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Fun & games for a smarter dog : 50 great brain games to engage your dog

Label
Fun & games for a smarter dog : 50 great brain games to engage your dog
Title
Fun & games for a smarter dog
Title remainder
50 great brain games to engage your dog
Title variation
Fun and games for a smarter dog
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sit, stay, come... what's next? You don't have to hang up your clicker and treat bag once your dog has the basics down pat. Dogs have unlimited potential to learn, and you can help develop that potential by turning up the fun in your training routine. When you teach your dog in the course of play, your dog becomes smarter, you further strengthen your dog/owner bond, and both of you have a good time? Inside Fun & Games for a Smarter Dog: Step-by-step instructions for fifty fun games that teach new behaviors; each includes adaptations for different skill levels, The science behind the success of play-based training, The importance of rewards and good timing in reinforcing desired behaviors, How to increase your dog's physical abilities as well as his mental acuity as he learns, Socialization and how it affects your dog's receptiveness to new canine playmates Book jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
636.7/0887
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF427.45
LC item number
.F86 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Fun & games for a smarter dog : 50 great brain games to engage your dog
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 174) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Playing safe -- Play and training : understanding how dogs think about play -- Basic games : using play to teach -- Bonding games : building your relationship with play -- Brain games : boosting your dog's thinking skills with play -- Fitness games : games to build your dog's fitness and agility -- Figuring it out : games to stretch your dog -- Getting along : dog-to-dog play -- Epilogue--playing for life
Control code
sky283478380
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781621871200
Lccn
2016016346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
a2410000
Label
Fun & games for a smarter dog : 50 great brain games to engage your dog
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 174) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Playing safe -- Play and training : understanding how dogs think about play -- Basic games : using play to teach -- Bonding games : building your relationship with play -- Brain games : boosting your dog's thinking skills with play -- Fitness games : games to build your dog's fitness and agility -- Figuring it out : games to stretch your dog -- Getting along : dog-to-dog play -- Epilogue--playing for life
Control code
sky283478380
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781621871200
Lccn
2016016346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
a2410000

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