How to find your perfect dog. Bringing your dog home and that all-important toilet training. Step-by-step guide for the skills needed to have a well-behaved dog. All exercises taught using modern scientific principles of reward-based training - no pushing, pulling, shouting or yanking at your dog. How to deal with problems when they arise - and, better still, how to prevent them in the first place. Fun things to do with your dog (everything from closing doors to riding a skateboard!), scent work, and even tackle an agility course. Links to dog organisations, charities and rescue centres. Hardback ISBN: 9781844253517
Carolyn Menteith is a dog trainer and behaviourist with over 20 years' experience of working with animals. As well as writing for national magazines and featuring on radio as a dog expert, she has presented TV programmes such as What's Up Dog (Carlton), Celebrity Dog School (BBC1 for Children in Need) and Barking Babes (Granada).