Learn how to train your dog to do absolutely anything! In her latest book, Gwen Bailey, respected dog behaviourist and trainer, demonstrates how to teach your dog to do really useful things around the house. From closing the door to finding lost keys, Gwen Bailey will teach you how to turn your pet into an eager and useful friend around the house, enhancing your relationship and having great fun along the way. With specially commissioned step-by-step photography and easy-to-follow instructions you will be able to teach your dog over 20 clever and useful activities, including: Take a message Ring a bell to go out Put your rubbish in the bin Find your lost keys Bring the phone when it rings Most dogs love to work and Gwen's reward-based methods will stimulate your pet and build and enhance your relationship with him.
About the Author
Gwen Bailey (BSc Hons) pioneered the use of animal behaviour knowledge in the rehoming of unwanted pets while working for a large animal welfare charity where she was Head of Animal Behaviour for 12 years. In June 2002, Gwen set up Puppy School (www.puppyschool.co.uk), a UK network of puppy class tutors trained in animal behaviour and offering socialisation and reward-based training classes run to a very high standard. Gwen lectures at national and international conferences, runs training courses and has written 12 books. She is a member and past Chairman of the Association of Pet Behaviour Counsellors and a Trustee for Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.