Resources

Arfordable Dog Training does have any personal connection with these organizations or individuals and receives no compensation for our endorsement.

Websites
Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers
http://www.ccpdt.org/

The Association for Professional Dog Trainers
https://www.apdt.com/

Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.)
https://mydoghasclass.com/

AKC’s Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Program
http://www.akc.org/products-services/training-programs/canine-good-citizen/what-is-canine-good-citizen/

iSpeakdog
http://www.ispeakdog.org/

ASPCA Pro
https://www.aspcapro.org/training

Periodicals
The Whole Dog Journal
https://www.whole-dog-journal.com/

The Bark
https://thebark.com/

Books
The Power of Positive Dog Training by Pat Miller
How Dogs Learn by Mary R. Burch, Ph.D. and Jon S. Bailey, Ph. D.
How to Speak Dog by Stanley Coren
Training for Both Ends of the Leash by Kate Perry and Yvonne Conza
The Culture Clash by Jean Donaldson
Inside of a Dog by Alexandra Horowitz
Don’t Shoot the Dog! The New Art of Teaching and Training by Karen Pryor
How to Behave So Your Dog Behaves, 2nd Edition by Sophia Yin

Videos
Resource Guarding
https://www.facebook.com/DogCharming/videos/1817954671583669/UzpfSTc3NDAzNTIwMjc0NzQ2MToxMTM0MTcyNDcwMDY3MDY0/

Gentle Leader Using Positive Reinforcement
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fwwza5ifEt8

Muzzle Training Using Positive Reinforcement
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1F-x0yYPC5Y

Apps
Dog Decoder – Available through Google Play and the App Store.

Facebook Groups
Canine Enrichment
https://www.facebook.com/groups/canineenrichment/

Scientific Studies and References
Removing the Prong Collar:
https://www.sfspca.org/prong/studies

Reward-Based Training vs. Aversive Methods:
https://www.companionanimalpsychology.com/2017/04/new-literature-review-recommends-reward.html