TRAINING THE WORKING RETRIEVER
Author: Anthea Lawrence
Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS, Sep 2009
Thorough exercises accompanied by photos demonstrate how to turn a retriever into everything from a well-behaved family pet to a show dog or dog that works on shoots. Color photos t/out; 7.5x9.5 inches, 240 pgs.
? A guide for training any retriever breed
? Offers help for training everything from family dogs to show pets
? Extensive details and photographs help explain training exercises
Training the Working Retriever offers help on training any retriever breed. Thorough exercises accompanied by photographs demonstrate how to turn a retriever into everything from a well-behaved family pet to a show dog or dog that works on shoots. Topics such as reward-based treatment, potential problems, and puppy care are all covered.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Anthea Lawrence is a Kennel Club Accredited Instructor who has owned and worked with golden retrievers for more than 25 years. She trains a variety of dogs in group and individual classes. She lives in England.