resources

THE BASICS of Dog Training

books

Don’t Shoot The Dog by Karen Pryor

The Other End of the Leash by Patricia McConnell

Inside of a Dog by Alexandra Horowitz

articles/position statements

Dominance Position Statement by American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior

Punishment Position Statement by American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior

How to Choose A Trainer by American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior

Puppies!

Books

Before and After Getting Your Puppy by Dr. Ian Dunbar

Articles/position statements

Puppy Socialization Position Statement by American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior

Puppy Vaccination and Early Socialization Should Go Together by Dr. R.K. Anderson

Behavior specific

Books

Fight by Jean Donnelson 

Mine by Jean Donnelson

I'll Be Home Soon by Patricia McConnell 

Feisty Fido by Patricia McConnell  

The Cautious Canine by Patricia McConnell

Treating Separation Anxiety in Dogs by Malena Demartini-Price


Grief - The Loss Of A Pet

Articles

First Case Study - A Grieving Dog by Patricia McConnell, PhD, CAAB

Helping A Dog Through A Loss by Patricia McConnell, PhD, CAAB

Love, Guilt & Putting Dogs Down by Patricia McConnell, PhD, CAAB

 

Dogs, Babies & Children

Websites

Family Paws

Therapy, Emotional Support and Service Dogs

articles

The Differences Between Service Dogs, Therapy Dogs and Emotional Support Animals by PleaseDontPetMe.com 

The Problems with Service Dogs, The ADA and PTSD by VeryWell.com