January 28, 2011

Resources & Further Education

My favourite on-line resources

Dominance and “Alpha” dogs:

Dog Body Language Resources

Resources for Leash “Aggression” and Reactive Dogs

  • Dr Jen’s Blog Post “From Crazy to Calm” (illustrates a great training plan)
  • Podcast by Dr Jen “Dog Talks with Dr Jen” (Episode 8 Barking Part 2)
  • Great little website just for our special dogs with  Reactivity  issues
  • Free series on FaceBook by Shake-a-Paw (Oct 2020)
  • Podcast ” The Bitey end of the Dog” by Michael Shikashio
  • A body language primer for everyone illustrating many stress signs in dogs

Great Books about Training

Things to Read about Dogs in general:

Where to get Books and Videos: Ottawa Public Library ; order from Dogwise.com or Tawzer Videos

  • “Dogs: A New Understanding of Canine Origin, Behavior, and  Evolution” by R. & L.  Coppinger
  • “Dog Sense” by John Bradshaw
  • “Inside of a Dog” by  Alexandra Horowitz
  • American Veterinary Society of Animal Behaviour (a variety of Position Papers download in PDF)

Trainers I love …lots to read on their blogs, websites, free downloads and books! (And be sure to check out their “resources” pages too.)

Health Stuff

Money Stuff

Fun Stuff

Kids and Dogs