About the Author

Patricia B. McConnell, PhD, CAAB Emeritus is a Zoologist and Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist who has consulted with pet owners for over twenty-five years about serious behavioral problems, specializing in canine aggression. She taught "The Biology and Philosophy of Human/Animal Relationships" at the University of Wisconsin-Madison for twenty five-years.  Dr. McConnell has spoken around the world about canine behavior and training, and was the co-host of the popular radio show, Calling All Pets, heard in over 110 cities for fourteen years.

Patricia is the author of eleven books on training and behavioral problems, as well as the critically acclaimed books The Other End of the Leash (translated into fourteen languages), For the Love of a Dog, and Tales of Two Species. Patricia and her husband live outside of Madison, WI with their working Border Collie Maggie, her King Charles Cavalier Spaniel, Tootsie, two cats and a very spoiled flock of sheep.

For more information about Patricia’s book and articles about training and behavior, go to www.patriciamcconnell.com or visit her blog, at www.theotherendoftheleash.com.


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