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Wag: the science of making your dog happy
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Contributors:
Becker, Marty, 1954- writer of foreword.
Published:
Vancouver ; Berkeley : Greystone Books, [2020].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xi, 299 pages : black & white illustrations ; 23 cm.
Status:
Middletown/Russell NEW Adult Nonfiction
636.7 TOD
Description

As seen in The New York Times · People · SLATE · Psychology Today

"The must-have guide to improving your dog's life."--Modern Dog Magazine

Whether you are training a new puppy, considering adopting a dog, researching dog breeds, or simply curious about your own dog's happiness and behavior, Wag has all the answers--and then some. Respected dog trainer and social psychologist, Zazie Todd, demystifies the inner life of canines and shares recommendations from leading veterinarians, researchers, and trainers to help you cultivate a rewarding and respectful relationship with your dog--which offers many benefits for you, your family, and your four-legged friend

Inside this engaging, practical book, readers will find:

A Check List for a Happy Dog Enrichment exercises How to socialize and train a new puppy How to reduce fear and anxiety in dogs Tips for visiting the vet Information on aging dogs Expert interviews with vets and psychologists And so much more!

"Dog owners and those considering becoming one should appreciate Todd's substantial insight into how dogs and humans relate to one another" --Publishers Weekly

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781771643795, 177164379X

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Includes bibliographical references (253-287) and index.
Description
"A psychologist and respected dog trainer shares the secrets to a happy pooch. Did you know that seemingly noiseless electronics may be upsetting your dog? Or that letting her sniff the breeze is one of the best gifts you can give her? Wag bridges the gap between human and canine by demystifying the inner lives of dogs to share evidence-based advice for making them happy. Acclaimed blogger Zazie Todd distills the latest canine science and shares recommendations from leading veterinarians, researchers, and trainers to cultivate a rewarding and respectful relationship with your dog--which offers many benefits for you, your family, and your four-legged friend."--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Todd, Z., & Becker, M. (2020). Wag: the science of making your dog happy. Vancouver ; Berkeley: Greystone Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Todd, Zazie and Marty Becker. 2020. Wag: The Science of Making Your Dog Happy. Vancouver ; Berkeley: Greystone Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Todd, Zazie and Marty Becker, Wag: The Science of Making Your Dog Happy. Vancouver ; Berkeley: Greystone Books, 2020.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Todd, Zazie,, and Marty Becker. Wag: The Science of Making Your Dog Happy. Vancouver ; Berkeley: Greystone Books, 2020. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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