A practical guide to streamlining basic behavior modification for rescued dogs, written for the new pet owner with limited time and resources. Common behavior patterns and personality types are described in profiles, with corresponding "recipes" for targeted training for each.
What experts are saying about Recipes For Rescues:
I love it! It's clear, concise, and written so that "regular" dog owners can understand and use it. It is now on my list of "good books" for clients to read.
Nancy Fitzgerald, CPDT-KSA, CBCC-KA, is a certified professional dog trainer and behavior consultant with over twenty years of experience working with re-homed dogs, both in the shelter setting as well as post-placement. Her home is always shared with several "second-hand" dogs and the occasional foster puppy. Through her company, Positive Results Dog Training LLC, she has logged countless hours helping rescued dogs find success and happiness with their new guardians.