Resources – Books, Videos, Publications

Recommended Resources


The Other End of the Leash (Why we do the things we do around dogs), Patricia McConnell, Ballantine Books

The Dog Trainer’s Complete Guide to a Happy, Well-Behaved Pet, Jolanta Benal

The Power of Positive Dog Training, Pat Miller

Play With Your Dog, Pat Miller

Do Over Dogs, Giving your dog a second chance at a first class life, Pat Miller

Living With Kids & Dogs, Without Losing Your Mind, Coleen Pelar

Reaching the Animal Mind, Karen Pryor

The Cautious Canine, How to Help Your Fearful Dog, Patricia McConnell

Help for Your Fearful Dog, Nicole Wilde

Don’t Shoot the Dog, Karen Pryor, Bantam Books

The Culture Clash, Jean Donaldson, James & Kenneth Publishers

Feeling Outnumbered? How to Manage and Enjoy Your Multi-Dog Household, Karen London and Patricia McConnell

Getting Started, Clicker Training For Your Cat, Karen Pryor

Grieving the Death of a Pet, Betty J. Carmack


Whole Dog Journal, a monthly guide to natural dog care and training, 800-829-9165           or

BARK (dog culture magazine), 877-227-5639 or



Internet Sites and Links: (solid training advice) (variety of pet-related books, videos, etc.)  (excellent dog bite prevention information for children/parents) (dog training and behavior advice)

Lisa Lyle Waggoner is the author of The Original Rocket Recall™: Teach Your Dog to Come. She’s a CPDT-KA, a CSAT (Certified Separation Anxiety Trainer), a Pat Miller Certified Trainer Level 2, Faculty for the Victoria Stilwell Academy of Dog Training and Behavior, a dog*tec Certified Professional Dog Walker and the founder of Cold Nose College in Murphy, North Carolina. The company’s trainers enjoy providing virtual behavior consulting and training solutions to clients around the globe and offers coaching, mentoring and behavior case support for pet professionals.


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