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Recommended Books

Canine College Volunteer’s Recommended Books

  •  Complete Idiots Guide to Positive Dog Training by Pamela Dennison
  •  On Talking Terms with Dogs, both the DVD and book by Turid Rugaas
  • The Bite-o-Meter DVD by Sue Sternberg
  • Am I Safe and Language of Dogs DVDs by Sarah Kalnajs
  • Canine Body Language, a Photographic Guide by Brenda Aloff
  •  When Pigs Fly—Training Success with Impossible Dogs by Jane Killion
  •  Raising Puppies and Kids Together—A Guide for Parents by Pia Sylvani and LynnEckhardt
  • I’ll Be Home Soon by Patricia McConnell
  • Cautious Canine by Patricia McConnell
  • Feisty Fido by Patricia McConnell and Karen London
  •  Way to Go: How to House Train a Dog of Any Age by Karen London and PatriciaMcConnell
  • Feeling Outnumbered? By Karen London and Patricia McConnell
  • How to be the Leader of the Pack and Have Your Dog Love You for It by PatriciaMcConnell
  • Click to Calm – Emma Parsons
    Mine! A Practical Guide to Resource Guarding in Dogs – Jean Donaldson
  •  Getting Started Clicker Training – Karen Pryor
  • Control Unleashed! – Leslie McDevitt
  • Love Has No Age Limit, Welcoming an Adopted Dog into Your Home by PatriciaMcConnell and Karen London
  • Living With a Deaf Dog: A Book of Advice, Facts and Experiences about Canine Deafness

by Susan C. Becker

  •  Do Over Dogs by Patricia Miller
  • Barking, the Sound of Language by Turid Rugaas
  • How to Right a Dog Gone Wrong by Pamela Dennison
  • Successful Dog Adoption by Sue Sternberg
  • Beyond Flight or Fight by Sunny Weber
  • From Fearful to Fear Free by Marty Becker
  • A Guide to Living with and Training a Fearful Dog by Debbie Jacobs
  • Perfect Puppy in 7 Days: How to Start Your Puppy off Right by Dr. Sophia Yin
  • Social Civil and Savvy: Training and Socializing Puppies to Become the Best Possible Dogsby Laura VanArendonk Baugh and Julie Bickel
  •  No Walks? No Worries! Maintaining Wellbeing in Dogs on Restricted Exercise by SianRyan and Helen Zulch
  • Decoding Your Dog: Explaining Common Dog Behaviors and How to Prevent or Change
  • Unwanted Ones by American College of Veterinary Behaviorists