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Greenwald, Tom

Summary: Bored by the lack of crime in Quietville lately, Jimmy's vampire dog, Abby, has chewed up his mother's entire shoe collection, and so his parents have insisted in enrolling Abby in obedience training, and the longer it goes on the more "normal" (and boring) she becomes--but when mysterious things start happening to Jimmy's lacrosse team, he and his friends (the Crimebiters) realize they need to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GRE

Meister, Cari.

Summary: Tiny the dog returns to obedience school and teaches the other dogs how to receive treats.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) 2014

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE MEI

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE MEI

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE MEI

Snider, Kellie

Summary: Learn how to harness the power of reward-based reinforcement to build safe, friendly behavior in your aggressive dog. The Constructional Aggression Treatment (CAT) technique, as described in Turning Fierce Dogs Friendly, has proven successful for pet owners and trainers around the world, offering a humane alternative to harsh training methods and giving hope to owners of aggressive and reactive...

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Publisher / Publication Date: CompanionHouse Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 SNI

Summary: "From a theoretical point of view, this DVD set gives you a thorough understanding of the philosophy behind Don's training System. On the practical side, the DVDs cover everything from basic and advanced commands, dealing with a variety of problem behaviors, creating boundary line safety, to even teaching your dog how to swim! With logical, easy to apply, step-by-step instruction, this DVD set...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Thane International 2008

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Benjamin, Carol Lea.

Summary: Describes the care, training, and rehabilitation of previously owned or formerly homeless dogs, focusing on their special problems and needs.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Howell Book House 1988

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 Benjamin 1988

Anderson, Teoti.

Summary: Dogs inherit a set of species-specific behaviors that oftentimes clash with how we want them to behave in our houses and in our lives. Training your dog means you give him the tools to understand what behaviors are acceptable. Anderson shows you easy and reliable ways to train a well-mannered dog.

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Publisher / Publication Date: I-5 Press 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 AND

Naito, Kate

Summary: "Nearly every client who contacts professional Brooklyn dog trainer Kate Naito (CPDT-KA) is desperately looking to stop his or her dog's undesirable behavior. In response, Kate developed BKLN Manners? as an empowering four-week group class for busy owners who want the fastest path to a polite dog. Now available in book format, this comprehensive system utilizes clever management techniques and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: CompanionHouse Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 NAI

Wolters, Richard A.

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Publisher / Publication Date: E.P. Dutton 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 WOL

London, Jonathan

Summary: Froggy and his little sister Polly want a dog of their own, but Doggy proves harder to train than Froggy anticipated.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E LON

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction London 2014

Knapp, Caroline

Summary: Examines the rich and complicated terrain of human-animal relationships.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1999

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Schachner, Judith Byron.

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Summary: Skippyjon Jones, a Siamese cat who'd rather be his Chihuahua alter ego, is determined to attend dog obedience school.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Sch

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SCH

Summary: "Dogs on the Inside follows the relationships between abused stray dogs and prison inmates working towards a second chance at a better life. In an attempt to re-build their confidence and prepare for a new life outside, these prisoners must first learn to handle and care for a group of neglected strays. This heart-warming story reconfirms the timeless connection between man and dog, showing the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DOG

Spector, Morgan.

Summary: Shaping top performance positively! In this breakthrough book Morgan Spector shows you: how and why to use clicker training, the technology of operant conditioning and positive reinforcement used to train your dog. Whether you are starting off with a new puppy or headed for the Obedience ring, these step-by-step instructions will work for you. Morgan answers all the familiar questions about...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sunshine Books 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 SPE

Millan, Cesar

Summary: Looks at the positive effects that having and training dogs has on their owners, and shares personal stories of how the dogs in his life have given him important lessons in respect, confidence, resilience, and authenticity.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 MIL

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Summary: Meet Patriot, Potomac, Primrose, Poppet, and Phil, five spirited puppies who, from the moment they're born, begin an incredible journey to become guide dogs for the blind. It's a rigorous two-year process that will take the pups from the care of selfless foster volunteers to specialized trainers to, if they make the cut, a lifelong human companion.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: IFC Films 2018

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PIC

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc Pi

Welton, Michele.

Summary: You'll learn all the right things to say and do so that your dog listens to you. You'll learn what to do if you tell him to do something and he doesn't obey. All dogs misbehave at one time or another. How you respond when your dog misbehaves is very, very important. If you respond the wrong way, your dog will keep misbehaving. Respond the right way and he will start listening to you.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Petbridge LLC 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 WEL

Pilley, John W.

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Contents: The Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words -- Good-bye -- Christmas in June -- Let the Puppy Be a Puppy -- "You've Got To Name Her Chaser!" -- Chaser Learns What Not To Chase -- Listening to the Farmer -- Learning by Playing -- Herding Words -- Herding Sheep -- Advanced Lessons -- Getting Published -- Going Viral -- Chaser Takes a Bow -- Chaser Goes to Washington -- Expanding the Conversation -- ...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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Summary: Simple techniques to rapidly train your dog into a finished retriever.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by MasterMind Entertainment 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.75 WAT

Monninger, Joseph

Summary: In rural New Hampshire, sixteen-year-old Clair Taylor and her neighbor, eighteen-year-old Danny Stewart, fall into an unlikely relationship as they work together to save Wally, a loveable but mistreated dog kept chained in a junk-filled yard by Danny's cruel father.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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Spiotta-DiMare, Loren.

Summary: The rescue and training of Caesar, a deaf puppy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Reader's Digest Young Families, Inc. 1997

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.7 SPI

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7 Spiotta-DiMare

Whitehead, Sarah.

Summary: Describes a puppy's senses and behavior and how to care for a pup, and provides instructions on teaching a dog household manners, reacting properly around a dog, canine body language, and games to play with puppies.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's 2001

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7 Whi

Wadsworth, Ginger

Summary: How can dogs that sniff for excrement, urine, vomit, and mucus help protect animals from extinction? Scat-detection dogs like Wicket, Tucker, and Orbee are conservation heroes and pioneers in a cutting-edge field of science. Canine detec-tives use their super sense of smell to locate the scat of target animals. From loose bear dung to gooey whale poop, scat can tell scientists valuable...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.7 WAD

Smith, Jason A.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Pub. International 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.75 SMI

Edmonds, I. G.

Summary: Traces the career of the magician known as the Great Lafayette and his partner, an extraordinary dog named Beauty.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lodestar Books/Dutton 1982

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB NEUBERGER EDM