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The library contains print, audio and video elements from Patricia’s book tour, which began on February 20th 2017. Her memoir, The Education of Will was released on February 21st, 2017.

SHELF AWARENESS REVIEW MARCH 2017

Conventional widsom says that a pet's affection has healing powers. Professional dog behaviorist Patricia B. McConnell (The Other End of the Leash: Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs) knew and loved many canines before she met Will. While...

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PATRICIA'S INTERVIEW ON WISC-TV NEWS 3 MADISON, MARCH 13, 2017

Listen to Patricia talk about her journey that she shares in her powerful memoir, The Education of Will. In her book she shares personal and traumatic stories that she struggled with for much of her life, but is forced to...

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PATRICIA'S INTERVIEW WITH DIANA KORTE ON "BOOK TALK", KNGU RADIO MARCH 6, 2017

Patricia's interview with Diana Korte on "Book Talk", KNGU Radio. Top authors are intervewed on Booktalk, a 10-minute program that captures their words about their books and ideas, and often the story behind the story. Diana's interview with Patricia, about...

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PATRICIA'S INTERVIEW ON AFTERNOON LIVE, KATU TV PORTLAND MARCH 4, 2017

Listen to Patricia's interview about her powerful memoir, The Education of Will , on Afternoon Live KATU Portland. Patricia talks about how her journey to help her troubled Border Collie, Will, gave her the willpower to heal from her own...

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PEOPLE MAGAZINE MARCH 6, 2017 ISSUE

People Magazine has selected The Education of Will as part of their Best New Books Picks in the March 6, 2017 issue. "A well-known dog trainer and author-already the owner of three senior dogs-decides to take in Will, a border...

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ISTHMUS COVER STORY -- CALLING ALL SURVIVORS, FEBRUARY 2017

The February 16, 2017 cover story of Isthmus covers a talk with Patricia McConnell about her powerful memoir, The Education of Will . In the memoir, Patricia talks about how training her troubled puppy helps her to confront her own...

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THE DOG SHOW WITH JULIE FORBES ON FEBRUARY 22, 2017

Listen to Trisha talk about her new book from 2:00 to 3:00pm (Pacific) on Alternative Talk 1150 AM (Seattle, WA). Also streaming live on www.1150kknw.com and www.blogtalkradio.com . Download for free from iTunes anytime. For more information about "The Dog...

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PATRICIA ON LARRY MEILLER SHOW FEBRUARY 2, 2017

Listen to Patricia and Larry talk about The Education of Will and how animals have helped us to heal. Fitting for Valentine’s Day, and full of heartwarming comments from listeners about the role of the animals in their lives. To...

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PATRICIA'S PERSPECTIVE VIDEO

Here's a video of Patricia's perspective on dog training

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BOOKLIST REVIEW

Shortly after McConnell ( The Other End of the Leash , 2002) brought her eight-week-old puppy, Will, home, her heart sank. She realized that the young dog was exhibiting behaviors that are usually associated with abused or problem animals. When...

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KIRKUS REVIEW

How training an incorrigible puppy helped an internationally renowned animal behaviorist recover from "multiple traumas." During her 25-year career, McConnell (For the Love of a Dog: Understanding Emotion in You and Your Best Friend, 2006, etc.) has trained both aggressive...

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