Dog sense: how the new science of dog behavior can make you a better friend to your pet
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New York, NY : Basic Books, [2011].
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Description
One of the foremost researchers of animal-human relations offers a pathbreaking analysis of dog behavior, explaining the essentials of canine psychology that all dog lovers need to know.
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xxiv, 324 pages : illustrations ; 24 cmpages cm.
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1105.
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English
ISBN:
9780465019441 , 0465019447

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"Dogs have been mankind's faithful companions for tens of thousands of years, yet today they are regularly treated as either pack-following wolves or furry humans. The truth is, dogs are neither--and our misunderstanding has put them in serious crisis. What dogs really need is a spokesperson, someone who will assert their specific needs. Renowned anthrozoologist Dr. John Bradshaw has made a career of studying human-animal interactions, and in Dog Sense he uses the latest scientific research to show how humans can live in harmony with--not just dominion over-- their four-legged friends. From explaining why positive reinforcement is a more effective (and less damaging) way to control dogs' behavior than punishment to demonstrating the importance of weighing a dog's unique personality against stereotypes about its breed, Bradshaw offers extraordinary insight into the question of how we really ought to treat our dogs"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Bradshaw, J. (2011). Dog sense: how the new science of dog behavior can make you a better friend to your pet. New York, NY: Basic Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bradshaw, John, 1950-. 2011. Dog Sense: How the New Science of Dog Behavior Can Make You a Better Friend to Your Pet. New York, NY: Basic Books.

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Bradshaw, John, 1950-, Dog Sense: How the New Science of Dog Behavior Can Make You a Better Friend to Your Pet. New York, NY: Basic Books, 2011.

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Bradshaw, John. Dog Sense: How the New Science of Dog Behavior Can Make You a Better Friend to Your Pet. New York, NY: Basic Books, 2011. Print.

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