Book Recommendations

The following are books about dog and cat behavior and training that our Animal Behavior team recommend.

 

Cats – General

Think Like a Cat, by Pam Johnson-Bennett

The Cat Whisperer, by Mieshelle Nagelschneider

 

Cats – Problem Behavior

Starting From Scratch: How to Correct Behavior Problems in Your Adult Cat, by Pam Johnson-Bennett

The Cat Who Cried for Help, by Nicholas Dodman

ComPETability: Solving Behavior Problems in Your Multi-Cat Household, by Amy Shojai

The Fastidious Feline: How to Treat and Prevent Litter Box Problems, by Patricia McConnell

 

Dogs – General

Before You Get Your Puppy, by Ian Dunbar;
can be downloaded for free here: http://www.dogstardaily.com/free-downloads

After You Get Your Puppy, by Ian Dunbar;
can be downloaded for free here: http://www.dogstardaily.com/free-downloads

Love Has No Age Limit – Welcoming an Adopted Dog into Your Home, by Patricia McConnell and Karen London

Family Friendly Dog Training, by Patricia McConnell and Aimee Moore

How to Behave So Your Dog Behaves, by Sophia Yin

Positive Perspectives – Love Your Dog, Train Your Dog, by Pat Miller

 

Dogs- Problem Behavior

Mine! A Practical Guide to Resource Guarding in Dogs, by Jean Donaldson

The Cautious Canine: How to Help Dogs Conquer Their Fears, by Patricia McConnell

I’ll Be Home Soon: How to Prevent and Treat Separation Anxiety, by Patricia McConnell

ComPETability: Solving Behavior Problems in Your Multi-Dog Household, by Amy Shojai

Way to Go! How to Housetrain a Dog of Any Age, by Karen London and Patricia McConnell

The Dog Who Loved Too Much, by Nicholas Dodman

Living with Kids and Dogs – Without Losing Your Mind, by Colleen Pelar

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