Who Knows You Better Than Your Dog?

Monday, Jul 25, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Your Dog Is Your MirrorDoes your dog have a behavior issue that is a total puzzlement to you and does not seem to change no matter what your dog trainer does? Kevin Behan, dog trainer and author of Your Dog Is Your Mirror: The Emotional Capacity of Our Dogs and Ourselves offers a new way of thinking about your dog'sKevin Behan actions. A dog's behavior, emotions, and cognition are driven by our emotions. A dog's very purpose in our lives may be to reveal the core emotions we have lost touch with. And many problematic behaviors that develop in dogs can be resolved through this understanding dog cognition.

On Point with Kevin Behan from 6/6/11 discussing "Emotions in the Human-Dog Connection.

Behan is a veteran police-dog trainer, author of Natural Dog Training, and is one of the nation's foremost experts in the rehabilitation of aggressive and problem dogs. He trained his first dog at age ten, and originally studied the dominance theory under his father, John Behan, who pioneered the use of trained dogs outside the military, and was one of the first in America to establish dog training as a career.

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