By Peggy Tillman
One of our bestselling items for new dog owners, Clicking with Your Dog, is among our top recommendations. The book's clear illustrations and precise instructions from author Peggy Tillman have made this one of our most consistently beloved and highly rated publications.
What really sets this book apart is that on each two-page facing spread, you'll find first a discussion and description of the behavior paired with a full-page illustration of the behavior including step-by-step (click by click!) instructions for teaching it to your dog. There are over 100 behaviors taught in this book.
Raise a great family dog
This book is for the pet owner who wants to raise the great, lifelong, family dog. It covers what you need to know including teaching good manners (covers extended stays), training handy skills and useful tricks (like picking up items), teaching you and your dog and to be safe and polite around other people and kids, and creating the right environment. In the introductory chapters you get a solid introduction to clicker training and a fast-start approach.
There are over 100 behaviors taught in this book, including:
* Sit to greet people instead of jumping up
* Walk on a leash without pulling
* Come when called, even outdoors
* Stay home alone quietly
* Find the right place to “go”
* Play hide-and-seek and other fun games and tricks
This book is a fantastic, stand-alone guide to training your dog. We highly recommend this book if you have new dog/puppy or are preparing for one.