Published May 28, 2003
by Sterling .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||96|
January book review Smart dog Vivian Vande Velde The book Smart dog is about a girl named Amy, who gets bullied by the most popular girl in 5th grade, until she was one day walking to school and comes across a black and white beagle who was looking quite lost/5. The Australian Cattle Dog sits outside of the top 50 in AKC's popularity rankings, but don't miss out on this smart breed. Alert, curious and pleasant, the high-energy herders do best with a job. I recommend this book for first time dog owners or for those of you that have a new addition to your family. Its easier to train a puppy than a adult dog that is already set in their ways. Much like people, if you are older you sorta already do /5(). Featuring panels on canine psychology, different dog breeds, information on how animals learn and the best way to teach them, How Smart Is Your Dog? is the ideal companion to your training. From basic obedience skills for your puppy to advanced agility routines, your pet will have fun learning--and hopefully you will too.5/5(1).
Your job is to find a breed that suits your lifestyle and to focus on bringing out the best in your dog. Top Dogs In his bestselling book, The Intelligence of Dogs, neuropsychologist Stanley Coren, PhD, focuses on trainability as a marker of intelligence. This little book could literally save your dog's life one day. I think many dog owners assume that dogs will "self-teach" themselves to come when called, or think that it's a natural behavior for a dog to return to its owner unprompted. It's not! It needs to be taught, and with this book you will be able to teach your dog in a fun, easy way/5. This test will show how rebelliously smart your pet is. The Reasoning Test This treat test gives owners a quick look at how fast their pups use reason to solve : Kelli Bender. "Smart Dog" doesn't quite measure up to Ms. Vande Velde's best ("A Hidden Magic," for example), but still I found it an enjoyable read: Sherlock and his rescuers are likable characters, the school bully gets her comeuppance, and all ends happily. If you like humorous dog stories, you might also want to read Peter Dickinson's "Chuck and Danielle."/5(12).
Featuring panels on canine psychology, different dog breeds, information on how animals learn and the best way to teach them, How Smart Is Your Dog? is the ideal companion to your training. From basic obedience skills for your puppy to advanced agility routines, your pet will have fun learning—and hopefully you will : A few professional details: I am focused on offering experienced-based puppy and dog info with humor. Author of nine pet-related books including the best-selling My Smart Puppy, How to Train Your Dog to Come and Childproofing Your Dog, Sarah knows all about dog and puppy training. Over professional dog obedience judges ranked dog breeds on the basis of their intelligence; the list below is the result. But remember, as Stanley Coren notes in his book The Intelligence of Dogs, depending upon your lifestyle, it may be more difficult to live with a more intelligent, rather than a less intelligent dog. We know: You were totally joking when you said your dog could get into Harvard. But if you’re still curious about where your dog’s IQ ranks, take this quiz. It just may surprise you. Spoiler alert: Smart or dumb, each one is still the perfect cuddle buddy.