How Dogs Learn

Version: Unabridged
Author: Mary R. Burch , Jon S. Bailey
Narrator: Christopher Solimene
Genres: Marriage & Family
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Published In: January 2017
Length: 3 minutes
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Overview

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.

Author Details

Author Details

Burch, Mary R.

Mary R. Burch, PhD, is a certified applied animal behaviorist. Considered an international expert on the subject of therapy dogs, she is the author of Citizen Canine, among other books.

Bailey, Jon S.

Jon S. Bailey, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Florida State University, is a founding director of the International Behavior Analysis Certification Board. In 2005, he received the Distinguished Service to Behavior Analysis Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis.