Unless a dog is just a means to an end for you, it is the relationship with a dog that drives you to learn more. We look for new ways to enrich this relationship where everything hangs in a perfect balance of a man and dog. There are 7 key points in ALL successful relationships, and esp. between a dog and handler: Communication, clarity, creativity, confidence, congruity, consistency, and condition. This pamphlet explores these points to help you develop a more successful relationship with your dog.