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The Resource Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words, John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann

Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words, John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann

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Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words
Title
Chaser
Title remainder
unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words
Statement of responsibility
John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chaser, a border collie, has a way with words. She knows over a thousand of them-- more than any other animal of any species except humans. Pilley has opened the door to a new understanding of animal intelligence, one that requires us to reconsider what actually goes on in a dog's mind. Chaser's achievements reveal her use of deductive reasoning and complex problem-solving skills to address novel challenges. And the training methods can be adopted by any dog lover!
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
7.6
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Label
Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words, John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dog who knows a thousand words -- Goodbye -- Christmas in June -- Let the puppy be a puppy -- "You've got to name her Chaser!" -- Chaser learns what not to chase -- Listening to the farmer -- Learning by playing -- Herding words -- Herding sheep -- Advanced lessons -- Getting published -- Going viral -- Chaser takes a bow -- Chaser goes to Washington -- Expanding the conversation -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Chaser's toys
Control code
8ocm28890720
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 260 pages
Isbn
9780544102576
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013026340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words, John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dog who knows a thousand words -- Goodbye -- Christmas in June -- Let the puppy be a puppy -- "You've got to name her Chaser!" -- Chaser learns what not to chase -- Listening to the farmer -- Learning by playing -- Herding words -- Herding sheep -- Advanced lessons -- Getting published -- Going viral -- Chaser takes a bow -- Chaser goes to Washington -- Expanding the conversation -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Chaser's toys
Control code
8ocm28890720
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 260 pages
Isbn
9780544102576
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013026340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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