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  1. Best All around Dog Books about training

    General Dog Forum
    Hi I'm looking for the best dog training books to learn about every aspect of training
  2. Book Recomendation

    General Dog Forum
    I'm ordering a textbook from Amazon, so I want to take advantage of the free shipping and get a dog-book, but I can only justify one and can't decide which one to get: The Other End of the Leash - Patricia McConnel Reaching the Animal Mind - Karen Pryor Don't Shoot the Dog - Karen Pryor My...
  3. Favorite Quotes, Why?

    Off Topic
    So, this thread is inspired by this one started by spoiler. I just like quotes too, always on the look out for new ones :) Just curious as to what others on the board like, as I think it reflects a little bit on their person (well, then again, what action/belief doesn't?) and why, if there is...
  4. Does Operant Conditioning for Dummies Exist?

    Dog Training Forum
    I must be on my 10th book on dog training that dives off the deep end into the details of operant conditioning. I guess I need to figure this out, and I seem to be having trouble especially with the 4 types and how they are different. I guess I must be a little slow on the uptake, as I still...
  5. Your Favorite Dog Resources

    General Dog Forum
    I'm a reader. I love books and am always looking for my next fix. What are your favorite dog resources? Are there any that you will keep in your collection forever? It might be nice to start a list so that other members and especially new members get a sense of what is out there. (I know...
  6. any good grooming books?

    Dog Grooming Forum
    I recently got a job at a dog grooming salon. As of right now, I'm working as a bather but eventually, I would very much like to go further and learn to how to actually groom the dogs. Anyway, I was talking to my boss & she suggested that I should look into checking out some books about grooming...
  7. Hello from Chicago

    Attention All New Members
    Hi. I've been a lurker for a while and I finally decided to join. I co-own an independent bookstore in Chicago and my sheltie Shakespeare usually roams the shelves with me. A lot of bookstores have a "store cat" -- well, we go one better! Shakespeare is also a big White Sox fan. When I clap...