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Washington 4-H dog obedience project (phase 1)
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| Pamphlets | Contributor(s): James E. Havens, Lynn Lucas Jones
A well-trained, obedient dog is a source of pride and satisfaction. A good dog is more likely to find acceptance by neighbors in the community. A disobedient, uncontrolled dog can be a worry and a...
Examining the relationship between puppy raisers and guide dogs in training
| Theses | Contributor(s): Jamie Lynne Fratkin
Dogs play a unique role in the lives of humans. Many people form positive relationships with dogs but some do not. In working dogs, the relationship that dogs form with humans is particularly...
Effects of a standardized obedience program on approachability and problem behaviors in dogs from rescue shelters
| Theses | Contributor(s): Lauren Denise Hays
Improved adoptability is a common goal among rescue shelters. Dogs are more likely to be adopted if they are friendly, mannerly, and approachable. The possibility of improving rescue shelter...
Assistance Canine Training Services (ACTS)
Doing business as Assistance Canine Training Services (A.C.T.S.), the Nathaniel J. Williams Foundation was founded with a mission of training service dogs for people with physical disabilities,...
Feb 20 2016
Southern California Pet Expo
Dogs for Conservation: Megan Parker at TEDxJacksonHole
| Videos | Contributor(s): Megan Parker
Megan Parker talks about training dogs to work for conservation and preserve endangered species at a 2015 TEDx event in Jackson Hole.
Megan is a pioneer in training dogs to work for conservation...
Oct 24 2015
Vet Med Expo & Open House
Individuality as Reliability: A Dog Trainer's Guide to Nietzsche
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Havas, Randall
Journal of Nietzsche Studies
Apr 25 2015
Phoenix Pet Expo
TheraPets of the Roanoke Valley, Inc.
TheraPets of the Roanoke Valley, Inc. is a nonprofit group made up of nationally registered Pet Partner Teams. A Pet Partner Team consists of a handler and a pet. Click here for more...
Ownership and Justice for Animals
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cochrane, Alasdair
Cambridge University Press
Canines 4 Hope
Canines 4 Hope, located in Palm City, Palm Beach County, South Florida is a certified Service Dog and Dog Obedience Training Academy specializing in personalized dog training for Service Dogs,...
Pawsitive Partners is a positive training company that focuses on strengthening the relationship between you and your dog, no matter what the problem, through communication and an individualized...
Pawsibilities Unleashed provides therapy dogs, service dogs, obedience and leadership training, aggressive and fearful dog rehabilitation, therapy and service dog training, and other therapy...
The quality of the relation between handler and military dogs influences efficiency and welfare of dogs
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| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Diane Lefebvre, Claire Diederich, Madeleine Delcourt, Jean-Marie Giffroy
Over the last 10 years, the influence of the dog–owner relationship on dog behaviour has received growing attention, unlike the working dog handler's relationship. Using a questionnaire...
Efficiency of working dogs undergoing a new human familiarization and training program
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Haverbeke, Anouck, Messaoudi, Frédéric, Depiereux, Eric, Stevens, Miguel, Giffroy, Jean-Marie, Diederich, Claire
Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research
Diederich, Claire, Laboratory of Anatomy and Ethology of Domestic...
Dog training as a violence prevention tool for at-risk adolescents
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Zasloff, R. L., Hart, L. A., Weiss, J. M.
Humane education programs often target at-risk children and seek to teach empathy and gentleness with animals, but few of these have been assessed. This prospective, longitudinal study examined...