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A great discussion on the myths of the "alpha dog" idea and the differences between compulsion/punishment based training methods and positive reinforcement training methodologies.

SUGGESTED READINGS:

The following readings are for the interested lay-person as well as for those who wish to go a bit further into the field of animal behaviour and behaviour modification theory.


Ali Brown
Scaredy Dog!


Susan Clothier
Bones Would Rain from the Sky


Raymond and Lorna Coppinger
Dogs - A New Understanding of Canine Origin, Behavior and Evolution
What is a Dog?
How Dogs Work


Nicholas Dodman
The Dog Who Loved Too Much
Dogs Behaving Badly


Jean Donaldson
The Culture Clash
Other End of the Leash
Dogs are from Neptune
Mine!
Fight!


Gail Fisher
The Thinking Dog


Temple Grandin
Animals in Translation


Patricia B. McConnell
The Cautious Canine
Leader of the Pack
Family Friendly Dog Training


Pat Miller
The Power of Positive Dog Training
Positive Perspectives 


Emma Parsons
Click to Calm


Karen Pryor
Don't Shoot the Dog
Lads Before the Wind
Clicker Training for Dogs
Reaching the Animal Mind 


Pamela J. Reid
Excel-erated Learning


Turid Rugaas
On Talking Terms with Dogs


Kathy Sdao
Plenty In Life Is Free


Grisha Steward

Behaviour Adjustment Training 2.0


Nicole Wilde
Help For Your Fearful Dog


Health Care:

Richard and Susan Pitcairn
Natural Health for Dogs and Cats


Wendy Volhard & Kerry Brown
The Holistic Guide for a Healthy Dog

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