Helpful / Recommended Reading

General Information
How Dogs Learn by Mary Burch & Jon Bailey
Excel-erated Learning by Pam Reid
Applied Dog Behavior and Training Vol. 1 & 2 by Steven R. Lindsay
On Talking Terms With Dogs - Calming Signals by Truid Rugas
The Other End of the Leash by Patricia McConnell
For The Love Of A Dog by Patricia McConnell
Culture Clash by Jean Donaldson
Dog Language by Roger Abrantes
Think Dog by John Fischer
Diary of a Dottie Dog Doctor by John Fischer
Bones Would Rain From the Sky by Susan Clothier
Jelly Bean Vs. Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde by C.W. Meisterfeld
Ruff Love by Susan Garrett
Shaping Success by Susan Garrett
Schutzhund, Training in Drive by Godfried Deildi and Sheila Booth
Fundamentals Of Course Design For Dog Agility by Stuart Mah
Jumping From A To Z by Chris Zink & Julie Daniels
Clean Run Exercise Sourcebook by Pamela Green, ed.
Clean Run Jumping Article Series by Linda Mecklenburg
Clean Run “Finding a Balance” Article by Linda Mecklenburg

Dog Steps by Rachel Page Elliott
The Puppy Puzzle Video by Pat Hastings
Peak Performance: Coaching The Canine Athlete by Christine Zink

The Mental Game
That Winning Feeling by Jane Savoy
With Winning in Mind by Larry Bassham
Freedom Flight by Larry Bassham
Reach for the Summit by Pat Summit
Life Lessons From A Ranch Horse by Mark Rashid
Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
Mindset by Carol S. Dweck, PH.D

The Physical Game
Training for Speed, Agility, and Quickness by Lee E. Brown (Editor), et al (Paperback)

Nature Of Animal Healing by Martin Goldstein
Canine Massage – Balance Your Dog by C. Sue Furman,Ph.D.
Dog Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook, 3rd Ed by James Carlson & Lisa Giffin
Holistic Guide For A Healthy Dog by Wendy Volhard & Kerry Brown
Four Paws, Five Directions, A Guide To Chinese Medicine For Cats And Dogs by Cheryl Schwartz
Dog Health And Nutrition For Dummies by Chris Zink
Encyclopedia Of Natural Pet Care by CJ Puotinen

Competitive Agility Training (Set Of 3 Tapes) by Jane Simmons-Moake
Agility Foundation Training by Greg Derrett
Great Dog...Shame About The Handler! by Greg Derrett

Agility In Motion Video Magazine available at

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