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I’m grateful to the countless dog trainer authors who generously shared their knowledge in books, seminars, and courses. Some of these authors speak to a dog trainer public, but they offer such golden information I’d do you a disservice if I didn’t tell you about them. So here they are.

Dr. Ian Dunbar, Before and After Getting Your Puppy: The Positive Approach to Raising a Happy, Healthy, and Well-Behaved Dog and his websites www.DunbarAcademy.com and www.dogstardaily.com

Kathy Sdao, Plenty in Life is Free - Reflections on Dogs, Training and Finding Grace and her website http://www.kathysdao.com

Karen Pryor, Dog Trainer Foundations (Online Course) and her websites www.clickertraining.com and www.karenpryoracademy.com

Turid Rugaas, On Talking Terms With Dogs: Calming Signals and her website http://en.turid-rugaas.no

Turid Rugaas, Barking: The Sound of a Language (Dogwise Training Manual)

Jean Donaldson, The Culture Clash and her website https://academyfordogtrainers.com

Dr. Patricia B. McConnell, Ph.D, The Other End of the Leash: Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs and her website http://www.patriciamcconnell.com

Dr. Sophia Yin, How to Behave So Your Dog Behaves and her website https://drsophiayin.com

Pia Silvani, Raising Puppies & Kids Together and her website http://www.piasilvani.com

Pamela J. Reid Ph.D., EXCEL-ERATED LEARNING - Explaining in plain English how dogs learn and how best to teach them

Emily Larlham, www.dogmantics.com and free videos on her Youtube channel, Kikopup

Stonnie Dennis, www.kentuckycanine.com and free videos on his Youtube channel Stonnie Dennis

Anne Heritage, Bramble; The dog who wanted to live forever. The Somerset notes

Dr. Weston Price, Nutrition and Physical Degeneration. A Comparison of Primitive and Modern Diets and Their Effects