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Don"t shoot the dog! the new art of teaching and training by Karen Pryor

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Published by Bantam Books in Toronto, New York .
Written in English


  • Success,
  • Behavior modification

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Edition Notes

StatementKaren Pryor
LC ClassificationsBF637.B4 P69 1985b
The Physical Object
Pagination187 p. ;
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24967309M
ISBN 100553253883
ISBN 109780553253887

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