Author - Pamela Reid - Publisher - Dogwise
Trainers and animal behaviorists around the globe consider Pam Reids Excel-erated Learning one of the most important and influential books ever written in the field of dog behavior. Although thats a hard act to follow, Dog InSight, Pams second book, does not disappoint. In over forty fascinating essays, Pam explores a wide range of topics, including learning theory, training techniques and behavior problems.
You will learn:
Why early enrichment and socialization are crucial when raising a puppy.
Why you should take puppy temperament tests with a grain of salt.
Why dogs are incredibly adept at reading body language and solving certain kinds of complex problemsbut spectacularly dense when facing other tasks.
Why misunderstanding dominance theory often leads to failure when people try to change problem behaviors in dogs.
Pams insights are both educational and thought-provoking. Not only does she deliver scientifically sound information; she also challenges the reader to re-examine several widely heldbut not necessarily accuratebeliefs about dogs. If youre at all interested in canine behavior, you wont want to miss out on this well-presented wealth of knowledge.