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May.12.2008
Meet Shadow, a handsome, fearful, aggressive, second-hand Border Collie. He lashed out at people without warning and avoided human touch. Meet Pam, a professional dog trainer with 12 years experience and several successful dog adoptions behind her when she met Shadow. Follow their journey—in this...
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May.12.2008
Rally Obedience is the fastest growing dog sport in America! Using quick, easy, positive methods with a clicker and rewards, Pam Dennison explains how you can train your own dog to excel in Rally. Learn to work happily as a team and find ways to have your dog be more responsive and cooperative in...
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May.12.2008
"How to Right a Dog Gone Wrong" will help anyone with a dog that has aggressive tendencies, whether it is a young dog that shows aggression when you remove the food bowl, a dog-aggressive dog that you are afraid to walk in the park, or a dog that is aggressive towards family and friends....
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May.12.2008
In “How to Right a Dog Gone Wrong,” Pam Dennison’s first book on rehabilitating aggressive dogs, she outlined the training methods that she uses in her local New Jersey area. It was an overwhelming success - people really wanted to learn how to help their own aggressive dogs’ behavior. However,...
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May.12.2008
Fascinating insights into how dogs learn and communicate, proven pointers for training without punishment, and expert tips for incorporating training into your daily routine. Plus - advice on stopping problem behaviors before they start, hints on building a relationship with your dog and helping...
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Mar.08.2008
For those of you who’ve been introduced to Michele's heroine Michaela Bancroft in Saddled with Trouble you’re aware that Michaela is a bit of a reluctant sleuth. Somehow these horrific situations she finds herself in are forced upon her, and she has no choice but to investigate. In Death Reins In,...
The holothurian ossicles are from a photo by Dr. Mike Reich, one a many fine biologists who cooperated w/ this cross-genre book
Feb.09.2008
900+ translated haiku, all on the sea cucumber and most over a hundred years old, with a good measure of natural history. You might know about Ponge and his object poems, but the sea cucumber, a featureless and formless (protean) animal without a ganglia of brain, is the ultimate "thing,...
Natural Healing
Jan.27.2008
DISCOVER how the country's top holistic veterinarians treat their pets without using drugs...and how you can do it, too! Finally, a vet-approved, authoritative guide to homeopathy, supplements, and other new choices for keeping your pets healthy. An A-to-Z guide of over 1,000 at-home remedies from...
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Jan.27.2008
UPDATED & REVISED 2010 EDITION! Keep Your Dog Loving Longer, Living Better! You can teach an old dog new tricks--and give him the best care possible. The good news is that dogs are living much longer lives--thanks to advances in veterinary technology. But older dogs do have special needs and...
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Jan.27.2008
UPDATED & REVISED 2010 EDITION! Keep Your Cat Loving Longer, Living Better! In the last few decades, tremendous advances have been made in veterinary technology--nearly tripling the average life span of many pets. But cats that are seven years and older have special needs and require additional...