What’s It About?
A practical how-to guide on resource guarding – food bowl, object, bed, crate, owner, etc. – in dogs. Contents include: aggression basics, nature of resource guarding, kinds of resource guarding, behaviorist vs. medical models, recognizing guarding, prognosis, safety tools, treatment overview, management, desensitization and counterconditioning, resource sample hierarchies, generalization, troubleshooting, body handling desensitization, operant conditioning.
Winner of the DWAA Maxwell Award for 2002, Training and Behavior Book.
About the Author
Jean has over 30 years experience in dog behaviour and training and is the Founder and Director of the San Francisco SPCA Academy for Dog Trainers. Jean is author of the award winning book, The Culture Clash
Published 2002 Dogwise Publishing