Recommended Reading List

For the Love of a Dog: Understanding Emotion in You and Your Best Friend  Patricia McConnell  **My favorite of the two

The Other End of the Leash: Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs  Patricia B. McConnell


Through a Dog's Eyes: Understanding Our Dogs by Understanding How They See the World 

Jennifer Arnold

In a Dog's Heart: What Our Dogs Need, Want, and Deserve-and the Gifts We Can Expect in Return  ** My favorite of the two

Jennifer Arnold


Kinship with All Life

J. Allen Boone

Short read but a great book. One to read again and again.  The author understands the essence of life. **One of my favorite books


The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter Than You Think

Brian Hare and Venessa Woods


Animal Wisdom: Learning From the Spiritual Lives of Animals

Linda Bender DMV


The Power of Positive Dog Training

Pat Miller


How Dogs Love Us: A Neuroscientist and His Adopted Dog Decode the Canine Brain

Gregory Berns   New Research Fascinating Book**


Pukka’s Promise: The Quest for Longer-Lived Dogs

Ted Kerasote   Great information well researched


The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

A new Earth: Awaking to Your Life’s Purpose 

Both by Eckhart Tolle  ** Non-dog books but very good


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