Selling Used Dogs was written by Robert Cabral and is a hands-on tool to help shelter workers, volunteers and rescue organizations.
Each chapter explains creative concepts that help in getting... More > animals adopted. Sample chapters include:
• Rescues that Work with Shelters.
• A Picture is Worth…
• If It’s Good Enough for Hollywood.
• What’s in a Name?
• Shelter Angel Videos.
• Social Networking.
and many more.
Selling Used Dogs also includes Robert Cabral’s complete B.A.R.C. - Behavioral Assessment & Reactivity Checklist. With complete step-by-step instructions for fair behavioral assessments of shelter dogs, this guide gives dogs a fair chance at structured behavioral evaluations and gives shelters a broad glimpse into the proper placement of a dog into a home.< Less
Desperate Dogs is a unique book that tackles the most important issue facing our nations shelters: How can we fairly deal with the complex behaviors of dogs at the greatest risk and save more lives? ... More >
Putting aside the issue of what’s right and wrong in human terms and focusing instead on what dogs need to succeed to return into loving homes, the examples, advice and training in this book is written with municipal shelters in mind. Most every shelter behavior with detailed explanations is included along with fair behavior assessment tools.
Desperate Dogs helps to understand dogs with behavioral problems including fear, aggression and dominance and offers effective, proven solutions, training methods, and advice; these issues, often misunderstood, cost dogs their lives. The hands-on lessons in this book delve into the often misunderstood process of evaluating and isolating a dog’s key issues and offers solutions, training advice and exercises that can be applied effectively in a shelter environment.< Less