Resource Library

HSHA offers numerous resources for pet owners and their pets. Each is designed to address a specific topic of interest to pet owners. The following resources are for informational purposes only and are not intended as veterinary, behavioral, or legal counsel.

Dog Resources


Dog Books

  • 4-H Guide to Dog Training and Dog Tricks, by Tammie Rogers
  • American Kennel Club Dog Care and Training, by American Kennel Club
  • Click to Calm, by Emma Parsons
  • Dog Perfect, by Sarah Hodgson
  • Dog Training for Dummies, by Joachim Volhard
  • Dog-Friendly Dog Training, by Andrea Arden
  • Don’t Dump the Dog, by Randy Grim
  • Everything You Need to Know About House Training, by Lori Verne
  • Good Dog 101, Easy Lessons to Train Your Dog, by Cristine Dahl
  • Housetrain Your Dog Now, by Krista Cantrell
  • How to Speak Dog, by Stanley Coren
  • New Complete Dog Training Manual, by Bruce Fogle
  • On Talking Terms With Dogs, by Turid Rugass
  • Starmark Clicker Training for Your Dog, by Starmark
  • The Dog Whisperer, by Paul Owens
  • When Pigs Fly—Training Success for Impossible Dogs, by Jane Killion 


Cat Resources


General Pet Resources


Other


"Pittie Corner" - Pit Bull Resources

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