The Positive Dog

The Positive Dog
Author: Jon Gordon
Release: 2012-04-03
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781118234860
Language: en
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Discover the benefits of being positive. We all have two dogs inside of us. One dog is positive, happy, optimistic, and hopeful. The other dog is negative, mad, sad, pessimistic, and fearful. These two dogs often fight inside us, but guess who wins the fight? The one you feed the most. So begins the story about a negative mutt named Matt and a big dog named Bubba who teaches him how to feed himself with positivity each day and in the process Matt transforms his own life and the shelter they call home. The Positive Dog is an inspiring, heartwarming story that not only reveals the strategies and benefits of being positive but also an essential truth for humans: Being positive doesn't just make you better. It makes everyone around you better.

The Power of Positive Dog Training

The Power of Positive Dog Training
Author: Pat Miller
Release: 2008-04-21
Editor: *Howell Book House
Pages: 288
ISBN: 0470241845
Language: en
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A renowned dog trainer gives you the positive training tools you need to share a lifetime of fun, companionship, and respect with your dog. Plus, you'll get: information on the importance of observing, understanding, and reacting appropriately to your dog's body language; instructions on how to phase out the use of a clicker and treats to introduce more advanced training concepts; a diary to track progress; suggestions for treats your dog will respond to; and a glossary of training terms.

Before and After Getting Your Puppy

Before and After Getting Your Puppy
Author: Ian Dunbar
Release: 2010-09-24
Editor: New World Library
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781577313441
Language: en
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How to raise the perfect puppy A revolution for dogs: Very few dog trainers have not been influenced by Dr. Ian Dunbar’s dog-friendly philosophy. In the 1970s, Dr. Ian Dunbar sparked a dramatic shift in puppy training — away from leash corrections and drill-sergeant adult dog training classes based on competitive obedience and toward a positive approach using toys, treats, and games as rewards for teaching basic manners, preventing behavior problems, and modifying temperament. Before Dr. Dunbar there were no classes for puppy training, very few family dog classes, and not much fun in dog training. His positive approach revolutionized the dog training field, especially puppy training. Raising a great dog: Now, in Before and After Getting Your Puppy, Dr. Ian Dunbar combines his two popular puppy training manuals into one indexed, value-priced hardcover dog training book. In clear steps, with helpful photos and easy-to-follow puppy training milestones, he presents a structured yet playful and humorous plan for raising a wonderful dog. Dr. Dunbar’s guide is based around six developmental milestones: Your doggy education Evaluating puppy’s progress Errorless housetraining and chewtoy-training Socialization with People Learning bite inhibition The world at large Fans of The Art of Raising a Puppy, Training the Best Dog Ever, or Zak George’s Dog Training Revolution, will love Ian Dunbar’s Before and After Getting Your Puppy.

The Energy Bus

The Energy Bus
Author: Jon Gordon
Release: 2015-05-20
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781119089230
Language: en
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Enjoy the ride of your life with the Wall Street Journal bestseller None of us can expect to get through life without any challenges. Life isn’t always a constant daydream of unbridled pleasure and happiness. But that doesn’t mean you can’t approach everything with some zing – a big dose of positive energy is what you need to feel great, be successful and love life! And the international bestselling The Energy Bus can help you live your life in a positive, forward-thinking way. Learn the 10 secrets that will help you overcome adversity and harness the power of positive, infectious energy, so that you can create your own success. International bestselling author Jon Gordon draws on his experience of working with thousands of leaders and teams to provide insights, actionable strategies and positive energy. The Energy Bus: Shows you how to ditch negativity and infuse your life with positive energy Provides tools to build a positive team and culture Contains insights from working with some of the world’s largest companies Foreword by Ken Blanchard, co-author of The One-Minute Manager

Imagine Life with a Well Behaved Dog

Imagine Life with a Well Behaved Dog
Author: Julie A. Bjelland
Release: 2010-03-30
Editor: St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 256
ISBN: 142998810X
Language: en
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A comprehensive dog training and puppy training program that offers the added benefit of one-on-one online advice from the author Do you consider your dog part of the family? Most dog guardians do. But just like children, dogs need structure. Structure to show him that he shouldn't jump on every person who enters your house, or urinate indoors, or drag you down the road when you walk him. In Imagine Life with a Well-Behaved Dog, Julie Bjelland offers all the information you need to make your dog confident, secure and able to understand and follow rules. Drawing on years of experience, Julie has created a thorough guide that teaches basic training, how to communicate with your dog, and how to prevent and solve behavior problems. She discusses how to train your puppy and how to train adult dogs, even special needs dogs, and tells how to choose the right dog for your family and how to integrate him into a home with kids, other dogs, or cats. Because each dog's situation is unique, Julie is offering readers exclusive one-on-one guidance via her website, for up to 60 days. Here dog training, often very expensive, is now affordable and accessible to a broad audience. Julie's down-to-earth, uncomplicated advice is a welcome solution for a busy dog guardian and aims to change the way people communicate with, and care for, their dogs forever.

Train Your Dog Positively

Train Your Dog Positively
Author: Victoria Stilwell
Release: 2013-03-19
Editor: Ten Speed Press
Pages: 258
ISBN: 9781607744146
Language: en
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Victoria Stilwell, positive reinforcement dog trainer and star of the hit Smithsonian Channel TV show, Dogs With Extraordinary Jobs, explains how to use her force-free, scientifically-backed training methods to solve common canine behavior problems. Victoria Stilwell, America's favorite no-nonsense trainer, has rehabilitated some of the world's most difficult dogs—and now she's revealing her scientifically proven behavioral training secrets for you to use at home. Victoria's all-new training guide shows how positive reinforcement is more effective than other methods: by changing the way your dog thinks, feels, and learns, you can actually encourage your dog to want to behave. With tips and tricks for understanding canine language, harnessing the power of reward-based training, and tapping into dogs' natural instincts, there are no hopeless cases! So get ready to boost your dog's confidence, improve your communication, and build your bond with your best friend today.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Positive Dog Training

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Positive Dog Training
Author: Pamela Dennison
Release: 2003
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 308
ISBN: 0028644638
Language: en
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Looks at positive training methods, including basic commands, puppy socialization, dealing with aggression, correcting bad behaviors, and crate training.

The Loved Dog

The Loved Dog
Author: Tamar Geller
Release: 2008-10-14
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 258
ISBN: 9781416593980
Language: en
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A Hollywood dog trainer explains how to use nonviolent, wolf-inspired methods in order to bond with and train canine companions, in a guide that reveals how to employ play-based techniques that elicit desirable dog behaviors.

Positive Perspectives 2

Positive Perspectives 2
Author: Pat Miller
Release: 2008-01-01
Editor: Dogwise Publishing
Pages: 283
ISBN: 9781617810015
Language: en
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Dogwise Publishing is pleased to reunite again with Pat Miller for the publication of her second volume of Positive Perspectives, a collection of her recent articles. This collection is more advanced than volume one, with particular emphasis on understanding the latest in canine behavioral research so that you can become a more effective trainer and/or owner. Written in Pat's understandable but sophisticated style, Positive Perspectives 2 presents the latest "positive" thinking on body language, training and behavioral concepts, teaching behaviors, problem behaviors, and aggression.

The Seed

The Seed
Author: Jon Gordon
Release: 2011-05-31
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780470888568
Language: en
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A business fable to help you discover your purpose in work and life New from Jon Gordon, the international and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Energy Bus, The Seed takes you on a quest for the meaning and passion behind work. Josh, an up-and-comer at his company, is disenchanted with his job. Challenged by his boss to take two weeks to decide if he really wants to work there, Josh takes off for the country, where he meets a wise farmer who gives him a seed and a promise: find the right place to plant the seed, and his purpose will be revealed. Through Josh's journey cross-country journey, you'll find surprising new sources of wisdom and inspiration in your own business and life. Nobody captures the deeper meaning of business like Jon Gordon, and The Seed is his most searching and significant book yet. Whatever your profession, take this insightful look at the purpose behind work, and plant The Seed of inspiration in your life!

Great Dog

Great Dog
Author: Davide Cali
Release: 2018-05-29
Editor: Tundra Books
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9781101919187
Language: en
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The age-old question of "what will I be when I grow up" gets a hilarious twist in this stylish and clever story. A pup and his father contemplate his grand future while looking at other Great Dogs in their family. Will he be a marathon runner like Uncle Tibor, the fastest dog in the family? Will he be an astronaut like Aunt Yuki, who reached for the stars? Or maybe a teacher like Uncle Scooter, respected by all? No matter what, says his father, he will be a GREAT dog! Davide Cali's tongue-in-check writing and Miguel Tanco's unique and funny illustrations bring these great dogs to life and will have readers giggling from start to finish. With gatefolds that show the real story behind the characters and a surprise twist at the end, Great Dog is a winner for kids and parents alike!

From Fearful to Fear Free

From Fearful to Fear Free
Author: Marty Becker,Mikkel Becker,Lisa Radosta
Release: 2018-04-17
Editor: Health Communications, Inc.
Pages: 226
ISBN: 9780757320798
Language: en
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"Since pets communicate nonverbally, this book will help you recognize if your pet is suffering from [fear, anxiety, and stress]. By knowing your dog's body language, vocalizations, and changes in normal habits, you can make an accurate diagnosis and take action to prevent triggers or treat the fallout if they do happen"--Amazon.com.

Doctor Dunbar s Good Little Dog Book

Doctor Dunbar s Good Little Dog Book
Author: Ian Dunbar
Release: 2003
Editor: James & Kenneth Pub
Pages: 139
ISBN: 188804702X
Language: en
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Welcome to the historically-proven, so-old-that-it?s-new-again, natural, common-sense, and enjoyable way to train your dog?off-leash, lure/reward, fun and games, dog-friendly dog training. This book outlines step-by-step, illustrated techniques for socialization, temperament training, and behavior modification as well as for teaching basic manners. Dr. Dunbar's training techniques are altogether quicker, easier, gentler, more effective, and certainly considerably more enjoyable for you and your dog. Veterinarian and animal behaviorist Dr. Ian Dunbar is the original creator of off-leash puppy classes, which sparked the revolution for positive, reward-based, dog-friendly dog training.

The Jon Gordon Power of Positivity E Book Collection

The Jon Gordon Power of Positivity E Book Collection
Author: Jon Gordon
Release: 2020-05-05
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 900
ISBN: 9781119747994
Language: en
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We all need more positivity in our lives—now more than ever! Five of bestselling author Jon Gordon’s most powerful and timely books. Bestselling author and acclaimed speaker Jon Gordon is passionate about developing great leaders and high-performing teams. Celebrated for his engaging storytelling, invaluable insights, and proven real-world strategies, Gordon has helped millions of people around the world infuse positivity into every part of their personal and professional lives. His simple yet powerful books provide time-tested wisdom and practical guidance for overcoming challenges, achieving superior results, and bringing out the absolute best in yourself—and in everyone around you. The Jon Gordon Power of Positivity E-Book Collection brings together five of the author’s most compelling books about harnessing the power of positivity in work, at home, and in all you do. This must-have collection includes: -The Energy Bus, the beloved international bestseller that reveals the ten secrets for turning negative energy into positivity and achievement, featuring an actionable plan for becoming a great leader and overcoming common life and work obstacles. -The Shark and the Goldfish, a business fable that strengthens the courage and confidence you need to overcome fear and uncertainty in difficult economic times—and thrive! Features charming illustrations and an action plan filled with practical tips and proven strategies. -The Positive Dog, a delightful story that shows you that we all have two dogs inside of us: one is positive, the other is negative. Learn how feeding your positive dog also nourishes those around you—to everyone’s immense benefit! -The Power of Positive Leadership, a practical framework based on Jon Gordon’s research on positive leaders throughout history, and his work with those who have transformed their organizations, won national championships, and are currently making positive change in the world. -Stay Positive, a unique collection of inspirational quotes and messages, co-written by Gordon’s friend and colleague Daniel Decker. Your daily resource for encouragement, creating positivity in your life, and motivating others at work and home. The principles and strategies at the core of The Jon Gordon Power of Positivity E-Book Collection have driven great success for thousands of top-level leaders at Fortune 500 companies, school districts, hospitals, nonprofit organizations, the NFL and NBA, and numerous colleges and universities. Packed with motivational stories, meaningful insights, and effective strategies, this collection is the ideal resource for anyone seeking to fill their work and personal life with positivity, purpose, and achievement. *Note: Due to its unique format, Stay Positive may display differently on eReaders than the rest of the collection. For the best reading experience, decrease the font size on your eReader.

The Energy Bus for Kids

The Energy Bus for Kids
Author: Jon Gordon
Release: 2012-08-21
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 52
ISBN: 9781118287354
Language: en
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An illustrated adaptation of the bestselling business fable, The Energy Bus, teaches children the benefits of staying positive In this illustrated adaptation of the bestselling fable, The Energy Bus, author Jon Gordon shows children how to overcome negativity, bullies and everyday challenges to be their best. The Energy Bus For Kids is a story that will teach kids how to find their inner motivation and pass on that positive energy to others. The Energy Bus For Kids presents five rules for the "Ride of Your Life" Teaches kids how to fuel your ride with positive energy Shares with kids how to love the people you share your journey with and how to enjoy the ride Positive kids become positive adults. So get kids on the Energy Bus and infuse their lives with a newfound vision, attitude, and positivity.

The Big Book of Tricks for the Best Dog Ever

The Big Book of Tricks for the Best Dog Ever
Author: Larry Kay,Chris Perondi
Release: 2019-03-19
Editor: Workman Publishing Company
Pages: 208
ISBN: 9781523505074
Language: en
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A step-by-step guide to more than 100 dog tricks, specially designed for effective training, for pure fun, and even for turning your dog into a YouTube star, from the coauthor of the tremendously successful and much-praised Training the Best Dog Ever and the genius behind "The Stunt Dog Show," which performs more than 1,000 shows a year.

The Positive Puppy Training Blueprint

The Positive Puppy Training Blueprint
Author: Sam Quinn
Release: 2021-05-02
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 156
ISBN: 9798747625136
Language: en
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How to raise a well-behaved and loved puppy that even first-time pup owners can follow through Have you recently brought a puppy home but have no idea how to train your newly-found furry friend? Does it feel like you adopted an untrainable puppy because none of the advice you've read online is working for you? Or, would you like to adopt a puppy, but you're scared you won't be able to properly train your pet? If you answered 'yes' to any of these questions, then you've found right where you need to be. Maybe all you want is for your pet to go potty the right place, stop barking all night long, quit the furniture-chewing, or just follow your commands. No matter how frustrating you find dog training to be, there's a reason for it -- a reason that can be solved quite simply. Troublesome behaviors result from insufficient training, meaning that your pup-human relationship will last a lifetime if you can hack the training part. The trick is to follow their natural developmental stages so you can get ahead of any behavioral issues before they even arise. In The Positive Puppy Training Blueprint, you will discover: A step-by-step puppy training guide -- know exactly what to do the moment your furry friend walks into your home The basic commands every pup should know -- and what you can do from the beginning to help ease the training process, regardless of their age How you can prevent your puppy from going potty inside the house without a sweat How to raise a socialized puppy -- the key to introducing your new puppy to your other pets and avoid a hostile environment Common problems that new puppy parents face -- and how to overcome them How to ensure your puppy behaves around strangers -- avoid embarrassing and uncomfortable moments when going for daily walks The best way to tackle teething and make the experience easier for both you and your pet Exciting games and activities to engage your puppy -- strengthen your bond while improving their fitness levels Fool-proof strategies for stress-free training sessions And much more... If you'd rather leave the dog training for the experts, then you miss out on the quality bonding time that could mean the difference between a pet and a family member. A well-behaved dog is not only your pride, but it also helps the puppy to live a more free and happy life. Once you settle down and find your groove with your furry friend, you won't be able to imagine how you had ever lived without. If you want to find a lifetime companion in your puppy and raise them well-behaved and happy, then scroll up and click the "Add to Cart" button right now.

The Positive Dog

The Positive Dog
Author: Jon Gordon
Release: 2012-05-01
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9780470888551
Language: en
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Discover the benefits of being positive. We all have two dogs inside of us. One dog is positive, happy, optimistic, and hopeful. The other dog is negative, mad, sad, pessimistic, and fearful. These two dogs often fight inside us, but guess who wins the fight? The one you feed the most. So begins the story about a negative mutt named Matt and a big dog named Bubba who teaches him how to feed himself with positivity each day and in the process Matt transforms his own life and the shelter they call home. The Positive Dog is an inspiring, heartwarming story that not only reveals the strategies and benefits of being positive but also an essential truth for humans: Being positive doesn't just make you better. It makes everyone around you better.

Wag

Wag
Author: Zazie Todd
Release: 2020-03-10
Editor: Greystone Books Ltd
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9781771643801
Language: en
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As seen in The New York Times · People · SLATE · Psychology Today “[A] 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

The Power of a Positive Team

The Power of a Positive Team
Author: Jon Gordon
Release: 2018-06-11
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9781119430599
Language: en
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A book about teams to help teams become more positive, united and connected. Worldwide bestseller — the author of The Energy Bus and The Power of Positive Leadership shares the proven principles and practices that build great teams - and provides practical tools to help teams overcome negativity and enhance their culture, communication, connection, commitment and performance. Jon Gordon doesn’t just research the keys to great teams, he has personally worked with some of the most successful teams on the planet and has a keen understanding of how and why they became great. In The Power of a Positive Team, Jon draws upon his unique team building experience as well as conversations with some of the greatest teams in history in order to provide an essential framework, filled with proven practices, to empower teams to work together more effectively and achieve superior results. Utilizing examples from the writing team who created the hit show Billions, the National Champion Clemson Football team, the World Series contending Los Angeles Dodgers, The Miami Heat and the greatest beach volleyball team of all time to Navy SEAL’s, Marching bands, Southwest Airlines, USC and UVA Tennis, Twitter, Apple and Ford, Jon shares innovative strategies to transform a group of individuals into a united, positive and powerful team. Jon not only infuses this book with the latest research, compelling stories, and strategies to maintain optimism through adversity… he also shares his best practices to transform negativity, build trust (through his favorite team building exercises) and practical ways to have difficult conversations—all designed to make a team more positive, cohesive, stronger and better. The Power of a Positive Team also provides a blueprint for addressing common pitfalls that cause teams to fail—including complaining, selfishness, inconsistency, complacency, unaccountability—while offering solutions to enhance a team’s creativity, grit, innovation and growth. This book is meant for teams to read together. It’s written in such a way that if you and your team read it together, you will understand the obstacles you will face and what you must do to become a great team. If you read it together, stay positive together, and take action together you will accomplish amazing things TOGETHER.