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Canine Body Language

Canine Body Language
By Brenda Aloff


372 Pages | Paperback

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Ever wish you could talk to your dog? With the help of this book, you can! This book is your guide to understanding your dog better, something that all of us who are lovers of dogs wish to do.

Training your dog becomes much easier when communication is flowing back and forth between you and your dog, which is exactly what happens when you observe dog signals and interpret them correctly.

Table of Contents
Dogs and Language

Section 1: Expressions of an Emotional State

Relaxed & Neutral
Confidence
Curiosity
Rolling
Companionship
Stress Signals
Fear
Caution
Anxiety & Avoidance
Smile, Smile, Smile
Larko Meets Sheep

Section 2: Calming & Negotiation Signals

Blinking
Look Away
Tongue Flick
Sniffing
Shake Off
Scratching
Yawning
Paw Lifts
Puppy Licking
Group Stay & Calming Signals

Section 3: Neutral & Friendly

Butt Sniff
Inguinal Sniff
Friendly
Greeting I Love You Stretch
Greeting
Group Look away
Pass By

Section 4: Space Invaders

Aggression
Alerting & Targeting
Correction
Warning
Guarding
Guarding Among Friends
Rylie & Emma
This is my Territory!

Section 5: Predation

Excitement
Prey Bow
Stalking
Pursuit

Section 6: Play

Dogs at Play
Play Biting
Play Bow
Play Sequence: Role Change
Play Sequence: Prey-Predator
Play Sequence: Conflict & Break
Play Gone Wrong

Section 7: Its the Quiz Section

Quiz

Quiz Answers





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