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Barks from the Bookshelf

Natalie Light & Steve Goodall delve deep into some of the greatest and influential books about Dog Training and Behaviour.

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Natalie Light & Steve Goodall delve deep into some of the greatest and influential books about Dog Training and Behaviour.

#41 Jesse Freidin & Dr Robert Garofalo - When Dogs Heal: Powerful Stories Of People Living With HIV & The Dogs That Saved Them

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Hey Bookshelvers! Hope this podcast finds you all well.

Here we are back for our first book review show since our mini hiatus and we couldn't be more excited to clue you in to what we think is a wonderful, powerful life changing book.

When Dogs Heal by Jesse Freidin, Dr Robert Garofalo, Christina Garofalo and Zach Stafford have created and curated a wonderful, vital and life affirming work of art that is as world view changing as it is beautiful. Powerful stories and photographs of people living with HIV and the dogs who saved them.

All the books we have reviewed on Barks From have made us think and grow but possibly none more than this. We are also thrilled and humbled to talk to Jesse and Robert all about this wonderful book.

Delve deep and enjoy

Link to When Dogs Heal Website
https://www.whendogsheal.org/

Link to Donate to Fred Says
https://www.whendogsheal.org/fred-says

Link to the PACT website
https://www.pact-dogs.com

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn



Jul 25 2021

2hr 6mins

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#40 PACT (Professional Association of Canine Trainers) Our Journey Towards Revolutionising & Regulating The Dog Training Industry - Jason Light, Natalie Light, Corrin Goodall & Steve Goodall

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HEY HEY HEY BOOKSHELVERS!!!!

It's been a hot minute since we last invaded your ear space and we certainly apologise... BUT... We have all been very busy, busy bunnies. For those of you who don't know Corrin, Nat, Naked Beer Fairy Jay and Myself (Steve) have only bloomin' gone and become business partners! We have taken over the running of PACT (The Professional Association of Canine Trainers). We really want to make a difference to the world of dogs and this exciting venture is how we plan to do it. Have a listen to this Special (40TH!!!) Episode and get clued into tonour vision of the perfect training organisation.

Be the change, take the PACT!

Link to the PACT website
https://www.pact-dogs.com

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Jul 18 2021

1hr 13mins

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#39 Off The Shelf Episode 13. Gemma Hodson

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WE ARE BACK BOOKSHELVERS! 

 Corrin and Steve have been swaning (pun intended) around in Swanage for a week and are now back refreshed and ready for another "Off The Shelf" This time Nat, Corrin and Steve talk to the wonderful Gemma Hodson all about her passion in canine behaviour and movement. This is an often overlooked part of the whole behaviour picture and we think you'll find our talk really eye opening. As well as all the the dog geek outs you'd expect we also talk a whole lot about cheesecakes1, how Steve once had crabs (no not like that) and why Corrin and Nat are now required by podcast law to be present on the intros. 

 Take a deep breath and delve on in!

 Gemma Facts

 Gemma has lived a life with dogs of various breeds growing up in a house full of show dogs, but initially studied at Hartpury College for a career with horses going on to work at show jumping and event yards along with hydrotherapy centres. In the early 2000’s she started growing an interest in how pain affects movement & behaviour after one of her own horses developed gastric ulcers, this then became an obsession when returning to her love of dogs and attending dog classes could see dogs from an early age already experiencing difficulties.

 Wanting to expand on her observational skills she trained with Sarah Fisher doing TTouch & ACE, before deepening her knowledge of canine anatomy, physiology & movement alongside massage and rehabilitation with ICAT & the OCN in London & is a qualified behaviour practitioner with the ISCP. 
 Gemma combines her passion for canine behaviour and movement to help dog guardians get to the bottom of their dog’s problematic behaviours using gait & posture analysis to shine a light on potential issues, she is often called in by other canine 
 professionals to work with their clients for additional support and advice. 
 More recently Gemma has launched her Dynamic Dog Practitioner Programme where she teaches other dog trainers and behaviourist to spot the signs of discomfort in dogs that are linked to behaviour problems, and has been ask to be a Canine Arthritis Management Advisor by the founder of CAM, Hannah Capon.

May 09 2021

1hr 17mins

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#38 Karen B. London PhD - Treat Everyone Like a Dog: How a Dog Trainers World View Can Improve Your Life

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DAGNABBIT (Or should we say DOGNABBIT) BOOKSHELVERS!

Back with ANOTHER stonkingly canine-tastic mind tickler of an episode for you! Just in time to cure those Monday blues...

This week Steve & Nat are joined by the wonderful Karen London to talk all about her fabulous book Treat Everyone Like a Dog. As you can expect there is a whole load of topics and techniques to unpack on our journey to become better at employing the tactics we use with dogs upon our fellow humans.  That being said though we should be the blooming experts right? Lets find out.

Karen Facts

Karen B. London, Ph.D. is a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist and Certified
Professional Dog Trainer who specializes in the evaluation and treatment of serious
behavior problems in domestic dogs. She began working with dogs in 1997, and has
spent years working with clients in one-on-one consultations in addition to teaching
group training classes, and giving seminars about canine ethology for trainers,
veterinary and shelter staff, and the public.

After graduation, Karen decided to switch to working with dogs. It was a natural
outcome of her love for dogs in her personal life, and her scientific interest in species
interactions and aggressive behavior in her professional life. She has enjoyed the
change to becoming a dog behaviorist and trainer as dogs are easier to work with and
less aggressive than the wasps she knows and loves.

Karen is an award-winning author of six books on dog training and behavior, five of
them co-authored with her mentor, Patricia B. McConnell, PhD. She blogs for
TheBark.com and also writes the animal column, The London Zoo, for the Arizona Daily
Sun. Her most recent book is Treat Everyone Like a Dog: How a Dog Trainer’s World
View Can Improve Your Life.

Karen lives in Flagstaff, Arizona with her husband and their two sons. She is an Adjunct
Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Northern Arizona University,
where she teaches tropical field courses in Nicaragua and Costa Rica called “Tropical
Forest Ecology and Conservation” and a class for freshman about the importance of
insects to society called “Sex, Bugs, and Rock N' Roll.

Link to Buy Treat Everyone Like a Dog
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Treat-Everyone-Like-Dog-Trainers/dp/1952960002/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=treat+everyone+like+a+dog&qid=1619377655&sr=8-1

Karen's Instagram
https://instagram.com/karen.london.dog.behavior?igshid=h7luuocp5bp4

Karens Bark Column
https://thebark.com/category/author/karen-b-london

Karens  column about accidental recalls
https://thebark.com/content/teaching-dogs-come-when-called


Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/
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Apr 25 2021

2hr 42mins

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#37 Dr Carri Westgarth - The Happy Dog Owner: Finding Health & Happiness With The Help Of Your Dog

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Hey Hey Hey BOOKSHELVERS!

Fancy another dive into the incredible world of dogs? Thought so.

This week we have a stonker of an interview for you with the amazing Dr Carri Westgarth. Carri's new book “The Happy Dog Owner” gets released this week and it’s a winner (so go ahead and get yourself a pre order)!

This one is packed full of WOW moments and was another case of wishing we had another hour to talk to Carri. 

Fitting this one in quickly so Carri could promote the up-coming release this was one of the only times that Steve didn’t get to read the book which, as you’ll hear, he is very upset about 😉. For that reason we have put this out as a long form interview rather than a “Book Review Episode”. Fear not however as you will still get a brain full of doggy goodness as usual.

Dr Carri Facts!

Dr Carri Westgarth is senior lecturer in human animal interaction at the University of Liverpool and a full member of The Association Of Pet Behaviour Councillors (APBC). Her research has been featured in the Guardian, The New York Times and New Scientist and she has regularly shared her expertise on national TV and radio. Dr Westgarth has spent 15 years conducting scientific research into how people interact with their dogs, and the positive and negative impacts on their health they occur as a result. She has helped hundreds of dogs and their owners, match prospective owners with homeless dogs and new puppies, taught obedience and tricks, counselled owners through dealing with problematic behaviours such as aggression and trained official assistance dogs to work with handlers with disabilities.

Link to buy The Happy Dog Owner
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Happy-Dog-Owner-Finding-Happiness/dp/178739655X/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=the+happy+dog+owner&qid=1618161310&sr=8-1

Link to the Wag Lab Facebook Page
(2) Wag-Lab Westgarth Anthrozoology Group Research | Facebook

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.

https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Apr 11 2021

1hr 33mins

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#36 Off The Shelf Episode 12. Karen Murray - Business Coach

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HAPPY SPRINGTIME BOOKSHELVERS!

Back with all the verve of stalking Ridgeback and (of course) back with another banger!

On this Off The Shelf episode Corrin, Nat and Steve get to virtually sit down and catch up with their long time friend & all round top human Karen Murray. Karen helped (and continues to help) us all learn to run our businesses because, guess what, we were not that great at it at the beginning.. So we thought it would be great to have her on the show to talk all things business. Karen also answers some of the Bookshelvers questions which were posted via the facebook page.

Known to us as "Big K" she has been a constant source of knowledge and inspiration so sit back and suck it up!

Link to Karens Website
Harness the power of consistency (karenmurray.biz)

Link to Karens amazing Podcast
Create your consistent solo business (karenmurray.biz)

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.

https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Apr 05 2021

1hr 41mins

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#35 Danielle Beck - Trauma In Animals Conference (Control The Meerkat)

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A SNEEKY BONUS SPECIAL EPISODE BOOKSHELVERS!

In this very special episode Nat and Steve are joined once again by Clinical Animal Behaviourist Danielle Beck to preview her virtual Trauma in Animals Conference.

We are so excited by the line up of fantastic speakers and the whole ethos and concept of this conference we just had to shout about it! We also talk more about trauma, how it can effect animals, how you can assess if trauma might be playing a part in your dogs behaviour and how to approach it.

AS WELL AS THIS WE ARE GIVING AWAY A FREE TICKET TO THE CONFERENCE!!!! Oh yes Bookshelvers. We will be running a competition to win yourself a spot at this mind blowing conference. Check out our Facebook page for details of how to enter/win.

Dani Facts!

Danielle is an Animal Behaviour Consultant based in Greater Manchester, UK. Danielle is a qualified Animal Behaviour Consultant and possess the necessary and relevant academic qualifications, which are backed up by over 18 years of practical experience, allowing her to practise, as an animal behaviourist. It is Danielle’s aim to provide caregivers with an insight into how their animals really think and the reasons behind their often problematic behaviours. Danielle is active on social media as the #Geekydogtrainer and offers free behaviour advice as an admin on the Positive Pet Advice Facebook group and through her  ‘Animal Behaviour Chats’ live,  can be found here or on her YouTubeChanne

The primary species Danielle works with are dogs however, due to her background in zoology and work within zoological facilities she is happy to see both domestic and non domestic species. Danielle’s previous work history includes zoological collections, exotic pet stores and kennels where she worked with a variety of animals from Rhino, Giraffe and Guinea pigs to Tree monitors, Milk Frogs and Marine Fish. Danielle is the first and only registered animal behaviourist who has been assessed for reptiles and has is both passionate and atheistic about reptile welfare, particularly lizards. Danielle’s MSc thesis focused on the factors affecting the stress of Green Iguanas kept as companion animals and she has a passion for enhancing and improving the welfare of captive reptiles.



Link To Book A Ticket To The Trauma In Animals Conference
- conference.controlthemeerkat.com

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nats Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.

https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Mar 19 2021

59mins

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#34 Off The Shelf Episode 11. Chirag Patel - Cats and Dogs at War

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IT'S A HEARTY WOOF & A MEOW THIS WEEK BOOKSHELVERS!

Steve, Nat & Corrin are thrilled to be joined by Chirag Patel this week who is one half, along with the wonderful Nanci Creedon,  of a hosting super team for a conversation about their new TV show Cats and Dogs at War. If you haven't caught the show yet you MUST! In a world where it seems all too easy to shout about what you don't like on the telly box, this show has come along and shown just how to make animal training on television the RIGHT way! Unfortunately Nanci couldn't join us for the chat but that just means we have to have the dynamic duo back at some point (especially to hear about all the out takes). We also get into training techniques, reaching the human side of the equation and just how to be generally better in a world of pointing fingers.

Hope you all enjoy x

Chirag Facts

Chirag entered the field professionally in 2004 and has since become a leading figure in the profession internationally. He consults on the behaviour management and training of all animals living under human care (including domestic and wild ones). He is highly sought after for work with high profile private clients, organisations as well as teaching workshops and presenting at conferences. Chirag has been an expert on a number of TV shows including on BBC 1’s TV Series Nightmare Pets SOS and more recently 5 Stars’ Cats and Dogs at War has given TV interviews worldwide.  

Chirag is passionate about the application of ethical behaviour change science to improve the life of animals living under human care by teaching animals to be active participants in their own daily and veterinary care in a low-stress manner. The goal is to empower all learners including the human ones. 

Link to Cats and Dogs at War on My5
Cats and Dogs at War - Channel 5

Link to Chirag's Domesticated Matters Website
About — Domesticated Manners

Link to Nanci's Website
https://www.nancicreedon.ie

Link to Chirag's Youtube Channel
https://www.youtube.com/chiragpatelconsulting

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nats Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.

https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Mar 15 2021

1hr 11mins

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#33 Maria Goodavage - Doctor Dogs: How Our Best Friends Are Becoming Our Best Medicine

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HOWDY HI BOOKSHELVERS!

What a bloomin' treat we have in store for you this week! Doctor Dogs by Maria Goodavage is a book that has opened up a whole word of wonder for us at Barks HQ.

Not only will it blow your mind as to the abilities of the wonderful medical detection and service dogs within its pages, it will also clarify and widen your appreciation of our four legged friends and how they can effect the lives of us human animals in mind bending and humbling ways.

Your heart will grow if you let this book into your head!
Maria facts:

Former USA Today journalist Maria Goodavage is considered one of the foremost author experts on working dogs after the publication of her critically-acclaimed New York Times bestselling books, Soldier Dogs, Top Dog, and Secret Service Dogs. Her latest book, Doctor Dogs: How Our Best Friends Are Becoming Our Best Medicine, has won hearts around the world. Maria has appeared on numerous national TV shows, including The Daily Show With Jon Stewart and Today, and has given talks about working dogs at the New York Stock Exchange, National Museum of the United States Air Force, and other notable venues. Maria lives in San Francisco with her yellow Lab, Gus, among other people

Maria's website

https://www.mariagoodavage.com

Doctor Dogs Facebook Page
https://m.facebook.com/DoctorDogsNews/

Doctor Dogs Theme
https://youtu.be/6qBYzj7Dfrk

Gus’s “big” find
https://twitter.com/bestofnextdoor/status/1218913813392609281

Soldier Dogs Facebook Page

https://m.facebook.com/SoldierDogs/

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.

https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn


Mar 03 2021

2hr 41mins

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#32 Off The Shelf Episode 10. Tamsin Durston

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WELL WHAT A SUBLIME TREST WE HAVE FOR YOU TODAY BOOKSHELVERS!

You know there are times when you just meet and chat with people who are so perfectly awesome that they quickly become your spirit animal. No? Well you will! Nat, Corrin and Steve just to chew over some fabulous and deep topics with the wonderful Tamsin Durston. Ever wondered what it's like being a trainer? Ever pondered on how to train your own noggin? Ever had an fear of fish? Well folks it's all here with in this splendid Off The Shelf episode.

We also get to hear more about Steve and Corrins assault on the "middle aged spread" and the very welcome return of "Natalie's Injury Odyssey".

Sit back, Cuddle a dog and enjoy!

Tamsin Facts!

Tam works within the Central Behaviour Team at the Dogs Trust supporting cross-directorial internal teams by creating welfare-driven, evidence-based educational resources, for professionals and owners, that focus on dog behaviour, training and welfare. The aim of Dogs Trust’s Central Behaviour Team is to underpin the work of the organisation with behavioural considerations for optimising canine welfare.

Link to MORE Tamsin facts!
https://www.dogstrust.org.uk/help-advice/research/meet-the-team/tamsin-durston-profile

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!
https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Feb 15 2021

1hr 34mins

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#31 Sue Williamson - Taking The Grrr Out Of Grooming

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IT MUST BE TIME TO SHAMPOO US LIKE SHIH TZU BOOKSHELVERS.

We are super buzzing about getting this episode to your earholes! Why (we hear you holla)? Because this one is a all about the fascinating subject of trust based grooming. We are thrilled to be joined by the wonderful Sue Williamson to talk all about her book "Taking The Grrr Out Of Grooming". This incredible book gives you all the knowledge you'll need to start introducing a kinder a more "dog-centric" grooming regime, as well as giving you the practical skills to overcome some of those grooming/handling issues.

Sue Facts!

Sue is an experience dog guardian having living with many dogs in her life, including poodles, cocker spaniels, Labradors and a collie cross.  She currently lives in Leicestershire with her husband, Paul, and cocker spaniels Taz & Talis and miniature poodles Chic & Ritzi.
Sue's day job is a dog groomer specialising in dogs with grooming anxieties incorporating all her canine knowledge to make the experience less stressful.  Sue has a salon Diploma in Dog Grooming, ISCP Diploma in Canine Behaviour, Low Stress Handling Silver Certification©.  She is also and Animal Centred Education Advanced Tutor, Tellington Touch Training Practitioner P2, Canine Practitioner Level 2, and an Approved Instructor for Kids Around Dogs.
Sue has combined her grooming and behaviour knowledge to publish two books, Taking the Grrr out of the Grooming Salon and Taking the Grrr out of Grooming Your Dogs, and runs a supporting Facebook Group Taking the Grrr out of Grooming Dogs, which is for both guardians and professional groomers to seek support and advice.
In addition to grooming, Sue enjoys training puppies, working on behaviour cases and learning as much as she can about dogs through study and attending workshops, seminars and conferences.
In her spare time, Sue enjoys spending time with her dogs away in her touring caravan, and has recently taken up Hoopers with her younger dogs. 

Link to buy Taking The Grrr Out Of Grooming on Amazon

Taking The Grrr out of Grooming Your Dog: Trust Based Techniques for a Calmer Grooming Experience: Amazon.co.uk: Williamson, Sue, Harvey, Jane, Fisher, Sarah: 9781077429338: Books

Link to Sue's Taking The Grrr Out Of Grooming Facebook group

(3) Taking the Grrr Out Of Grooming Dogs | Facebook

Link to Sue's Happy Paws Website

https://www.happypawswithsue.co.uk/

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!

https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page

 https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page

 https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

 Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)

 https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/


Feb 09 2021

2hr 44mins

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#30 Off The Shelf Episode 9. Peter Giljam

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SAY WHAT BOOKSHELVERS?!

Another blast was had recording this Off The Shelf episode with the one and only Peter Giljam!

If you want to hear stories of the amazing cooperative care systems  Peter has created across the globe to help animals in Zoos and beyond become more manageable and, MORE IMPORTANTLY, learn to trust their handlers and become more confident... Then look no further!

We get a fascinating insight into Peters world, how he became a trainer, his take on welfare and cooperative care and how he likes to dress to impress! Intrigued? You bloomin' well should be.

On top of all that Corrin, Nat and Steve put their detective hats on to investigate the curious case of the "Sticky Twenty". Yummy.

 Jump aboard the good ship Bookshelf!

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Link to Peter Facts

https://zoospensefull.com/biography/

Link to our Patreon page to help support us make the show!

https://www.patreon.com/Bookshelvers

Link to  Peter's Zoospensefull Website

Welcome - Zoospensefull

Link to Peter's Zoospensefull Facebook Page

(1) ZooSpensefull | Facebook

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page

 https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page

 https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

 Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)

 https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

 Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'

 https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.

https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Jan 26 2021

1hr 38mins

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#29 Cat Warren - What The Dog Knows: Scent, Science And The Amazing Way Dogs Perceive The World

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Starting 2021 with a BOOM! Here is an episode all about the wonderful nose attached to that wonderful dog you share your world with.

 "What The Dog Knows" by the incredible Cat Warren is such a fantastic book. Chronicling the Journey of Solo, a singleton Puppy destined for great things, this book made us laugh, dropped our jaws and inspired in equal measures. If you've ever wondered what the world of a cadaver dog/trainer feels like then look no further. Add to this that a young readers version has just hit the press and you are all set for the family to go on this journey.

 Cat Facts...

Cat Warren is a professor at North Carolina State University, where she teaches science journalism, editing, and creative nonfiction courses. Before starting her academic career, Warren worked for newspapers across the United States, reporting on crime, poverty, and politics, from California to Wyoming to Connecticut. Warren started training her young German shepherd, Solo, as a cadaver dog in 2004. She and Solo were called to search for the missing across North Carolina for a number of years. She lives in downtown Durham, North Carolina, with her husband, David Auerbach, a retired professor of philosophy at North Carolina State University, and their two German shepherds.

Links

Link to buy What The Dog Knows on Amazon

https://www.amazon.co.uk/What-Dog-Knows-science-perceive/dp/1925228932/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=What+the+Dog+Knows+Cat+Warren&qid=1610665172&sr=8-1

Link to Cat's Website


https://www.catwarren.com

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page

 https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page

 https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

 Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)

 https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

 Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'

 https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

 Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.

https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Jan 17 2021

2hr 7mins

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#28 Christmas Special! - featuring Melissa McCue-McGrath, Steve Goodall, Natalie Light & Corrin Goodall

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HO HO HO BOOKSHELVERS! 

We have something very special for you for our last episode of 2020. We thought long and hard about who we would love to be on our Christmas Special and only one name came up! Melissa McCue-McGrath! We had such fun talking to Melissa earlier in the year (and since have become great friends) so this was a real no brainer for us.

So here is our Christmas Special! Expect a full and very informal breakdown of the year that some call 2020 through the lens of 4 slightly tipsy Dog Trainers (note: a few naughty  swears may of slipped in so make sure to cover the ears of the younger folks ;)

We pick our "Dog Of The Year", recount the "Best Dog Stories of 2020", discover who has "Pricked Our Pandemic" and play a special game of "Guess Who". What a thrilling little stocking filler! 

Also keep those ears peeled for some lovely messages to cheer you all up from guests and friends that have appeared this year! And for the fans of the mysterious cocktail delivering man.... well you just might hear him speak!!!

Now go roast some chestnuts and pop us in your earholes! 

WOOF!

Dec 22 2020

2hr 9mins

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#27 Malena DeMartini-Price - Seperation Anxiety: Next Generation Treatment Protocols and Practices

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WELL JINGLE US LIKE A JAPANESE AKITA! Things are starting to smell Festive around Barks HQ! And what better way to spread some pre holiday goodness than with a brand spanking new episode!?

This week we dive head first into the often talked about and much misunderstood world of Seperation Anxiety with the awesome Malena DeMartini-Price. If smashing myths and blowing minds is what you're after settle down you're in for a treat.

Also expect the usual banter-tastic shenanigans from Nat and Steve, look out for a new jingle and basically have some fun... WOOF!

Malena Facts

Malena DeMartini-Price is renowned in the dog training world for her expertise in dog separation anxiety issues. She is the author of the book Treating Separation Anxiety in Dogs and has contributed articles on separation anxiety to multiple publications such as the Association of Professional Dog Trainers’ (APDT) Chronicle of the Dog, Pet Professional Guild’s (PPG) Barks From the Guild, and various national magazines such as The Bark. She lectures on SA at professional dog training workshops and conferences around the world, including everything from large professional conferences to small venues. She also has been interviewed widely on this topic and multiple videos and podcasts have been produced. Malena is an honors graduate of the esteemed  Academy for Dog Trainers, where she studied under Jean Donaldson, and is a member of the APDT, the Pet Professionals Guild, and the International Association of Animal Behaviour Consultants.

 Links

Link to Malena's main website

https://malenademartini.com

Link to the Separation Anxiety Certification Program information

https://malenademartini.com/for-trainers/separation-anxiety-training-certificate-program/

Link to Malena's amazing online self-paced course for dog owners called Mission:POSSIBLE

https://malenademartini.com/for-owners/separation-anxiety-in-dogs-mission-possible-online-course/

Link to Malena's blog

https://malenademartini.com/blog/

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)

https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'

https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
 https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Dec 15 2020

2hr 41mins

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#26 Off The Shelf Episode 8. Andrew Hale

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HERE TO SPREAD SOME CHEER ON THESE DARK EVENINGS! IT'S ONLY ANOTHER SPLENDID EPISODE!!!!

 It's fair to say we are all feeling as Gooey as a Gordon Setter this week Bookshelvers. Why? Well it's all to do with a mind expanding convo we got to have with the lovely Andrew Hale. This is like a dog industry podcast hug and will prick the ears of folks working in the industry and (possibly more importantly) folks looking to be involved. Pop it directly in those ear lugs. You're very welcome x

 Andrew facts!

 Andrew is a Certified Animal Behaviourist (ICAN) and a trustee at the Association of INTODogs. Andrew is the behavioural consultant for Pet Remedy and Animals In Distress. He has a passion for exploring the dogs behavioural experience and supporting the emotional health of those that work in the industry.

Link to Andrew's Website
https://trainpositive.co.uk/

Link to Andrew's blog "The Phantom of the Operant"
https://emotionaldog.blogspot.com/2020/01/phantom-of-operant-recognising.html?m=1

Link to the UK Dog Behaviour & Training Charter
http://www.ukdogcharter.org/

Link to The Association of INTODogs
https://www.intodogs.org/

Link to Karen Murphys Facebook group "Barking Brains"
https://m.facebook.com/neuroscienceisawesome

Link to Sarah Fishers Ace Connections Facebook group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/332134427492077/?ref=share

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQn

Dec 01 2020

1hr 18mins

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#25 Off The Shelf Episode 7. Leanne McWade The Dog Training College

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HOLD UP BOOKSHELVERS! It's only another bloomin' episode for your eary pleasure! This week we as jubilant as a Japanese Spitz to be talking to Leanne McWade from the excellent Dog Training College. Those eagle eared listeners will notice a brand spanking new Stevie Jingle announcing that we are now proud to be sponsored by the DTC and are thrilled to be annual pass holders.

Steve, Nat and Leanne delve deep into the DTC, how it came about, what it offers and how to become a part of it. We discuss how lockdown has affected the DTC and plans for the future. We also talk about some very interesting ways Leanne has fund raised for doggy charities...

Leanne is passionate about the welfare of dogs. Leanne began working with dogs after she rescued her Staffordshire Bull Terrier Mitzey from One Dog at a Time. A rescue charity committed to not euthanizing dogs unnecessarily. She quickly began volunteering and eventually became a key part of the running of the charity. Leanne then went on to co-found East Anglia Dog Rescue . Since then she has been instrumental in fundraising and finding new homes for challenging, often neglected and ill dogs.

Leanne is also the owner and Head of Training for the Dog Training College. This role sees her lecturing throughout the UK to owners and professionals. Leanne also works with private clients, teaches classes and writes training courses. Leanne over sees the Dog Training College network of instructors.

 Link to the Dog Training College
 www.dogtrainingcollege.co.uk

Link to the Find a Dog Trainer Page
 www.findadogtrainer.co.uk

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
 https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
 https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
 https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
 https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
 https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQ

Nov 24 2020

1hr 7mins

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#24 Sassafras Lowrey - Tricks in the City

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WE ARE FLOATING LIKE A FINNISH LAPPHUND & TRICKING LIKE A TRANSYLVANIAN HOUND here at Barks HQ this week! Why I hear you woof? It's all to do with the blooming awesome "Tricks in the City" by Sassafras Lowrey. We dive into this amazing book all about the benefits of trick training and crammed full of instructional info on how to get training some pretty amazing tricks. Add to this an in-depth interview with the wonderful Sassafras and (of course) the usual bants and japes and you have a recipe for blissful dog brain pleasure. YOU LIKE DOGS RIGHT? Jump those earholes aboard the good ship Barks from the Bookshelf!

 Sassafras's bio

 Sassafras Lowrey is an award-winning author whose books have been honored by organizations ranging from the American Library Association to the Dog Writers Association of America.  Sassafras’ dog books include: Tricks In The City, Healing/Heeling, Bedtime Stories for Rescue Dogs and Chew This Journal: An Activity Book For You And Your Dog forthcoming in December 2020.  Sassafras runs the YouTube channel Introvert Circus and is a Certified Trick Dog Instructor (CTDI). Sassafras  writes and trains in Portland, Oregon. 

 Link to Sassafras's website
www.SassafrasLowrey.com

 Link to Sassafras's youtube channel
http://introvertcircus.com/

 Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

 Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

 Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

 Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

 Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQ

Oct 24 2020

1hr 52mins

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#23 Lili Chin - Doggie Language: A Dog Lover's Guide to Understanding Your Best Friend

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WE ARE FEELING LIKE A MISCHIEVOUS TERRIER THIS WEEK BOOKSHELVERS!

How about a fun packed episode with the one and only Lili Chin! If you haven't had the pleasure of coming into contact with Lili's work (and you almost certainly have already) Lili is responsible for some of the greatest, cutest, drop dead gorgeous illustrations of dogs on this here planet of ours! Lili had also just released the book Doggie Language: A Dog Lovers Guide to Understanding Your Best Friend (which you will hear how much we adore). Sit back and enjoy another fun packed book shelving!!!!

Lili's Bio

Lili Chin is an artist who is best known for creating dog-related art. When Lili is not making new illustrations and products to sell, she creates infographics for dog-training professionals, veterinarians, behaviourists and welfare groups who advocate for humane animal-training methods. Her dog body language artwork has been featured in art museums, on television and world-wide educational media campaigns, and her "Dogs of The World" poster series has been a viral hit. Lili Chin lives in Los Angeles with her muse: her rescued, blue-eyed Boston Terrier, Boogie.

Link to Lili's Website
www.Doggiedrawings.net

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQ

Oct 12 2020

2hr 2mins

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#22 Off The Shelf Episode 6. Jordan Shelley

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Hark Bookshelvers!

It is time to sing like a Samoyed and chuckle like a Chihuahua as it's Off The Shelf time again!

Back just in time for a drastic weather change in the UK Corrin, Nat & Steve get to catch up with their old buddy and all round 'top dude' Jordan Shelley! Jordan is a Dog trainer and behaviour specialist - Animal welfare campaigner - Presenter, producer and writer as well as all that great stuff we all used to chew the proverbials on the "Barking Mad Show" back in the day so it was lovely to catch up and see what Jordan has been up to in his, always interesting, life.

It turns out that amongst other things Jordan has set up a very important petition to Ban the importation of dogs with cropped ears (a worthy cause indeed). In Jordans words: "There appears to be an alarming rise in dogs imported after undergoing the inhumane procedure of having their ears mutilated, fulfilling the desire for a certain ‘look’ & encouraging a procedure outlawed in England since 1899. It’s time to close this 121-year-old legal loophole".

This is a very important cause and we would love if all you Bookshelvers in the UK could sign the petition.

Link to the Petition to Ban The Importation Of Dogs With Cropped Ears
https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/333456?fbclid=IwAR2ynjv1l2yOHa5BQPWl9cFakanVn93a5hWXTj7-NzzvRZt4zYl2U9MY4Oc

Link to Jordan Shelley's Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/jordanwshelley

Link to Steve & Corrins Goodall Dog Training Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/goodalldogs/

Link to Nat's Training & Behaviour Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/Natdogs/

Link to Drax's Galactic Adventure Facebook page (Nat's rescued Irish Wolfhound)
https://www.facebook.com/Draxthewolfhound/

Link to Steve & Sallys Childrens book 'Jack & Billy Puppy Tales'
https://www.facebook.com/JackandBillyPuppyTales/

Link to Grant Sharkey's Spotify page (Grant's amazing song 'Grow' features each week as our outro tune.
https://open.spotify.com/artist/13PaCwwgVR77TbJH6XAVHQ?si=EOQGmWdCRCiXdECNmJvNAQ

Oct 03 2020

1hr 10mins

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Enjoyable and educational

By XeniaLee - Apr 22 2020
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I learn so much from these two hosts and their guests! They banter for a while, and then talk about a book. I feel like I’m hanging out with training-geek friends. I get so interested in the books they cover, that I usually end up buying it. It’s a treat to hear the authors chatting with “my buddies”! They are covering important books that every dog owner should at least be aware of. One other call out: one segment of the show is how to apply the info in the book to our own dogs.

LOVE!!

By Terry_79706 - Jan 09 2020
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Loved the concept and the first episode! Can’t wait for more!!