As a new dog owner, or an experienced dog owner, there is always more we can learn about the best way to train and care for our dogs. The following resources provide up to date and reliable information for you and your family.

I am also happy to recommend books or articles for your specific situation, just give me a call and tell me about yourself and your canine companion.

Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers
Association of Professional Dog Trainers
British Columbia Veterinary Technologist Association
Dog Star Daily

Whale Done!, Ken Blanchard
The Power of Positive Relationships

Plenty in Life is Free, Kathy Sdao
Reflections on Dogs, Training and Finding Grace

The Other End of the Leash, Patricia McConnell
Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs

Bones Would Rain from the Sky, Suzanne Clothier
Deepening Our Relationship with Dogs

Reaching the Animal Mind, Karen Pryor
Clicker Training and What It Teaches Us about All Animals

Before You Get Your Puppy, available on Dog Star Daily

After You Get Your Puppy, available on Dog Star Daily

Teaching Tools
Teach your dog to drop using this instructional video. 
The Bucket Game
Jean Donaldson Head Halter Video
Preparing Fido, How to prepare your dog for baby

Friends and other Recommended Resources
Gentle Puppy Training
Camrose Kennels