1 Nov Having your children train the family dog to perform tricks is an ideal way to build a safe and respectful relationship early on, to build a bond. Kyra and her Sundance Dog Team of Weimaraners perform live acrobatic shows, and Kyra is best known for her first book, ” Dog Tricks” which has been. Kyra Sundance is a world-acclaimed Stunt Dog Show performer, celebrity dog books including the international besteller Dog Tricks (translated into

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That way, you can try the sport out on your own at home, without the commitment of signing up for a class.

101 Dog Tricks: Step by Step Activities to Engage, Challenge, and Bond with Your Dog

Or even a website? The purpose of this book is not to provide guidance on potty training or correcting behavioral issues. Learn games designed to help overcome common fears of sounds, people or even vacuum cleaners. I was able to use a lot of these recommendation to train him in several tricks. Then, you go one step further: This is a wonderful dog training book.

Great photos, descriptions, and sense of humor made reading this book a pleasure. It is all pictures, with step-by-step notes. Kyra also has bought into a lot of the dominance theory baloney and insists that you do things like make the dog lose when you play tug together.

Email or Phone Password Forgot account? Good book, super overwhelming. As a professional dog trainer, I recommend this book to all of my students.

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Oct 29, Donna Ferber rated it really liked it. Apr 01, Rebecca rated it really liked it. I was personally glad that it did not use the clicker as I find them inconvenient. The accompanying deck of 30 trick cards illustrate the step-by-steps of the tricks themselves, and are excellent teaching tools for the working, training, and bonding sessions outlined in the workbook.

Young puppies are not yet well-tuned to humans, and respond better to a clicker than to a voice. It’s every dog trricks privilege that Kyra and Chalcy took time from their performing schedule to share their secrets in Dog Tricks.

Trjcks Sundance is a world-acclaimed Stunt Dog Show performer, celebrity dog trainer, and internationally bestselling author. If we didn’t want to be humbled, we’d just run marathons. Feb 08, Iloha rated it really liked it Shelves: There are beginner, intermediate, and advance tricks for all dogs. Trick training is a great way to bond with your dog and help him integrate into your family.

I haven’t gone through the whole book with my dog and never will. Dec 07, Danielle kyfa it liked it Shelves: But there is a large variety of things to teach your dog successfully. The beginning is more detailed than the rest of the book to give the reader an idea of how training is done and I like that.

But there are a lot or good ideas here, and some of the tips are very helpful. Tricks range from easy to difficult.

The step-by-step approach, difficulty rating, and prerequisites, allow readers to start training immediately. Jan 03, Ashley rated it it was ok. At first glance it may appear too hard.

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Return to Book Page. This book is As a professional dog trainer, I recommend this book to all of my students. Trivia About Dog Tricks: You’ll either teach them early on that the cue doesn’t mean anything or that the cue means to do it with the mistakes you had in practice. The book lays out some basic groundwork for tricks for dog and trainer and then builds on those, chaining behaviors that lead to more elaborate tricks.

So I tried her method. It offers a way to bond with your dog as you strive toward common goals and delight in your successes. This book is a winner. I wanted to do a sequence of stick em’ up standing on his hind legs and then do a fake gun bang with my hand which would be the signal for him to roll over dead.

101 Dog Tricks

Every trick is not for every dog! An anxious dog or a terrier would give up on training altogether While the ideas for tricks were fun, the training technique often used unnecessary punishment during training, and used a lot of luring and physically pushing the dog into position. Positive reinforcement, play training, jackpot, prey drive motivators, setting goals, keeping focus.

It was not only helpful, useful and funny but was also doh enjoyable. This is the best dog training book I have read. Want to Read saving…. For a more in-depth review, please visit McSquare Doodlesmy blog about training our two Labradoodles to become certified therapy dogs. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

It gives you many ideas and shows you how Kyra Sundance is a renowned trainer who has produced many books in the past.