 2: Train With Your Brain, Not Pain.
Chapter 3: How Can I Answer if I Don't Understand the Question.
Chapter 4: A New Leash on Life.
Chapter 5: The Shape of Things to Come.
Chapter 6: Should You Ever Punish?
PART II: The Trick Is in the Training: Basic Exercises.
Chapter 7: It's All Tricks.
Chapter 8: The First WeekSit Happens.
Chapter 9: The Second WeekOn Target.
Chapter 10: The Third WeekTake It to the Limit.
Chapter 11: The Fourth WeekEveryone Needs His Own Spot.
Chapter 12: The Fifth WeekUp and Over!
Chapter 13: The Sixth WeekWell, Excuse Me!
Chapter 14: Click! and Jackpot!
PART III: Ain't Misbehavin': Addressing Behavior Challenges.
Chapter 15: Pees on Earth: Happy Housetraining!
Chapter 16: Canine Social Misfits.
Chapter 17: Don't Worry, Be Happy.
Chapter 18: One Is the Loneliest Number.
Chapter 19: A Biting Commentary.
Chapter 20: The Green-Eyed Monster.
Chapter 21: And Baby Makes Three.
Epilogue: Choosing Your Animal-Care Professionals.
Appendix I - Doggie Day-Planners.
Appendix II - Delicious Treats and Delightful Rewards.
Appendix III - Canine Activity Contact Information.
Appendix IV - Resources.
Appendix V - Glossary of Training Cues and Terms.