Animal Behavior Society: Academic society founded to encourage the scientific study of animal behavior.

Directory of Certified Applied Animal Behaviorists (CAABs): A directory of CAABs by state.

American Veterinary Society for Animal Behavior: AVSAB is a group of veterinarians and research scientists dedicated to improving the lives of animals and people through an understanding of animal behavior.  Educational information on companion animal behavior as well as position statements on dominance, puppy socialization, how to choose a trainer, and the use of punishment.

Wagfield Academy:  Online basic dog training videos.

Kikopup Dog Training:  Online dog training videos emphasizing clicker training.

Fun Time Dog Shop:  An dog store that carries a variety of treats, equipment, and supplies for dogs.  All profits go to rescue.  Local delivery available.

Petfinder: Find your perfect companion among the abandoned and surrendered dogs.

Humane Society of Huron Valley: Adopt your new best friend from this local shelter.

Michigan Humane Society: Dogs up for adoption at the Michigan shelters.

Center for Shelter Dogs at Tufts University:  Good information on body language in dogs.

Dogwise, All Things Dog!: The best selection of dog books and videos.

Dog Star Daily:  Great resource on dogs and dog behavior.  There are two free downloadable books 1) Before You Get Your Puppy and 2) After You Get Your Puppy that are classics for puppy guardians.

ASPCA Virtual Pet Behaviorists:  Handouts and readings on companion animals and how to address problem behaviors.

ASPCA Webinar on Body Language in Dogs.  Watch this free, 60-minute webinar on how to better read and understand canine body language.  Other webinars on canine behavior are also available.

Welfare in Dog Training:  For humane care in dogs and myths about dogs training.

Family Paws Parent Education:  Preparing families with dogs for life with children.

Doggone Safe:  Educating on proper human-dog interactions for bite prevention.

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