LES KRANTZ began his professional association with dogs on his twenty-first birthday, when he was inducted into the United States Air Force. There he received training as a veterinary technician during the Vietnam era. Since then, he has authored more than 50 books on a variety of subjects. When he's not writing, he heads the firm Facts That Matter, Inc., of which he is founder and president. Krantz also produces documentary films for Wildwood Films, a subsidiary of his company. He lives in Lake Geneva, Wisonsin.
"What a lovely book! "Power of the Dog" makes one thing clear: For every dog that looks adoringly at its master, there should be a master who looks in awe at his dog."--Janice Biniok, canine therapist and author of many books on dogs"This book is more than just an entertaining treatise about the dog's faith, devotion, and loyalty. "Power of the Dog" shows us how dogs use their remarkable powers to make this world a better place."--Chris Walkowicz, AKC judge and award-winning author"Skillfully written and thoroughly researched, "Power of the Dog" provides a comprehensive, dramatic, and fascinating testament to the remarkable, sometimes unbelievable, abilities of dogs."--Mary R. Burch, PH. D., certified applied animal behaviorist"More than just interesting and a good read. Supported by scientific research, Krantz's book fills an important niche in the information world pertaining to canine behavior."--Dr. Caroline Coile, canine researcher and author of "Barron's Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds""A must read for every dog lover. I rarely find a book on dogs that provides so many new insights or brings their magical power to the surface. Power of the Dog exceeded my expectations for knowledge and entertainment."--Jack L. Stephens, DVM, author and founder/president of Pets Best Insurance"This lovely new book is a treasure trove of useful information and heartwarming stories. Many of us have had the feeling that our dogs are trying to tell us something, and this book will help you to figure out what it is and how you can respond."--Myra Harris, RN, canine reproduction expert, and author of "Puppy Intensive Care""Everyone who has ever loved a dog will recognize their dog and themselves in this delightful book. Enlightening and well researched, "Power of the Dog" offers the latest theories by the experts in a fun way."--Lynn Hoover, principle for Dog Quirks, LLC, and author of "The Family in Dog Behavior Consulting"