Following up on last week's newsletter about the New York Times article recently posted Pandemic Pups Swamp Trainers, we decided to focus on helpful pamphlets and handouts for new puppy owners on socialization, separation anxiety and house training.
Lynda uses her extensive experience to give guidance to both owners of fearful dogs, and behaviourists who are working with clients. Beginning with the purpose and causes of fear in dogs, and its physiological basis, she then switches focus to the human side of the equation, and examines what part we play in either improving the situation or making it worse.
Top international canine freestyle handler, Richard Curtis, has devised a series of tricks especially for competition dogs, which are designed to fine-tune both mental and motor skills. His step-by-step advice is backed by a wealth of illustrations to show you exactly what to do.