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Take Control, But Don't Lose Control: Help for People With Dogs That Are Excellent Human Trainers By Michele Godlevski
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This book is for the person who feels that perhaps their dog has trained the family, rather than the family training the dog. Common behavior problems, like stealing, mouthing, and other... More > attention-seeking behaviors are covered. Positive reinforcement-based methodology. Author is a Certified Canine Behavior Consultant with over 20 years of experience as a professional dog trainer.< Less
The Sentry Dog By Michele Godlevski
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Sentry Behavior, or territorial aggression, is a common dog behavior problem. Dogs that bark at people or other dogs through windows, doors, and beyond fences often progress to showing aggressive... More > behavior toward strangers. This book describes the root causes of Sentry Behavior and a rehabilitation program.< Less
American Working Terriers By Patrick Burns
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Practical, common sense, terrier work for the beginner, laid out in a clear no-nonsense style with chapters on the history of working terriers in Europe and America, along with sections on... More > introducing young dogs to work, tools, technique, American terrier quarry, hazards, and veterinary care for working dogs. The sections on veterinary care and tools alone will save most people more money than the cost of this book, while the tips on digging, locator collars, skunk toxic shock, and handling quarry at the end of a dig, may save you more than money. This book is about working terriers, but if you show, breed or judge any type of terrier, you will find this book an eye-opener. Chapter One, for example, explains why (and how) the development of dog shows resulted in the elevation of linked structural characteristics that have resulted in breed after breed disappearing from the working field, while Chapter Four explains what is really required in a working terrier. 275+ pages, with 80 photos and illustrations.< Less
The Small Munsterlander -- A Breed Apart By Paul Jensen, Don Knaus
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This is the first book in the English language about this age-old breed. The book covers the origin of the breed, the development in Germany and is immigration to North America. It describes the club... More > that protects the breed on this continent and explains the breeding requirements as well as suggest numerous questions potential buyers should ask before purchasing a pup. Daily maintenance, health and proper feeding are described and since the breed is a bird dog of the finest quality its training in the field and water is explained. The book includes more than 90 photos (most in color) that shows the dogs and their activities. The book concludes with three hunting trip stories with several Small Munsterlanders as well as answers to the frequently asked questions (FAQ).< Less
Elsie, the Wonder Dog By Jan Titsworth
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The story of Elsie, an abandoned dog who had to have a leg amputated, and who became the star of Gretna's PAWDI Gras parade.
Controlled Aggression By Girard Bradshaw
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K9 Training manual for professional police and protection trainers. This book covers K9 selection, drive development, human focused aggression, out on command redirects and call offs. Appendicies... More > cover European dog sports, using the electronic collar, and attentive heeling for police K9 and sport competition.< Less
Scream Like Banshee: 29 Days of Tips and Tales to Keep Your Sanity as a Doggie Foster Parent By Tamira Ci Thayne
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"A really insightful book and a no-BS diary. A lot of diaries sugar coat everything and you put yourself out there for scrutiny in a very candid way. It lets any foster parent know that it is... More > okay to not be perfect and that it is okay to have limits," and "the most honest account of the perils and pitfalls as well as the joy and fulfillment that rescue volunteers face daily." Scream Like Banshee is for animal advocates embroiled in the daily adventures of fostering and rehoming America’s homeless dogs. Thayne mixes tips for those who need to step up to foster with tips for those who foster too much, adding a dash of laughter, a pinch of sadness, and a wallop of honesty, for a quick read you might not want to put down! Tamira Ci Thayne is founder and CEO of Dogs Deserve Better, an award-winning national nonprofit working on behalf of America’s chained and penned dogs. Dogs Deserve Better will receive $2 from every book sale on lulu.com. To read more, visit ScreamLikeBanshee.com.< Less
The Hollingsworth Dogs (BW) By California Jack
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A pictorial narrative of one of the gamest strains ever bred in APBT history.
Raising Cats Naturally: How to care for your cat the way nature intended By Michelle T. Bernard
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Michelle Bernard has a rare gift for putting in plain words extraordinarily effective and levelheaded ways to properly care for cats. Steering clear of faddish, dangerous trends and dissecting the... More > oodles of misinformation that has regrettably become the norm in mainstream advice on animal nutrition, she shines most conspicuously on the issue of a proper feline diet. By giving the reader a common-sense, straightforward strategy for preparing a diet that is based solely on the nutritional requirements of true carnivores, her book is a must-have for anyone committed to building and maintaining glowing good health for cats.< Less
Winning the Ultimate Game, Naturally By Janet Johns
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Life is a journey full of mysterious detours and partnerships that I could never have imagined even in my wildest dreams. This book is the true story of a natural horsemanship journey and the horse... More > – human partnership resulting from one of those unplanned detours. Rocky was a very angry horse when we bought him in 2003. I didn’t understand what Rocky was trying to tell me with his expressions; but, I did understand that he could be very aggressive toward humans when he was angry. Rocky was screaming for help and no one was listening. This book is a training manual documenting the natural horsemanship methods that I used to understand Rocky and his innate left brained introverted personality so that we could bond with a powerful horse – human partnership. This book is dedicated to the natural partnership between animals and humans. Understanding the reality of developing a partnership with a difficult horse is essential to providing forever homes for horses that deserve another chance.< Less
Positive Police Dogs: Patrol Dog By Guy Williams
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Positive Police dogs is a series of books aimed at the training of dogs for law enforcement but is equally as relevant for military, security, working, sport or even pet dogs. As the name suggests,... More > the emphasis is on the use of positive reinforcement training in order to produce well controlled, confident dogs.< Less
Confident Rider Confident Horse By Anne Gage
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Regardless of the type of riding you do (or even if you don't ride), the principles taught in 'Confident Rider Confident Horse' will help you to improve your confidence, understand and communicate... More > better with your horse, and develop a trusting and respectful partnership. Anne Gage, a respected clinician, horse trainer and riding coach, shares techniques she has learned through her own personal journey of losing and regaining her confidence. The book not only provides insight into what causes your fear (you may call it anxiety, tension or lack of confidence) and how to manage it, but also helps you understand your horse - why he behaves the way he does and how your behaviour affects him. You will learn practical exercises that will keep you and your horse safe, calm and confident whether you are on the ground or in the saddle.< Less
Training Your Own Psychiatric Service Dog By Katie Gonzalez, CDT
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This book covers everything you will need to know from selecting a dog for the type of assistance you need, to training advanced obedience for public access, and life-changing assistance tasks to... More > help you with day-to-day life. Service Dog training varies greatly from pet dog training with differences in potty training, controlled loading and unloading out of vehicles and public transportation, training to stay under restaurant tables and under chairs to stay out of aisle ways in public, and how to behave around people and other dogs while working as a service dog in the public setting. Specialized tasks include teaching your dog public access skills, assistance with crowd control, deep pressure therapy, medical alert for panick/anxiety attacks or flashbacks, searching for lost items, going around corners in advance of you, bracing, checking your house for intruders, as well as advanced service dog obedience. Service dog etiquette, management, and laws are discussed.< Less
The Pit Bull Bible - Master Collection By John A. Koerner II
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The biggest, most comprehensive manual on raising pit bulls--and learning every aspect about this breed--ever written. Coffee table-sized. Hardcover. Nearly 400 pages, photos, diagrams, money-saving... More > tips, the best keep ever written, how to raise, evaluate, and establish a bloodline, everything you could want to know about the breed.< Less
A Guide to Training Your Own Seizure Assistance and Alert Dog By Katie Gonzalez, CDT
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The Director of Little Angels Service Dogs covers everything you will need to know from selecting a dog for the type of assistance you need, to training advanced obedience for public access, and... More > life-changing assistance tasks to help you with day-to-day life. Service Dog training varies greatly from pet dog training with differences in potty training, controlled loading and unloading from vehicles and public transportation, training to stay under restaurant tables and under chairs to stay out of aisle ways in public, and how to behave around people and other dogs while working as a service dog in the public setting. Specialized tasks include teaching your dog public access skills, alerting to and recognizing seizures, training to go get help, bring the phone, or dial a service dog telephone, bracing for balance, and deep pressure therapy for assistance during and after a seizure. Service dog etiquette, management, and laws are discussed.< Less
Mostly Maggie at Doggy Day Camp By Barb Norris
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Never boring. Usually rambunctious. Rarely quiet. Occasionally stubborn. Sometimes silly. Often noisy. Always unpredictable. Always lovable. Always fun. Meet the dogs of Doggy Day Camp.
Soft Cover Simlah Translated By Chaim Loike
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The laws of shechitah according to Simlah Chadashah. Translated.
Koi Health & Disease: Everything You Need To Know 2nd Edition By Dr. Erik Johnson
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Regarded as the first and last word on fish health for the pond fish hobbyist, in this second edition, every page has been updated and improved. After losing more than 70 pages of older information,... More > the book still expanded from the first editions' 160 pages to over 200 pages. This book is written in a conversational tone and meant to be understood and applicable to the beginner and advanced hobbyist alike. Well-reviewed by consumers and peers, this book is written authoritatively by a veterinary practitioner with 20+ years treating fish.< Less
Sasson HaTzipor-Color By Chaim Loike
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The mesorah by which it is determined which birds are kosher.
The Veterinarian’s Guide to Healthy Pet Plans: How to Design, Implement and Measure Your Way to Preventive Care Plan Success By Debbie Boone, BS, CCS, CVPM, Wendy Hauser, DVM
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The comprehensive guide for veterinary preventive care plans. Written by two industry experts with personal experience implementing veterinary wellness care, this user-friendly workbook will take the... More > veterinary team step by step though the process of developing Healthy Pet Plans for veterinary practices. Included in the book is an invaluable appendix teeming with training guides, contract examples and marketing resources designed to enhance practice productivity. Increase compliance while helping make top quality preventive care affordable for all pet owners. Build client loyalty and bring patients back to your hospital where they belong.< Less
Nonie's 1st Cat Anthology: Kitty-Cat Tales & Kitty-Cat Kisses from Rio Linda By Norma Jean Thornton
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A collection of true stories, rhymes and other kitty-cat nonsense from Granny GumGum, plus an award winning rocky-road candy recipe (2014 California State Fair & 2014 Sacramento County Fairs),... More > and 13 noniedoodles; 4 doodles, as a group, took 3rd place at the 2014 Sacramento County Fair.< Less
Controlled Aggression By Girard Bradshaw
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K9 Training manual for professional police and protection trainers. This book covers K9 selection, drive development, human focused aggression, out on command redirects and call offs. Appendicies... More > cover European dog sports, using the electronic collar, and attentive heeling for police K9 and sport competition.< Less
Venomous Snakes in Captivity: Safety and Husbandry By B. W. Smith
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(c 2005) Regarded by many as the "bible" of keeping venomous snakes. This Book Includes: Proper Housing, Responsible Husbandry, The Tools and Equipment, Safe Handling Practices, Mistakes... More > to be Avoided, Tips for Safety and Effeciency, Federal and State Regulatory Agencies, Emergency Contacts and 76 FULL COLOR Illustrations. Endorsed by the Miami Dade Antivenom Unit.< Less
Leonberger Owner's Guide - complete download By Leonberger University
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A downloadable pdf version of the complete Leonberger Owner's Guide for anyone interested in the Leonberger.
The Veterinarian’s Guide to Healthy Pet Plans: How to Design, Implement and Measure Your Way to Preventive Care Plan Success By Debbie Boone, BS, CCS, CVPM, Wendy Hauser, DVM
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The comprehensive guide for veterinary preventive care plans. Written by two industry experts with personal experience implementing veterinary wellness care, this user-friendly workbook will take the... More > veterinary team step by step though the process of developing Healthy Pet Plans for veterinary practices. Included in the book is an invaluable appendix teeming with training guides, contract examples and marketing resources designed to enhance practice productivity. Increase compliance while helping make top quality preventive care affordable for all pet owners. Build client loyalty and bring patients back to your hospital where they belong.< Less