Over the last year or so, we’ve been pleased to be able to grow the NDT community over our various social media channels. We’re happy to announce our newest installment, the Your Dog Is Your Mirror Facebook page.
We certainly will not neglect the growing community at the main NDT page, but this will allow readers of the book a great introduction into the heart of the Natural Dog Training methodology. You’ll find information about upcoming events and book signings, as well as the latest buzz about the book. We hope to see you there!
Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter, at twitter.com/NaturalDog. Send us a Direct Message, and we’ll add you to our List of special friends. And if you’re not there yet, here is a link to our current NDT page on Facebook: Natural Dog Society.
Please always feel to post, give us your feedback, and let us know what’s on your mind! We truly do love hearing from you. Thanks to everyone who has made 2010 a great year, and we hope you’re looking forward to 2011 as much as we are.
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Books about Natural Dog Training by Kevin BehanIn Your Dog Is Your Mirror, dog trainer Kevin Behan proposes a radical new model for understanding canine behavior: a dog’s behavior and emotion, indeed its very cognition, are driven by our emotion. The dog doesn’t respond to what the owner thinks, says, or does; it responds to what the owner feels. And in this way, dogs can actually put people back in touch with their own emotions. Behan demonstrates that dogs and humans are connected more profoundly than has ever been imagined — by heart — and that this approach to dog cognition can help us understand many of dogs’ most inscrutable behaviors. This groundbreaking, provocative book opens the door to a whole new understanding between species, and perhaps a whole new understanding of ourselves.
|Natural Dog Training is about how dogs see the world and what this means in regards to training. The first part of this book presents a new theory for the social behavior of canines, featuring the drive to hunt, not the pack instincts, as seminal to canine behavior. The second part reinterprets how dogs actually learn. The third section presents exercises and handling techniques to put this theory into practice with a puppy. The final section sets forth a training program with a special emphasis on coming when called.|