"I'm a dog fanatic, read everything I can find on dog behavior, and this book is terrific . . . the methods are clearly spelled out—how to do them, why they work, how they make the doggie-human bond a more loving one."
—Amy Tan author of The Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God's Wife, and Saving Fish from Drowning
"... [Arden's] approach is humane, user-friendly, dog-friendly, and guaranteed to produce the desired results. A must-read for owners."
—Dr. Nicholas Dodman author of The Dog Who Loved Too Much and Dogs Behaving Badly
The classic dog training guide, now updated and revised
This update of the perennially popular guide provides everything you need to know to develop a healthy relationship with a well-behaved dog. With easy-to-understand instructions and helpful illustrations, Dog-Friendly Dog Training, 2nd Edition begins with the necessary tools for teaching your dog, and then covers housetraining, socialization, basic manners, and problem solving, all using proven, positive methods. Key updates include information about:
Training a dog who is safe to handle
Teaching the Roll Over exercise safely and humanely
I have always loved this book! It goes home with every new puppy owner, too!Published 6 months ago by Alex Whitesell
very informative book especially for us, 1st time pet owners. this book was very helpful, clear, & and easy to understandPublished 14 months ago by mrskim
What a great method of training! I now have a polite, sweet and very well socialized pup thanks to this book. I recommend it to ANY one with a dog!!Published 19 months ago by Amazon Customer
Great book, easy to read and understand. Also, east to follow with my dog. Fun exercise for dog and owner.Published on July 20, 2013 by Arlene
This book as helpful hints for people who have never owned or trained a dog. It didn't help me at all. Read morePublished on June 15, 2013 by Susan Tibbetts
Very well written. Very easy and fun to read. There are lots of good tricks to raise a dog in loving inviromentPublished on November 9, 2012 by Olga Stewart
I absolutely loved this book! It was very helpful to our family and the dog!!!! It's a true dog-training book.Published on October 18, 2012 by Alexander