This 92 page book offers a marvelous insight into the minds and souls of puppies. Joel Walton’s book emphasizes puppy needs and feelings, and how to show and teach them to be good companions, using gentle, puppy-friendly methods. Written in an engaging, easy-to-read style, Positive Puppy Training Works is a sheer delight to read—written from the heart, and with the puppy’s best interests at heart. A review by Ian Dunbar, Ph.D., B.Vet.Med., M.R.C.V.S. Founder of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers and author of How to Teach A New Dog Old Tricks
The management, relationship, and education system is definitely the way to go: Managing behavior, developing a great relationship and educating your puppy. Joel makes the process all so intriguing and enjoyable with his unique easy-to-follow SOAR (Simply Observe and Reward) and STAR (Simply Teach and Reward) systems. If you are unfamiliar with these modern-day training techniques, it is unlikely your puppy will ever achieve its full potential. So, buy this book and your puppy with thank you forever and ever!
|Type||Book - soft cover|
|Publisher||David and James Publishers|
|Copyright||© 2002 Joel Walton|
|About The Presenter (BIO)||Joel Walton helped start the Association of Pet Dog Trainers in 1993. He founded and managed the Association of Pet Dog Trainers Email List for seven years. Joel earned Level 1 certification through the Certification Council for Pet Dog Trainers, the first national certification for dog trainers in history at Ellenville, NY, on September 28, 2001. Joel and his wife, Janet, live with over twenty Labrador Retrievers and have retired from breeding Labradors after twenty five years of producing beloved family pets and working dogs. Joel helps dog owners with their dogs that exhibit aggressive behavior through his business: Walton Family Dog Training LLC in Prince Frederick MD and Key West FL. Joel also trains dog trainers and is available for a limited number of seminars each year.|