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Puppy School By Gwen Bailey

Puppy School
by Gwen Bailey

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Would you love to have a puppy in your home, but dread the thought of chewed slippers and ripped furniture? In just seven simple steps, it has never been easier to have a happy, trained and well-behaved pet.; Clear step-by-step photography, easy-to-follow instructions and problem solvers make training your puppy simple, fun and effective.
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Puppy School: 7 Steps to the Perfect Puppy by Gwen Bailey

Would you love to have a puppy in your home, but dread the thought of chewed slippers and ripped furniture? In just seven simple steps, it has never been easier to have a happy, trained and well-behaved pet.; Includes everything from obeying hand signals to socializing. The UK's leading dog behaviourist shows you how to use positive reward-based training to achieve fast results.; Clear step-by-step photography, easy-to-follow instructions and problem solvers make training your puppy simple, fun and effective. Perfect Puppy by Gwen Bailey sold 140,000 copies.

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About Gwen Bailey


Gwen Bailey is the founder and MD of the Puppy School - the UK's biggest network of training classes. She is author of nine animal behaviour books including the best-selling Perfect Puppy and is the former head of Animal Behaviour for the Blue Cross Animal Welfare Society.

Table of Contents


Introduction 8 Step 1: About the house 10 Helping your puppy adapt to his new environment; House training; Good behaviour in every room; Learning to chew the right things; Staying off the furniture; Getting a good relationship; Problem solver; Are you ready for the next step? Step 2: His first lessons outside 26 Digging up the garden; His first walk; Chasing other dogs and animals; Crossing the road safely; Are you ready for the next step? Step 3: Learning with rewards 40 Introducing reward-based learning; Getting his attention; Coming back when called; Getting your puppy used to being handled; Behaviour in the car; Socialization with adults, children and other pets; Stopping puppy from rushing outside; Problem solver; Are you ready for the next step? Step 4: Good practices 58 Sit, stand, down 1 - training with treats; Off the lead; Come back when called out on a walk; Greeting people without jumping up; Staying in a vehicle when the doors open; Walking on a loose lead; Walking to heel; Getting him used to being handled by vets, groomers and strangers; Food, chew and bone manners; Are you ready for the next step? Step 5: Hand signals and next steps 76 Sit, stand, down 2 - with hand signals; Learning to settle down in the house when asked; What to do if the lead goes tight; Coming back when called; Problem solver; Are you ready for the next step? Step 6: Gambles and people 92 Recalling with limited reward; Dealing with distractions; Wait and stay; Problem solver; Are you ready for the next step? Step 7: Advanced training 108 Sit, stand, down 3 - voice only; Waiting - while you move away; Tricks - simple tricks to teach; Problem solver Index 126

Additional information

GOR001165340
Puppy School: 7 Steps to the Perfect Puppy by Gwen Bailey
Gwen Bailey
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Octopus Publishing Group
2005-04-15
128
0600610810
9780600610816
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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