Since May 2016 the author has taught a monthly class at a local hospital called Babies Don't Bark. The book is designed to get expectant families ready to bring their new two-legged kid home to meet the four-legged ones you already have! He has two sons, 18 and 15, who both came home to two very large pooches and have been raised around a lot of dogs ever since.
Mike has been a professional dog trainer for the last 10 years. His certification is CPDT-KA (Certified Professional Dog Trainer, Knowledge Assessed). He's also a Canine Good Citizen Evaluator for the American Kennel Club. So, what does all this mean for you? It means that he know a lot about dogs, he make his living from teaching people how to understand and relate to their dogs, and he has two grown kids who survived the process. Here's the book on what he's learned!
How do we bring a baby home to a dog? Teaching this subject is a passion of jis. It is simple to do, but will require practice, consistency and frequency on your part to be ready.