Posts tagged "dog training"

Noodles in Good Morning America Competition

Noodles in Good Morning America Competition
  Noodles the Wonder Dog, a mixed-breed dog, adopted from the Anti Cruelty Society, is in the Good Morning America “Dog vs. Dog” competition. Instead of chasing postal workers, Noodles can get the mail himself by hopping on a mailbox. He can jump through hoops, play the piano, and sometimes performs on stage. Details on... Read more »

Veterinary Behaviorist Dr. Haug Decodes Dogs

Veterinary Behaviorist Dr. Haug Decodes Dogs
These reader questions regarding challenging canine behavior were answered by veterinary behaviorist Dr. Lore Haug, of Sugar Land, TX. Lore is one of 20 contributing authors of “Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones” (Houghton Mifflin, New York, NY, 2014; $27). I’m one... Read more »

How Dogs Learn

How Dogs Learn
Respected veterinary behaviorist Dr. Katherine Houpt has contributed to many books throughout her distinguished career, and now Decoding Your Dog, authored by members of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists. She comments on ‘So how do our pets learn?’ on my nationally syndicated Steve Dale’s Pet World show. Click HERE to listen. She talks about... Read more »
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Best Dog Tricks on the Planet, Babette Haggerty

Best Dog Tricks on the Planet, Babette Haggerty
Babette Haggerty can jump through hoops, and teach your dog to do it too! On Steve Dale’s Pet World, listen HERE as we talk about her most recent book, “The Best Dog Tricks on the Planet: 106 Amazing Things Your dog Can Do on Command.”   Babette agrees that most dogs never do reach their... Read more »

Walking the Dog Made Easier, Reader Question Answered

Walking the Dog Made Easier, Reader Question Answered
Q: My 30-pound dog pulls so hard on the leash that my arm is coming out of its socket. Aside from seeing a doctor about my arm, what can I do? — T.L., Las Vegas, NV A: “Equipment and training can help you to manage the situation,” says Karen-Pryor-certified dog trainer Marius Geykman, of Highland... Read more »

Paul Lisnek Knows About Decoding Your Dog, Anti Cruelty's 115th

Paul Lisnek Knows About Decoding Your Dog, Anti Cruelty's 115th
Paul Lisnek interviews Nadine Wamsley about the Anti Cruelty Society of Chicago on CLTV at around Christmas, celebrating what Chicago’s oldest shelter does moving into their 115th year. Also mentioned, the book signing for Decoding Your Dog, authored by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists. I am an editor and so is Chicago area-based veterinary... Read more »
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Dog Behavior Questions Answered, Decoding Your Dog

Dog Behavior Questions Answered, Decoding Your Dog
These reader questions about dog behavior were answered by veterinary behaviorist Dr. Debra Horwitz in St. Louis, MO, an editor (with Dr. John Ciribassi and myself) of “Decoding Your Dog,” authored by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists. In the book, common behavior problems are explained with techniques to avoid  problems, and also there’s advice... Read more »

Dog Behavior Book, American College of Veterinary Behaviorists

Dog Behavior Book, American College of Veterinary Behaviorists
To this day, Google “dog screamer” in the number one position, up pops a story I wrote for this national newspaper column, called “He Ought To Call Himself the Dog Screamer.” That column, written back in 2006, went crazy viral. I received hundreds of pieces of hate email because I dared express concerns about dog... Read more »

Decoding Your Dog: Dog Behavior Event Anti Cruelty Society

Decoding Your Dog: Dog Behavior Event Anti Cruelty Society
Dog behavior is so often misunderstood, and that is one reason by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists authored their first ever book for the general public, called “Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones.”  The first book signing for “Decoding Your Dog”... Read more »
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Decoding Your Dog: Ultimate Guide to Explain Common Dog Behaviors

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“Decoding Your Dog,” written by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists and edited by Dr. John Ciribassi and Dr. Debra Horwitz, with myself. Here I speak with Dr. Horwitz about why the book was written in the first place….Most importantly how this book – different than any other published – can prevent dog behavior problems,... Read more »
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