The Handbook of Applied Dog Behavior and Training series provides a coherent and integrated approach to understanding and controlling dog behavior. In Volume 3, various themes introduced in Volumes 1 and 2 are expanded upon, especially causally significant social, biological, and behavioral influences that impact on the etiology of behavior problems and their treatment. Ethological observations, relevant behavioral and neurobiological research, and dog behavior clinical findings are reviewed and critiqued in detail. Many of the training concepts, procedures, and protocols described have not been previously published, making this book a unique contribution to dog behavior and training literature.
Afghans Wall Calendar: The Afghan was discovered in Afghanistan during the 19th century. The dogs in this calendar have an aristocratic appearance, dignified and aloof, which belies its affectionate nature. This wall calendar features a variety of candid and still shots paired with dog-related quotations from literature. The result is a collection of timeless canine portraits that is sure to delight.