If that's not enough, owning the book gives you access to information on Dr. She sees behavior house calls and lectures and teaches workshops on animal behavior, training, and low-stress pet handling in the U. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. Moving Dogs Around the Facility 10. Restraining Cats for Procedures 17. Yin shows the wrong way, and then the right way, to clearly illustrate exactly how and why a pet reacts the way she does.
This visual guide is the result of hundreds of hours of research and a dedication to intelligent and compassionate behavior modification in animals. May not include supplemental items like discs, access codes, dust jacket, etc. She closes the first section of the book with an examination of behavior modification methods, and how they are used and misused. Take some time to learn these approaches — it will be less stressful for people and animals, alike. Item may show signs of shelf wear. About this Item: CattleDog Publishing, 2009. Sophia Yin, author of the Small Animal Veterinary Nerdbook, is a veterinarian, applied animal behaviorist, author, and speaker.
This is a wonderful guide to training dogs the compassionate and scientific way. Operant Conditioning Basics Learning by Trial and Error 5. It is science-based information catalogued and referenced. If that's not enough, owning the book gives you access to information on Dr. Restraining Cats for Procedures 17. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! Restraint for Standard Positions in Cats 16. Counterconditioning Protocols for Dogs and Cats 19.
The benefits of low-stress handling are tremendous; practicing these refined handling skills will create a safer work environment, increase efficiency, and ultimately improve the bond between vet, pet, and client. Methods of Behavior Modification Section 3: From House to Hospital Exam Room--Making a Good First Impression 6. Determine which directions of movement forward, back, right, left, up, and down each hold controls. Restraint for Standard Positions in Cats 16. The second chapter, Dominance Vs. Below is a breakdown of the concepts covered in this book: Section 1: Recognizing the Early Signs of Problems: Fear; Dominance vs Unruly Behavior; Section 2: How Animals This book is an excellent resource for anyone that works with dogs and cats, especially those in a veterinary environment.
Dealing with Difficult Dogs 15. Alumni of the Low Stress Handling® Silver Certification course will be able to review course videos, and those of you who are currently enrolled in the ProProfs version can log in below and complete the course. If you are a trainer working with your local veterinary clinic and trying to demonstrate positive methods, I suggest bringing this book with you as an instructional tool that is sure to impress and engage your audience. Yin in person as well, and she is a wonderfully skilled vet and pet trainer. Operant Conditioning Basics Learning by Trial and Error 5. Since the beginning of the Silver Certification program in 2014, we have offered 4 levels of group discounts based on the size of a given group. I also recommend any book by Patricia McConnell who recommended this book on her website.
Transporting Cats Within the Hospital Section 4: Low-Stress Restraint Techniques 11. While it priced higher than most books that trainers and behavior counselors will consider, it is well worth the price and you will find yourself referring to this book again and again, as well as using it with clients and other dog care professionals to discuss animal behavior and the benefits of using positive, low-stress methods. Since then we have been on the constant look-out for new ways that we can make these courses available to you, our customers. Restraint for Standard Positions in Dogs 13. She concludes with recommendations for steps to prevent behavioral problems with puppies and kittens. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online. Learn how to position your body and adjust your movement to provide the direction and guidance the animal needs.
Over 1,600 photos and three hours of video clips make it easy to recognize poor handling methods that can cause behavior issues for a lifetime. Section four covers low-stress restraint techniques for use in the veterinary setting. The book is a bit expensive, but worth every penny. Is that endorsement an overstatement? This type of book is long overdue. Yin's new book is the ultimate guide for new and experienced trainers and anyone who regularly deals with animals and who wants to learn about gentle, humane techniques. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. A Service of CattleDog Publishing, the Legacy of Dr.
What is Low Stress Handling® Certification? One of the best resources for training staff from veterinarians to volunteers on how to appropriately handle patients. This visual guide is the result of hundreds of hours of research and a dedication to intelligent and compassionate behavior modification in animals. . Coursework for this Certification goes beyond the teaching available from Dr. Nonthreatening techniques are provided with photographs to illustrate the outcome.
Book is in typical used-Good Condition. I strongly recommend this book for veterinarians and veterinary technicians as well as for owners. Dealing with Difficult Dogs 15. This just about covers every low-stress positioning technique for dogs and cats in veterinary care. Learn more at her animal behavior website, drsophiayin. Book is in Used-Good condition. It is science-based information catalogued and referenced.