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Fun Tricks and Tips for Bonding with Cats and Dogs

Looking for fun ways to give your three-legged cat or dog the mental and physical exercise he needs to stay fit and hoppy as a Tripawd? Here are some suggestions for you.

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Trick Training for Cats: Smart Fun with the Clicker

The perfect resource to nurture the talents and relieve the boredom of your tame little tiger.

Cats are clever animals and are often hopelessly under-stimulated in indoor life. This book shows cat owners how to nurture their cat both in body and mind and how to teach them a variety of different tricks and exercises using clicker training in a cat-friendly way. Great fun for owner and cat, this guide walks owners through planning and preparing training; explains the three paths to the perfect trick: shaping, luring, and capturing; and demonstrates how to smooth the path to the first tricks. It covers such easy tricks as begging, jumping over an obstacle, rolling over, and washing; offers solutions to possible difficulties, and includes directions for trick training with more than one cat.

Felinestein: Pampering the Genius in Your Cat

Help Your Cat PURRFORM His Best!

Research has proven that you can make your cat smarter. Whether your cat is gifted or intellectually challenged, you can help him become a certified Felinestein — a more effective communicator, better problem solver, and faster learner.

Felinestein includes 100 games and activities, some for every type of owner and every personality of cat, that will get your cat exploring, thinking, and making decisions. Incorporating just a few of these challenges into your cat’s life will spark his brain power and enrich his life. Most importantly, it will help the two of you bond on a whole new level.

Cat Training in 10 Minutes

Don’t think your cat can learn to come on command, perch on your shoulder, or walk on a leash? Think again! Cat Training in 10 Minutes shows you how to teach your cat to perform simple tricks in just minutes a day. Author Miriam Fields-Banineau has first-hand, professional experience in training cats for television and film. Cat Training in 10 Minutes not only provides the how-to of trick training, but also includes interviews with professional cat trainers working in the entertainment industry.

Cat Training in 10 Minutes will help you to: —Keep your cat from becoming bored —Spend more quality time with your feline —Learn more about your cat’s personality —Show off your cat’s newfound abilities to friends and family.

How to Teach a New Dog Old Tricks

Fun training with toys, treats, lures and rewards. Easy and effective, dog-friendly techniques for teaching a new puppy old tricks (such as basic manners), or for teaching an older dog that is new to training.

Heralded by many dog trainers as ‘the best dog training book ever written’. A comprehensive workbook for the motivated dog owner, comprising sections on basic off-leash obedience, temperament modification, behavior troubleshooting, training theory and health care. The definitive text for lure/reward training philosophy.

Totally Positive Dog Tricks, Games, & Exercise (Positive Reinforcement Dog Training Series: Book 3)

Did you know exercise and mental stimulation is the key to having a happy well behaved dog? Do you want to enhance the relationship and trust between you and your dog with activities they will love you for?

This book will show you how to do exactly that in fun and varied ways.
Dog Tricks, Games and Exercise is the third book in this successful series, and includes:

• Many Impressive Tricks made Simple
• Agility Exercises, Weaving, Fetching, Catching, Tracking and Finding
• How to use the Amazing Target Stick to teach more Advanced Tricks
• The Keys to the Perfect Training Session
• And much more….

It contains invaluable information on positive reinforcement and reward based training. It will help you plan the perfect dog training session, recognize signs of stress during training and even gives you some ideas if you would like to attempt more formal training.

A must for any dog owner who wants a canine trickster, this book will give you many happy hours of dog training fun. Dog Tricks, Games and Exercise is a perfect complement to the rest of our dog training series.

101 Dog Tricks: Step by Step Activities to Engage, Challenge, and Bond with Your Dog

101 Dog Tricks is the largest trick book on the market and the only one presenting full-color photos of each trick and its training steps. The step-by-step approach, difficulty rating, and prerequisites, allow readers to start training immediately. Tips and trouble-shooting boxes cover common problems, while “build-on” ideas suggest more complicated tricks which build on each new skill.

No special tools (such as clickers) or knowledge of specific training methods are required. Trick training is a great way to bond with your dog and help him integrate into your family. It keeps him mentally and physically challenged and helps to establish paths of communication between you. Many tricks build skills needed for common dog sports, dog dancing, and dog therapy work. It’s every dog lover’s privilege that Kyra and Chalcy took time from their performing schedule to share their secrets in 101 Dog Tricks.

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