Pet forum for dogs cats and humans -

Pet forum for dogs cats and humans - (
-   Dog books - cat books - pet books (
-   -   Any suggestions? (

monkey04 February 20th, 2008 04:46 PM

Any suggestions?

I'm a recent board member at our local Humane Society and am trying to educate myself about dog/cat behaviours. All of our volunteers are wonderful and are there to try and help/save the animals, however, we live in a northern town and educated, professional animal trainers/vets/anything! are difficult to come by. I know this will not be a replacement for formal schooling, but at least it's a start.


sugarcatmom February 20th, 2008 07:27 PM

For cat behaviour, I recommend any of the books by certified animal behaviourist Pam Johnson-Bennett: [url][/url] "Think Like A Cat" and "Twisted Whiskers" would be a good place to start. For overall cat care, [url=]The Cat Bible[/url] by Tracie Hotchner is pretty good, and I'm also a big fan of [url=]Your Cat: Simple New Secrets to a Longer, Stronger Life[/url], by Dr. Elizabeth Hodgkins.

rainbow February 20th, 2008 07:34 PM

Perhaps the dog training and cat training forums here will be of some help....

:dog: [url][/url]

:cat: [url][/url]

sugarcatmom February 21st, 2008 08:54 PM

[url=]Dog Star Daily[/url] is a fantastic site for all things doggy. Check out the "Top Ten" section for a list of good books.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:52 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.