How Dogs Learn

  • by Mary R. Burch, Jon S. Bailey
  • Narrated by Christopher Solimene
  • 5 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

This book explores the fascinating science of operant conditioning, where science and dog training meet. How Dogs Learn discusses the basic principles of behavior and how they can be used to teach your dog new skills, diagnose problems, and eliminate unwanted behaviors. It's for anyone who wants to better understand the learning process in dogs. Every concept is laid out clearly and precisely, and its relevance to your dog and how you train is explained.


What the Critics Say

"This book should be on every animal trainer's is practical and very useful without sacrificing scientific and technical accuracy." (Jack Michael, PhD, Department of Psychology, Western Michigan University)


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Very good reference book!

It was so useful I've ordered the hard copy to keep as a reference. As a trainer I found it very helpful.
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- Illyria

not what I expected.

this book really left me with more questions than we're answered not really what I expected not what I thought I was intended for. the narrator is very monotone
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- Frederick O. Wright

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-31-2017
  • Publisher: Tantor Audio