Behavior Education and Modification Products for Dog Owners
The behavior education products (books, booklets, CDs and
DVDS) you’ll find below will help you understand, manage,
prevent and resolve common dog behavior problems. When you
listen to, watch or read one of our educational products
it’s almost like having us in your home with you. The
content is based on the same information we’ve given
pet owners for years during countless in-home consulting
We’ve hand picked the behavior management products
and training aids below after careful consideration and use.
We’ve used all of them and recommend them to our clients.
If you are unsure what products you need, you’ll find
recommendations when you read about your dog’s problem
in our Common Behavior
And because behavior questions and issues crop up all the
time when you share your life with a dog, be sure and sign
up for our Behavior Tip of the Week so you’ll be prepared with training and behavior information
when you need it!
Toys and Enrichment
I'm Barking and I Can't be Quiet
A Pet Parenting Guide.
Behavior plans for different types of barking problems.
Unique flow charts
so you can choose the right plan for your dog.
Raising a Behaviorally
A Pet Parenting Guide.
Raise the best behaved, happiest puppy on the planet
and have fun doing it.
Five Step Plans© for all
common puppy behavior concerns.
These audio CDs will
play in any CD player, as well as in your computer.
Audio products are copyright protected and may not be copied
without express written permission.
Fido Welcome Your Baby
At last, a practical step by step guide for pet parents who are soon to
be baby parents. Start with small, do-able practice exercises and changes
as soon as you know you are pregnant. Follow these plans so your dog won’t
feel left out, and will develop a safe and accepting relationship with
your baby. Also available as a DVD.
| Using Counter Conditioning
and Desensitization Techniques Effectively to Modify Behavior
These procedures are the behavior modification mainstays used by certified applied and veterinary behaviorists for fear and aggression problems. Now you can learn what these techniques are and how to use them with your Fido. If your Fido has a noise phobia, pair with a Sound Sensabilities CD below.
The reasons for canine conflicts are complex, and go way beyond simplified
“dominance” explanations that are wrong, and don’t help
you fix the problem. Behaviorists reveal what’s really happening
when dogs don’t get along. Also available as a DVD.
Dogs That Eat Poop: Coprophagia
Find out surprising facts about this puzzling behavior
that will lessen your concerns and help you p revent and
manage the behavior.
Fido Learns Best
Know the difference between
positive and negative punishment? Should you reward
your dog every time he does what you want or just
some of the time? If you don’t know the answers
you are likely to be inefficient at best and ineffective
and unfair at worst training your dog. How can your
Fido learn if you don’t know how to teach him?
Learn how with this 4 CD set.
| Managing the Home Alone Dog
Home alone problems are due to many other causes than separation anxiety.
Discover how to tell if your Fido’s home alone issues are separation
anxiety or something else and what to do about them. Based on our 2 session
Chaos at the Door
Unruly and out of control behavior
when guests arrive at your door is a common problem for
many Fidos. You can easily stop or prevent this behavior
with the 10 + strategies in this program. A MUST for
puppy parents to prevent problems before they start.
Rules and Relationships:
Re-Interpreting "Dominance Theory"
“Dominance” and “pack
as they’ve been applied to dogs in popular media
are simply Behavior Baloney, not connected with science,
and harm your relationship with your dog. Hear noted
behavior expert and award winning author Dr. John Wright,
interviewed by Dr. Hetts, tell you all it takes to be
your dog’s benevolent leader.
the Canine Contender - Helping Dogs Get Along Better
With Other Dogs
Dr. Hetts interviews Ms. Pia Silvani, CCPDT, who has been teaching Feisty
Fido Classes for over a decade. Discover the techniques and tools Pia uses
to help her clients’ Feisty Fidos that you can use to make it easier
to manage your dog when he’s around other dogs.
Discover how much of what you thought you knew about dog behavior is really
Behavior Baloney and how your misconceptions get in the way of training
your dog and providing him a quality life. Based on our 4 session live
Canine Aggression: A Collection of Articles
Over 35 articles that will open your eyes about canine threatening and
aggressive behavior and tear up the Behavior Baloney you’ve been
exposed to in popular media. If your dog has snapped or bitten you can’t
afford to be in the dark about what causes his behavior.
SSSCAT Automated Cat Repellent|
Temporarily unavailable. New & Improved
Product Under Developement!
Designed for cats and small or sensitive dogs to keep them away from areas
they shouldn’t be. Can be used to discourage trash can raiding, urine
marking, and chewing of immovable objects. Harmless, but effective “booby-trap” that
startles your Fido but doesn’t hurt him.
Calming Cap by Premier
The best new behavior management tool we’ve
seen for a while. Easily tolerated by most dogs, this
hood filters what your dog sees, and makes him less reactive.
Great for veterinary and grooming visits, plus working
with behavior problems.
Clicker Training for
Make learning quick and easy for your dog and training him fun for you.
You’ll be amazed how fast your dog’s behavior improves and
how much happier he is when you focus on catching and rewarding good behavior.
Clicking makes is easy.
Preparing Fido Baby Sounds
This is the PERFECT companion to our program
on Helping Fido Welcome Your Baby if you’re concerned
your dog will have a problem with baby sounds and cries.
Special combo pricing available.
Sound Sensabilities™ Children,
Dogs, Fireworks, Guns, Cars and Trucks, Kitchen and Vacuums
Ideal for helping your Fido overcome a noise phobia. Perfect tool for implementing
counter conditioning and desensitization procedures explained in our audio
CD by that name. Get the package.
and Enrichment Aids
Over and over our clients tell us how smart their dogs
are. If that's true for your dog, then you'll want several of these
toys. Your dog will love chewing, pawing, tossing the toy in the
air, and figuring out other strategies to get the favorite 'goodies'
you've put inside. Keeps dogs occupied when you are away, traveling
in the car, and other times when you need your dog to amuse herself.
Keeps even Ashley, our active Dalmatian busy longer than anything
else we've found.
Selections from the Busy Buddy line (by Premier )