Break Time Pet Care

Providing  Dog Training and Behavior Consulting in Camas, Washougal and Vancouver, WA


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Great  Website Resources

​​​Training and Behavior

http://www.dogdaysnw.com-Joan Armstrong owner of Dog Days Dog Training has a number of instructors for  pet and competition dog training, Vancouver, WA Full range of class offerings from novice to experienced, as well as reactive dog classes. Also host to numerous training seminars in a variety of subjects

www.animalbehaviorclinic.net - Animal Behavior Clinic- Dr Pachel, Board Certified Veterinary Behaviorist in Portland, OR - the finest in behavioral help for your cat or dog.​​

www.apdt.com/pet-owners- Association of Professional Dog Trainers- educational association with a wealth of up to date training knowledge

www.peaceablepaws.com – articles by Pat Miller, training editor of “The Whole Dog Journal”, author, and trainer at Peaceable Paws, near Hagerstown, MD


www.legacycanine.com - Terry Ryan - Legacy, an organization promoting humane dog training

www.thecognitivecanine.com - Sarah Stremming,reward-based trainer, blogger, dog behavior consultant, cogdog radio podcast

www.patriciamcconnell.com- solving-behavior-problems – articles, blogs, and videos, available for free, by Patricia McConnell, known worldwide for her books and seminars

www.drsophiayin.com –  behavior articles written by animal behaviorist, Dr. Sophia Yin - Cattle Dog Publishing, The Legacy of Dr. Sophia Yin

www.petprofessionalguild.com – membership available for dog “owners”; educational handouts, videos, and webinars; dog trainer directory

www.clickertraining .com - Karen Pryor clicker training website.   

Books and DVD’s on dog sports are listed at www.dogwise.com under “specialized training and competition”.

www.DoMoreWithYourDog.com: online site that teaches tricks;  join teams and test for titles

www.DogsCanDance.com: an online Freestyle (dog dancing) training site

www.FenziDogSportsAcademy.com: online sports courses using force-free methods intended to encourage a partnership in competitive sports; includes “Management for Reactive Dogs” and “Dealing with the Bogeyman – Helping Fearful and Reactive Competition Dogs”

www.robinkbennett.com: articles on dog play, dog parks, and day care

www.fearfuldogs.com – how to help your fearful dog; books, webinars, blogs, and resources on fearful dogs

www.grishastewart.com - (B.A.T.) Behavior Adjustment Training: behavior therapy approach developed by Grisha Stewart 

www.careforreactivedogs.com – a free online plan for helping reactive dogs

www.DiamondsInTheRuff.com – easy-to-read articles on all things dog

www.aspcabehavior.org – numerous articles on pet care; access to an online behaviorist for free advice

www.eileenanddogs.com – blogs, including videos, that will help you understand and train your dog

www.AVSABonline.org – American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior position statements on socializing puppies, punishment, and dominance

www.dogstardaily.com – download books by Ian Dunbar, “Before You Get Your Puppy” and “After You Get Your Puppy”.

www.LivingWithKidsandDogs.com – advice, articles, and great books for parents

www.dogggonesafe.com – dog body language education, bite prevention tips, videos, games, and stories

www.familypaws.com – Founded by Jennifer Shryock -programs & articles for expectant parents and parents of babies and toddlers; DOG & BABY SUPPORT HOTLINE: 1-877-247-3407, educational webinars and videos. familypaws@gmail.com

www.thefamilydog.com – Colleen Pelar's website-tips, videos, and online training program for kids. The featured video (http://yourdogsfriend.org/featured-video/) on body language is from The Family Dog.

www.yourdogsfriend.org -  a wealth of information and where I was introduced to a few of the listed websites