Voyageur Press, January 22, 2010You may read a number of reviews at Amazon.comDue to a change in USDA policy, the publisher lost its license agreement and was no longer able to produce this book using the 4-H logo and name. This book is out of print. Amazon offers used copies for sale.Editorial Reviews From School Library JournalGrade 5 Up—This is not simply a how-to-train book; it is also a guide to cultivating a respectful relationship with your dog. The excellent information is comprehensive, and it is presented in a clear and detailed style. The author covers different training methods, discussing the tools needed from food to collar selection. Using this manual, dog owners can move through the basics (sit, down, etc.) to obedience competition and fun tricks and activities. The high-quality, full-color photos, featuring 4-Hers with their pets, are exceedingly well matched to the text. They capture the unique bond between the dog and its owner as the pups often gaze in rapt attention at their person. A good sampling of sizes and breeds appear in the photos. Even some unique skills such as turning off lights and pulling clothes out of a dryer and putting them in a basket are illustrated and explained. Readers who are serious about learning how to train their dog effectively will find this book an invaluable and interesting resource that will make that special bond even more rewarding. This guide is definitely Best in Show quality.—Carol Schene, formerly at Taunton Public Schools, MA (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc.
Dog Training & Tricks
Voyageur Press, September 15, 2014First published in 2010 as 4-H Guide to Dog Training & Dog Tricks by Voyageur Press.This book replaces the original that is out of print.
Dog Algebra: When Positive
Reinforcement Fails To Solve
CreateSpace Oct 1, 2012
Sometimes things just don't add up. Using positive reinforcement to train a dog can be a fun, rewarding, and successful endeavor.... until a cat saunters into the room. Using food to redirect Buster’s attention away from Miss Kitty is often recommended, and as often it fails to diminish Buster’s fascination with felines. When Cat = 100 and Hotdog = 4, there's little chance that the dog will simply take his focus off kitty, especially if he's not hungry. In DOG ALGEBRA, Tammie Rogers solves the equation by offering a simple, straightforward, natural, and effective way to overcome training situations that positive reinforcement fails to resolve.
The Sweet Scent of Hay: One
CreateSpace April 14, 2014A memior. The Sweet Scent of Hay chronicals the author’s spiritual journey from childhood until she experienced an awakening that caused her to rethink everything she thought to be true.
10 Most Common Mistakes
Dog Owners Make: And How
to Resolve Them!
CreateSpace September 28, 2017
Whether you are hesitant, disillusioned or perplexed about your connection with your dog, Tammie Rogers can help you achieve an effective and powerful bond with your cherished companion.Relying upon her thirty years of experience teaching dogs and their people, Rogers offers an honest, compassionate and dependable approach to solve ten of the most common problems that plague dog owners. Focusing on dog as a unique species that needs our benevolence and understanding, 10 Most Common Mistakes Dog Owners Make successfully presents a way to communicate with dogs in a confident, considerate and trusting manner.Socialization, pulling on the leash, nipping and biting, as well as tackling situations when others sabotage your relationship with your dog are some of the topics which are explored in detail. The information presented is comprehensive, unique and inspired. It is clear that Rogers has knowledge about canines that anyone can use to forge a sensible, kind and cooperative relationship with their dog.