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Pet Behavior and Training Information

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  • American Dog Trainers' Network
    Includes tips for dog owners, articles, and training advice.
  • American Institute for Animal Science
  • The Animal Behavior Center of New York
  • Association of Companion Animal Behavior Counselors
  • Association of Pet Dog Trainers
  • Pet Behavior Resources
    Includes sections on how dogs think, a Guide to Selecting a Behavior Consultant, a Monthly Behavior Quiz, and The BehavioRx Series of canine and feline behavior problem-solving booklets. Edited by Bill Campbell, author of "Behavior Problems in Dogs, 3rd ed." 1999 and the new "Better Behavior in Dogs," 1999.
  • Clicker Training
    "This non-coercive training, based on operant conditioning, was first widely developed with dolphins. Clicker training is easy to learn and fun to do. It's sweeping the dog world and the horse world, and transforming animal care in zoos. "
  • David the Dog Man
    "David is a 'People - Canine Educator' who works and lives in Marbella, Spain. He has his own radio and TV shows, and writes for many newspapers and magazines. David has been working with dogs for many years and started his career in Israel, working in the Border Police K9 Section. He has been involved in all forms of dog training, including sea air rescue, air scent work, and drug and explosives detection."
  • Lasar Dogs Homepage
    Jean Donaldson is a dog trainer who resides in Montreal Canada. Her book "the Culture Clash" is an excellent resource for living with with dogs. Along with Karen Pryer, Shelby Marlo and Dr. Ian Dunbar, Jean is one of the grandparents of contemporary, humane dog training.
  • Flying Dog Press
    "For dog trainers & dog lovers, Flying Dog Press offers unique books, videos & more from holistic trainer Suzanne Clothier & others. You'll find information on dog training, behavior, the canine athlete, jumping, tracking, aggression, puppy testing, agility, dog/human relationships, self-hypnosis, magnetic products for yourself & your pets, and lots of free articles by Suzanne Clothier on dog behavior & training."
  • Dog Information from
    Information from (Drs Foster & Smith's source for expert pet information) on the following topics: Behavior & training, Diseases & Organ Systems, Emergencies & First Aid, Nutrition & Feeding, Parasites, Responsible Dog Ownership and Care.
  • Behavior and training resources for cats and dogs from



How to Housebreak Your Dog in 7 Days by Shirlee Kalstone

A Dog Is Listening : The Way Some of Our Closest Friends View Us by Roger A. Caras

How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend : A Training Manual for Dog Owners by New Skete Monks

The Art of Raising a Puppy by New Skete Monks


Two Puppies by Jane Stern, Michael Stern, Roger A. Caras


Mother Knows Best : The Natural Way to Train Your Dog by Carol Lea Benjamin


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