Difficult dogs : an everyday guide to solving behavioural problems / Vanessa Stead.Material type: TextPublisher: Ramsbury : Crowood, 2011Description: 192 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781847972545; 1847972543Subject(s): Dogs -- Behaviour | Dogs -- TrainingDDC classification: 636.70887 LOC classification: SF433 | .S74 2011
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Health and behaviour -- Problem dog, learnt behaviour? -- Development and problem behaviour -- Environmental causes of problem behaviour -- Stressed owner, stressed dog -- Second-hand dog, first-hand problems -- Genetic inheritance -- Fear and distress -- Aggression -- Problems in the home -- Problems outside -- Training for obedience.
This book aims to help you understand your dog's negative behavioural traits, displays and actions, whilst explaining why they are likely to have occurred and how you can put into practice effective methods to solve unwanted behaviour.