Training Your Diabetic Alert Dog

Author: Rita Martinez Cpdt-K
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780988850811
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The Scent of Safety You can harness dogs' amazing sense of smell to manage your diabetes. Many dogs can perform this life-saving task, but they must be trained if you are to produce a reliable diabetic alert service dog (DAD). The authors bring to this book extensive experience in training for diabetic alert and assistance dog work in particular, and over half a century of training dogs for search & rescue, obedience, and therapy in general. They will guide you through this process step by step. This book helps diabetics train their own dog with the help of a professional trainer, and explains how to: o Select a great dog for alert work o Find and work with a qualified trainer o Understand how dogs detect changes in diabetic blood sugar levels o Train alerts and low/high blood sugar signals o Teach your dog to alert at night and in the car o Train other helpful skills such as Go for Help, trailing the diabetic, and retrieving useful items (glucometer, juice box, etc.) o Troubleshoot training difficulties o Locate additional resources on training and assistance dogs And when you are done, you will experience the freedom that comes from knowing a canine friend is looking out for you.

Until Tuesday

Author: Luis Carlos Montalvan
Publisher: Hachette Books
ISBN: 1401303765
Size: 46.47 MB
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A heartwarming dog story like no other: Tuesday, a lovable golden retriever, changes a former soldier's life forever. A highly decorated captain in the U.S. Army, Luis Montalván never backed down from a challenge during his two tours of duty in Iraq. After returning home from combat, however, his physical wounds and crippling post-traumatic stress disorder began to take their toll. He wondered if he would ever recover. Then Luis met Tuesday, a sensitive golden retriever trained to assist the disabled. Tuesday had lived among prisoners and at a home for troubled boys, and he found it difficult to trust in or connect with a human being--until Luis. Until Tuesday is the story of how two wounded warriors, who had given so much and suffered the consequences, found salvation in each other. It is a story about war and peace, injury and recovery, psychological wounds and spiritual restoration. But more than that, it is a story about the love between a man and dog, and how, together, they healed each other's souls.

101 Dog Tricks

Author: Kyra Sundance
Publisher: Quarry
ISBN: 1592533256
Size: 57.46 MB
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Performers Kyra and Chalcy illustrate each trick. Trick training is a great way to bond with your dog, help your dog integrate into your family, and keep him mentally and physically challenged. Includes: beg, bow, say your prayers, fetch the paper, find the remote, and more; also, step-by-step instructions to guide the trainer; troubleshooting tips to solve problems; and "build-on" ideas that encourage taking a mastered skill to the next level.--Publisher's description.

Training Your Own Service Dog

Author: Max Matthews
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781981443048
Size: 50.51 MB
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Hi, I'm Max Matthews, and training dogs, specifically Service Dogs is my life and passion. I have been experienced in training Service Dogs for over 30 years, and I put all of my knowledge and experience into this book. This book represents the lifetime of knowledge that I have acquired from training service dogs. I am retiring from my career as a Service Dog Trainer, to focus on creating books and other digital content to help consolidate my lifetime of Service Dog knowledge and insights into formats that can reach more people. I am going to be creating a Service Dog training video course and additional online internet courses. In the meantime, please enjoy my Kindle version, and paper book version as well. I hope you enjoy! Often times, the people that need help the most are unable to afford the training needed to go into a Service Dog. Sadly, there are many factors that a lot of people may be unaware of when attempting to train their own. This book is here to guide you down this journey. The benefits of training your own dog are priceless if you sufficiently follow the rules and steps outlined in this book. By following the guidance in this book, you are accepting an unbreakable bond you will create between you and your service dog - a bond that will mitigate your disability and award you with daily independence. Inside this book, you will learn everything you need to know about the laws that allow you to own and utilize your service dog. You will be well versed in how to properly assess and select a Service Dog, what type of Service Dog is best for you, and the ins and outs of why the selection process is so strict. You will also learn how to capture and keep your dog's attention even under high distraction and build that unbreakable bond. And most importantly, this book will help you build your dog's obedience - the very foundation that will make your dog the best Service Dog ever. This book will not leave you hanging when it is time to bring your well-mannered companion out to the town to apply everything you've learned and prepared for the access test. Finally, and arguably the most exciting part, teaching your dog the tasks that will gain you that independence! No matter your disability there is something for everyone in here. Read this book thoroughly, follow the step-by- step guides, and apply the lessons properly, then you and your dog will excel together! Buy this book NOW and start your journey to a better life today!

Toilet Training In Less Than A Day

Author: Nathan Azrin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 147679233X
Size: 30.35 MB
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THE CLASSIC GUIDE USED BY MILLIONS OF PARENTS! MAKE TOILET TRAINING A TOTAL SUCCESS -- IN ONLY A FEW HOURS! From two noted learning specialists, here is the amazing, scientifically proved Azrin-Foxx method that teaches toilet training quickly -- in less than four hours for the average child. And after that rewarding learning period, he or she will willingly use the toilet without assistance or a reminder! Also inside is a wealth of information on related topics, including: • Unexpected benefits -- your child's newfound pride and independence can increase eagerness to feed and dress him- or herself, and improve responsiveness to parental instruction • Pre-training techniques every parent should know • Bed-wetting problems -- and how this method can help end them • Happy children, happy parents -- how mastering toilet training benefits the whole family, increasing parents' personal time and deepening the parent-child connection. With more than 2 million copies sold, TOILET TRAINING IN LESS THAN A DAY is the one guide you'll need to make this significant transition a rewarding and pleasurable experience -- for both you and your toddler!

The Bikini Body 28 Day Healthy Eating Lifestyle Guide

Author: Kayla Itsines
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1250121485
Size: 68.47 MB
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Kayla Itsines Bikini Body Guide 28-minute workouts are energetic, high-intensity, plyometric training sessions that help women achieve healthy, strong bodies. Itsines’ Sweat with Kayla app is the best selling fitness app in the world for a reason. The Bikini Body 28-Day Healthy Eating & Lifestyle Guide is full of Kayla’s meal plans, recipes, and motivating information to help you live a healthy and balanced lifestyle. Kayla makes exercising and healthy eating achievable and fun. The Bikini Body 28-Day Healthy Eating & Lifestyle Guide features: - Kayla’s advice for a nutritious and sustainable diet - Over 200 recipes such as: Berry-Nana Smoothie Bowl Strawberries, Ricotta & Nutella Drizzle on Toast Peachy Keen Smoothie Super Green Baked Eggs Fruit Salad with Chia Seed Dressing Quinoa & Roast Vegetable Salad Moroccan Chicken Salad Asian Noodle Salad Stuffed Sweet Potato Chicken Paella Pad Thai with Chicken Zucchini Pasta Bolognese - 7-Day access to the Sweat with Kayla app - A 28-Day workout plan that has all the moves to accompany Kayla’s meal plan The Bikini Body 28-Day Healthy Eating & Lifestyle Guide is the ultimate tool to help you achieve your health and fitness goals.

Twenty One Days To A Trained Dog

Author: Dick Maller
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671251937
Size: 38.64 MB
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Guides owners of puppies and full-grown dogs in breaking such bad habits as chewing, barking, and chasing cars as well as training pets to follow advanced commands

Dog Training 101

Author: Kyra Sundance
Publisher:
ISBN: 1631593102
Size: 47.29 MB
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Sit! Stay! It's easy with Dog Training 101 Using a visually driven, playful presentation, Dog Training 101 offers step-by-step instructions every dog owner needs and wants to know as you care for and raise your canine best friend. From basic commands like sit, stay, and come to everything you'll need to prepare for a new dog's arrival, internationally renowned veteran dog trainer and author of the bestselling 101 Dog Tricks Kyra Sundance is your friendly and expert guide. Troubleshoot common problems like jumping on visitors or barking. Learn games designed to help overcome common fears of sounds, people or even vacuum cleaners. Whether you need help choosing the right dog, potty training, leash training, feeding or fetching Dog Training 101 will become your everyday best reference.

Equine Fitness

Author: Jec Aristotle Ballou
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603424636
Size: 36.58 MB
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Includes illustrated exercises and routines for horses of very age, ability and discipline, with conditioning aimed at improving soundness, stamina, longevity and quality of motion, in a book geared toward all types of riders, from backyard horse owners to competitive show riders. Original.

Canine Good Citizen Test In A Day For Dummies

Author: Jack Volhard
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118377028
Size: 10.24 MB
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Help your four-legged friend pass the Canine Good Citizen Test in a day? Easy! The AKC's Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Program is one of the most rapidly growing programs in the American Kennel Club. With useful tips and quick fixes that will put a stop to all sorts of bad habits, Canine Good Citizen Test In A Day For Dummies helps owners build solid relationships with their dog based on positive reinforcement, trust, and obedience. This handy little guide gives you a better understanding of the test itself, the essential skills tested, and the benefits of this unique training program. It covers the test's requirements and various elements, and is packed with expert tips and advice for mastering all ten sections of the test. A detailed description of the entire test's requirements and elements Tips and tricks for mastering each the of 10 sections of the test The do's and don'ts of taking the test Online component takes you beyond the book with bonus content and features Canine Good Citizen Test In A Day For Dummies gives you everything you need to help your dog master the skills and proficiencies necessary to pass the AKC's Good Canine Test.