Tuesday, March 27, 2012

If You Liked Fetch….

Are you inspired to learn more about dog training (to use on dogs or human beings of your choice)? Check out these great books:

The Modern Dog: A Joyful Exploration of How We Live with Dogs Today by Stanley Coren

The Original Dogs for Kids!: Everything You Need To Know about Dogs by Kristin Mehus-Roe

4-H Guide to Dog Training and Dog Tricks by Tammie Rogers

Dog-friendly Dog Training by Andrea Arden, illustrations by Tracy Dockray

Dog Training in 10 Minutes written and illustrated by Carol Lea Benjamin, with photographs by Stephen J. Lennard and the author.

Cesar's Rule : Your Way To Train a Well-Behaved Dog by Cesar Millan with Melissa Jo Peltier.

Or you could try a more traditional approach to problem-solving:

Uncool: A Girl's Guide To Misfitting In by Erin Elisabeth Conley.

Yikes!: A Smart Girl's Guide To Surviving Tricky, Sticky, Icky Situations from the editors of American girl, illustrated by Bonnie Timmons

Stand Up for Yourself & Your Friends: Dealing with Bullies and Bossiness, and Finding a Better Way by Patti Kelley Criswell, illustrated by Angela Martini.

Odd Girl Speaks Out: Girls Write about Bullies, Cliques, Popularity, and Jealousy, Rachel Simmons, editor

Here’s another book about dogs and bullying


Dog sense : a novel

by Sneed B. Collard III