Don't Shoot the Dog: The New Art of Teaching and Training (Paperback)
The New Art of Teaching and Training
Bantam Books, 9780553380392, 224pp.
Publication Date: August 3, 1999
-8 methods of ending undesirable habits--from furniture-clawing cats to sloppy roommates
-The 10 laws of "shaping" behavior-for results without strain or pain through "affection training"
-Tips for house-training the dog, improving your tennis game, or dealing with an impossible teen
-Explorations of exciting new uses for reinforcement training Learn why pet owners rave, "This book changed our lives " and how these pioneering techniques can work for you too.
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Praise For Don't Shoot the Dog: The New Art of Teaching and Training…
"This delightful, clear, and utterly helpful book is for anyone who wants to understand or change the behavior of an animal—whether the animal in question is a barking dog, a nosy neighbor, a hostile cat, or you and your own bad habits."—Carol Tavris, Ph.D., author of Anger