Fighting Dominance In A Dog Whispering World by Dr. Ian Dunbar & Jean Donaldson
The science and mythology of dominance theories because the real world doesn't have a cutting room floor. Do you struggle with what to say when clients ask about dog whispering? Do you find your private consultations and public class time eaten up by discussions of TV training methods?
Don't miss the industry's top two authorities talk about the realities - and mythologies - of dominance theory! Jean Donaldson and Ian Dunbar share a wealth of information and data for advancing scientific and responsible training. Get the scientific answers on dominance theory and mythology in dogs and wolves (it will surprise you!) and some thoughts on discussing training methods and real life expectations with owners. This DVD was produced from a dogTEC seminar held in the San Francisco Bay Area in the summer of 2007.
Run time: 2 discs each 4hrs 10mins
About the Presenters:
Jean Donaldson has over 30 years experience in dog behaviour and training. As the founder and Director of the San Francisco SPCA Academy for Dog Trainers, Jean leads a new generation of dog trainers to better understand of the research and science of canine behaviour. Jean's award-winning book, The Culture Clash, is a pivotal book in the dog trainer's library because it called into question many sacred assumptions about the origins of behaviour and behaviour problems. Jean lives in San Francisco area with her Chow, Buffy.
The world's leading authority on puppy training and dog behaviour, Dr. Ian Dunbar is a veterinarian, animal behaviourist and writer. The original creator and populariser of off-leash puppy classes, he has led a doggy revolution in fun, reward-based dog-friendly dog training.