Recommended Reading & Viewing

The following are great reading if you are interested in more information on behavior and training:

Don't Shoot the Dog
By Karen Pryor

Reaching the Animal Mind
By Karen Pryor
Sequel to Don't Shoot the Dog. You can see more about it at

Getting Started: Clicker Training for Dogs
By Karen Pryor

Getting Started: Clicker Training for Cats
By Karen Pryor

Karen Pryor i-Click Dog Training Clicker

Culture Clash
By Jean Donaldson
Also read: Dogs Are From Neptune

Animals in Translation
By Temple Grandin

Animals Make Us Human
By Temple Grandin
This is Temple Grandin's sequel to "Animals in Translation," it is a wonderful book for those interested in learning more about our animal friends.

Temple Grandin - an HBO original movie based on the life of Temple Grandin

How to Teach a New Dog Old Tricks
By Dr. Ian Dunbar

Before You Get Your Puppy
By Dr. Ian Dunbar


"After YouGet Your Puppy"
By Dr. Ian Dunbar

The Other End of the Leash
by Patricia B. McConnell, PhD

How to Speak Dog
by Stanley Coren

Click to Calm
by Emma Parsons

Tail Talk
by Sophie Collins

What is My Cat Thinking?
by Gwen Bailey

Excel-erated Learning
By Pamela J. Reid, PhD

The Dog Whisperer
by Paul Owens

Help for Your Fearful Dog
by Nicole Wilde

Chase! Managing Your Dog's Predatory Instincts
by Clarissa von Reinhardt