Ã?dám Miklósi is a Reader in Biology and the Head of the Department of Ethology at the Eötvös University in Budapest, Hungary. He was awarded a Doctor of Science by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in 2005 and has more the 40 refereed publications on dog behaviour to his name.
Dogs are being studied in comparative cognitive sciences as well as genetics, ethology, and many more areas. As the number of published studies increases, this book aims to give the reader an overview of the state of the art on dog research, with an emphasis on social behavior and socio-cognitive skills. It represents a valuable resource for students, veterinarians, dog specialists, or anyone who wants deeper knowledge of his or her canine companion.Reviews the state of the art of research on dog social interactions and cognitionIncludes topics on dog-dog as well as dog-human interactionsFeatures contributions from leading experts in the field, which examine current studies while highlighting the potential for future research
Does your dog feel guilt? Is she pretending she can't hear you? Does she want affection—or just your sandwich? In their New York Times bestselling book The Genius of Dogs, husband and wife team Brian Hare and Vanessa Woods lay out landmark discoveries from the Duke Canine Cognition Center and other research facilities around the world to reveal how your dog thinks and how we humans can have even deeper relationships with our best four-legged friends.
Breakthroughs in cognitive science have proven dogs have a kind of genius for getting along with people that is unique in the animal kingdom. This dog genius revolution is transforming how we live and work with dogs of all breeds, and what it means for you in your daily life with your canine friend.
With <I>BAT 2.0</I>, trainer/author Grisha Stewart has completely overhauled <i>Behavior Adjustment Training (BAT)</i> to create a new efficient and practical tool for dog reactivity. <I>BAT 2.0</I> builds resilience and self-reliance by giving dogs safe opportunities to learn about people, dogs, or other “triggers.” Clear enough for all readers to follow, this book also includes technical tips and bonus chapters just for dog behavior professionals.<br><br>
<strong>Learn how to:</strong><br>
Rehabilitate aggression, frustration, and fear.<br>
Use survival skills to prevent reactivity on walks and at home. <br>
Use a long line to safely maximize your dog’s freedom of movement.<br>
Apply Grisha’s BAT philosophy to all dogs and puppies...and get your life back! <br><br>