image131 ~ American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior (AVSAB)position statements: 

Dominance - AVSAB dispels the myths surrounding this overused and often missed used term. 

Punishment - Understand its use and potential for adverse effects. 

Socialization - Learn about the importance of socialization in puppies. ~ A wonderful source for training and behavior books. ~ A great website providing excellent information about living and working with a fearful dog (most aggression is based in fear).

image132 ~ A camp for you and your dog. It's the most fun you can have with your canine pals! ~ A great resource with lots of free information and downloads to help you train your dog. ~ "We aim to strengthen the bond between dogs and their people by:" 

  • Teaching how to read dogs' body language to understand their emotional states 
  • Teaching why dogs do what they do