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Dog tricks, by Deb M. Eldredge, DVM, and Kate Eldredge ; photography by Beth Adams

Label
Dog tricks
Title
Dog tricks
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by Deb M. Eldredge, DVM, and Kate Eldredge ; photography by Beth Adams
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Photographer
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Language
eng
Summary
Dogs are such intelligent creatures and they love to be challenged with new things to learn, and to spend fun time with their families. People love to watch dogs doing funny, as well as useful tricks, such as playing basketball, picking up their own toys and putting down the toilet lid. Idiot's Guides: Dog Tricks shows readers more than 80 dog tricks, and how to enjoy time with dogs while teaching them these amazing skills.In this book readers will find: - Clear explanations and steps for how to get started using positive methods, including clicker training and lure-and-reward training, to teach dog tricks. - Helpful information on using rewards, cues and body language to communicate to the dog what you want him to do. - A primer on teaching basic skills that dogs need to have before they can learn tricks, which also make them easier to live with on a daily basis. - Step-by-step instructions, illustrated with colour photos, for teaching dogs more than 80 fun tricks and skills, from basic to advanced. - Easy-to-skim details on tools and equipment needed, hand signals and cues for each trick. - Tips for incorporating props into tricks and taking the show on the road
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Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
636.70887
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Idiot's guides
Target audience
adult
Dog tricks, by Deb M. Eldredge, DVM, and Kate Eldredge ; photography by Beth Adams
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Dog tricks, by Deb M. Eldredge, DVM, and Kate Eldredge ; photography by Beth Adams
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Copyright
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliography, resources (Web sites) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Includes bibliographical references (pages 240-241) and index. -Part 1: Training Basics -- Part 2: Easy Tricks -- Part 3: Intermediate Tricks -- Part 4: Advanced Tricks -- Part 5: Appendixes. -Dogs are such intelligent creatures and they love to be challenged with new things to learn, and to spend fun time with their families. People love to watch dogs doing funny, as well as useful tricks, such as playing basketball, picking up their own toys and putting down the toilet lid. Idiot's Guides: Dog Tricks shows readers more than 80 dog tricks, and how to enjoy time with dogs while teaching them these amazing skills.In this book readers will find: - Clear explanations and steps for how to get started using positive methods, including clicker training and lure-and-reward training, to teach dog tricks. - Helpful information on using rewards, cues and body language to communicate to the dog what you want him to do. - A primer on teaching basic skills that dogs need to have before they can learn tricks, which also make them easier to live with on a daily basis. - Step-by-step instructions, illustrated with colour photos, for teaching dogs more than 80 fun tricks and skills, from basic to advanced. - Easy-to-skim details on tools and equipment needed, hand signals and cues for each trick. - Tips for incorporating props into tricks and taking the show on the road. -Your dog enjoys having fun with you, and is eager to please. Make time fun and rewarding by teaching him some useful skills and tricks! From picking up toys to fetching specific items, you'll get ideas for positive methods, tips on body language and hand signals, and a look at the tools and equipment available
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24 cm.
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Extent
x, 246 pages
Isbn
9781615647675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Other physical details
colour illustrations
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  • (Sirsi) i9781615647675
  • (OCoLC)907725173

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