Books


Wiggles and Wags Canine Cookbook

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Author and MABCR volunteer Barbara Ellis has compiled a canine cookbook. This fully indexed, spiral-bound cookbook is called the “Wiggles and Wags Canine Cookbook” and has a plastic protective cover too! The cookbook includes over 90 recipes for canine snacks and treats that you can make at home. It also comes with a really nice copper, bone-shaped cookie cutter from Boston Mountain Cookie Cutters. The book also includes stories about rescued dogs! Cover art provided by artist Raven O'Keefe.

 

The cost is $20 plus $5 for shipping and handling. Contact Barbara for details!

 

The book includes sections on Rolled Cookies, Drop Cookies, Bread Machine Biscuits, Brownies and Other Treats, and Puppy Party Recipes. The recipes have been taste tested and given an approving two paws up!

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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General Training

BEGINNING FAMILY DOG TRAINING by Patricia McConnell

 

Summary: Use lure/reward techniques to get a great start towards the perfect family dog! The basics for beginners whether you're in class or working alone, and a good hand-out for instructors or breeders! (1996 paperback, 67 pages)

 

Price: $11.95

 


BRINGING LIGHT TO SHADOW - A DOG TRAINER'S DIARY by Pamela Dennison

 

Summary: New from Dogwise Publishing! Learn how difficult it is, even for a professional dog trainer, to handle a dog with a past - and a temper too. From the diary of a trainer who refused to give up while using positive, no-force training methods. Every dog trainer will enjoy reading this fascinating story. (2004 paperback, 235 pages)

 

Price: $19.95

 


THE CAUTIOUS CANINE by Patricia McConnell

 

Summary: How to help dogs conquer their fears with desensitization and counter conditioning. Step by step method can be used for any problem behavior that is motivated by fear - even for people! (1999 paperback, 30 pages)

 

Price: $6.95

 


COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO POSITIVE DOG TRAINING by Pamela Dennison

 

Summary: Fascinating insights into how dogs learn and communicate, proven pointers for training without punishment, and expert tips for incorporating training into your daily routine. (2003 paperback, 270 pages)

 

Price: $14.95

 


DON'T SHOOT THE DOG by Karen Pryor

 

Summary: Use behavioral training on people, dogs and other animals to make changes! End undesirable behavior; learn "affection training". Our best selling book! (1999 paperback, 188 pages)

 

Price: $14.95

 

 

 

 

Raw Foods and Nutrition

COMPLETE HERBAL HANDBOOK FOR THE DOG & CAT by Juliette de Bairacli Levy

 

Summary: Dog and cat owners are becoming increasingly concerned about the safety of processed pet food and the possible side-effects of over-use of antibiotics and hormone treatments. This new up-dated edition covers natural rearing, herbal medicine and disease prevention.

 

Price: $15.95

 


GIVE YOUR DOG A BONE by Ian Billinghurst

 

Summary: A runaway best seller based on the concept that a natural, raw food-based diet is best for your dog. Learn how to feed your dog(s) for maximum health, low cost and low environmental impact using raw, whole foods. Contains valuable nutritional information for anyone who is involved with dogs, including vets, vet students, breeders and dog owners. Ships the next business day.

 

Price: $27.95

 


Donations


You can help rescued Border Collies immediately by making a tax deductible donation to Mid-Atlantic Border Collie Rescue (MABCR) through PayPal. All donations to Mid-Atlantic Border Collie Rescue go towards caring for rescued Border Collies! You can direct your donation to the Fearing-Lowder Medical Fund or to our general fund. Donations of any size are gratefully accepted.

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