COVID-19 Response at Fishpond

Read what we're doing...

Carrots and Sticks


Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

AcknowledgementsPart 1: general principles
1. Instincts and their modification
2. Learning theory and positive reinforcement
3. Fear, punishment and avoidance training
4. Animal intelligencePart 2: case histories
5. Companion and performance animals
6. Exotic animals
7. True working animalsConclusions
Glossary of terms
Further reading
Select bibliography

About the Author

Paul McGreevy is a professor of animal behaviour and welfare in the University of Sydney's Faculty of Veterinary Science.Robert Boakes is professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Sydney.


'What's refreshing about Carrots and Sticks: Principles of Animal Training is its firm basis in approved theory and academia, rather than an opinion on what's worked for one person that may not work for you.'

* Dogs NSW *

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » Home & Garden » Pets » General
Home » Books » Home & Garden » Pets » Dogs » Training
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 8% commission by selling Carrots and Sticks: Principles of Animal Training on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond Retail Limited.
Back to top