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Title Decoding your dog : the ultimate experts explain common dog behaviors and reveal how to prevent or change unwanted ones / American College of Veterinary Behaviorists ; edited by Debra F. Horwitz, DVM, DACVB, and John Ciribassi, DVM, DACVB with Steve Dale.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    636.7088 DEC    Available
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Non-Fiction    636.7088 DEC    Available
Description xxiii, 360 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Can't we just talk? -- Choosing your new best friend -- Creating a Mensa dog -- Housetraining 101 -- Tools of the trade -- School days -- I know they're normal behaviors, but how do I fix them? -- Lassie and Timmy: kids and dogs -- All dogs need a job -- Aggression unleashed: do dogs mean to be mean? -- Loyalty gone overboard: separation anxiety -- I know it's going to rain, and I hate the Fourth of July -- Tail chasing, leg licking - can't you stop? -- Dogs with an AARF card: growing old with grace.
Summary The top dog behaviorists in the country - the top researchers, scientists, and veterinarians - have teamed up with a renowned media personality to create the most cutting-edge, scientifically accurate, definitive book on the most popular behavioral issues that dogs face.
Subject Dogs -- Behavior.
Dogs -- Training.
Human-animal communication.
Added Author Dale, Steve, 1957- author.
Horwitz, Debra, editor.
Ciribassi, John, editor.
Neilson, Jacqueline C, author.
Herron, Meghan Elaine, author.
Melese, Patrick Yves, author.
Houpt, Katherine Albro, author.
Cooper, Leslie Larson, author.
Gaskins, Lori, author.
Flannigan, Gerrad, author.
Lindell, Ellen M, author.
Berger, Jeannine, author.
Haug, Lore I, author.
Tynes, Valarie, author.
Klinck, Mary P, author.
Reisner, Ilana, author.
Schwartz, Stefanie, author.
Christensen, E'Lise, author.
Overall, Karen L, author.
Levine, Emily D, author.
Bain, Melissa, author.
Reich, Marsha, author.
Landsberg, Gary, author.
American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, contributor.
ISBN 0547738919

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