By Linda Case

The technological know-how puppy (aka Linda Case) takes a skeptic's examine many typically held ideals approximately puppy habit and coaching. all the book's 32 essays explores a query posed by way of major researchers and offers particular and thought-provoking research in their findings. find out how canine react to various education equipment, become aware of the pitfalls linked to using extinction, and skim approximately new experiences that evaluation courses that groups use to maintain young children secure from puppy bites. different essays discover vendors' skill to appreciate their dog's feelings, how humans understand and teach small canine, and if commonplace habit checks utilized by animal shelters to evaluate canine' adoptability delay lower than scrutiny. no matter if you're a specialist coach, paintings with canines in shelters or rescue teams, personal a dog-related company or teach your puppy for enjoyable, the knowledge supplied in “Beware the Straw guy” can be of curiosity and of worth to you. Be forewarned notwithstanding; this e-book doesn't give you the reader with pat solutions. particularly it provides the present country of the technology of puppy education and encourages you decide for your self how you can proceed.

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