Zak George's Guide to a Well-Behaved Dog: Proven Solutions to the Most Common Training Problems for All Ages, Breeds, and Mixes (Paperback)
A compassionate, modern, science-based approach to help you (and your dog!) with common training problems
“Zak George takes his dedication to humane and effective dog training from the screen to the written page.”—Dr. John Ciribassi, DVM, DACVB, coeditor of Decoding Your Dog
Celebrity dog trainer and YouTube star Zak George creates the most watched dog training content in the world and has helped millions of people with their dogs. In this problem-based guide, he makes it easy to look up and solve the exact behavioral issue that you're struggling with—whether you’re dealing with a new puppy, an adult dog you’ve had for years, or a recently adopted rescue. He also helps you prevent many of these problems from becoming established in the first place. Packed with case studies and examples from Zak’s videos so you can see his dog and puppy training tactics in action, this book contains step-by-step instructions for dealing with:
• Jumping up
• Play biting
• Not listening
• Thunderstorm phobia
• Separation anxiety
• And much more!
Delving deeply into why dogs do what they do and how to work through any problems that might arise, Zak proves that it's never too late to correct behavioral issues.
About the Author
Zak George is the founder of YouTube’s number one dog training destination, Zak George’s Dog Training Revolution. He has also starred in Animal Planet’s SuperFetch as well as the BBC’s Who Let the Dogs Out, and he is the coauthor of Zak George’s Dog Training Revolution: The Complete Guide to Raising the Perfect Pet with Love. He lives in New Orleans.
Dina Roth Port is an award-winning author and freelance journalist whose work has appeared in Glamour, Self, Prevention, WebMD, and dozens of other national publications. This is her third book. She lives in Boca Raton.
"Zak George takes his dedication to humane and effective dog training from the screen to the written page. His techniques for managing common training problems are spot-on."—Dr. John Ciribassi, DVM, DACVB, past president of the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior and coeditor of Decoding Your Dog