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Top 10 dog training books

We've collated a list of the top 10 dog training books based on the number of times a book appears in top 10 lists when searched.
There are lots of top 10 dog book lists, so we decided to combine them by creating a list based on the number of times a book appeared in other top 10 dog book lists. To do this we searched for 'Top 10 dog friendly books' in google and created our list from the first page of results.
101 Dog Tricks101 Dog Tricks

1. 101 Dog Tricks: Step by Step Activities to Engage, Challenge, and Bond with Your Dog

Appeared 6 times.
101 Dog Tricks is the largest trick book on the market and the only one presenting fullcolor photos of each trick and its training steps. The stepbystep approach, difficulty rating, and prerequisites, allow readers to start training immediately.
Zak George Dog Training RevolutionZak George Dog Training Revolution

2. Zak George’s Dog Training Revolution: The Complete Guide to Raising the Perfect Pet with Love

Appeared 5 times.
Zak George is a new type of dog trainer. A dynamic YouTube star and Animal Planet personality with a fresh approach, Zak helps you tailor training to your dog's unique traits and energy level--leading to quicker results and a much happier pet.

3. Puppy Training for Kids

Appeared 4 times.
Zak George is a new type of dog trainer. A dynamic YouTube star and Animal Planet personality with a fresh approach, Zak helps you tailor training to your dog's unique traits and energy level--leading to quicker results and a much happier pet.
The Art of raising a puppy bookThe Art of raising a puppy book

4. The Art Of Raising A Puppy: Revised and Updated

Appeared 4 times.
Everything you need to know about the crucial first months of your puppy's life. From the decision to adopt a puppy through the practical steps of choosing the right breed, preparing your home, caring for your new charge and practising basic obedience exercises, the Monks of New Skete offer clear, compassionate guidelines for raising a puppy.
How to be your dogs best friendHow to be your dogs best friend

5. How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend: The Classic Training Manual for Dog Owners

Appeared 3 times.
For nearly a quarter century HOW TO BE YOUR DOG'S BEST FRIEND has been the standard against which all other dog-training books have been measured. This new, expanded edition, with a fresh, new design and new photographs throughout, preserves the best features of the original classic while bringing the book fully up-to-date.
Cesars WayCesars Way

6. Cesar's Way: The Natural, Everyday Guide to Understanding and Correcting Common Dog Problems

Appeared 3 times.
In CESAR'S WAY, Cesar Millan - US dog expert and star of National Geographic Channel's hit show Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan - helps you see the world through the eyes of your dog so you can finally eliminate problem behaviours.

7. Training the Best Dog Ever: A 5-Week Program Using the Power of Positive Reinforcement

Appeared 3 times.
Training the Best Dog Ever, originally published in hardcover as The Love That Dog Training Program, is a book based on love and kindness. It features a program of positive reinforcement and no-fail techniques that author Dawn Sylvia-Stasiewicz used to train the White House dog,
Decoding your dogDecoding your dog

8. Decoding Your Dog: Explaining Common Dog Behaviors and How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones

Appeared 3 times.
"Although this book has a scientific basis, it was written in a manner that is easily understandable for laypersons. Decoding Your Dog will be a valuable addition to the library of any small-animal practitioner or dog owner." -Angela Bockelman, DVM, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
Lucky Dog LessonsLucky Dog Lessons

9. Lucky Dog Lessons: Train Your Dog in 7 Days

Appeared 3 times.
The celebrity dog trainer and Emmy-winning star of the CBS show Lucky Dog shares his training system to transform any dog—from spoiled purebred puppy to shelter-shocked rescue—into a model companion in just seven days.
before and after getting your puppybefore and after getting your puppy

10. Before and After Getting Your Puppy: The Positive Approach to Raising a Happy, Healthy, and Well-Behaved Dog

Appeared 3 times.
A revolution for dogs: Very few dog trainers have not been influenced by Dr. Ian Dunbar’s dog-friendly philosophy. In the 1970s, Dr. Ian Dunbar sparked a dramatic shift in puppy training — away from leash corrections and drill-sergeant adult dog training classes based on competitive obedience and toward a positive approach using toys, treats, and games as rewards for teaching basic manners, preventing behavior problems, and modifying temperament.