I've got 2 in my Amazon basket:
Don't shoot the dog and
Before and after getting your puppy - a positive approach...
Are these the best 2, considering it may be a rescue dog?
I'm intending to use positive, clicker training, absolutely no punishment and I'm not yet convinced by crate training but am looking to learn more.
The dog will be a retriever of some kind and won't be left alone except very occasionally.
I'd also love to get the DVDs by the lady who does the 'kikopup' youtube videos but they're a bit out of my price range.
Also, any tips for the best clicker to get? I'm likely to drop it a lot.
Also (and just for fun) it's not a very strange looking dog in my avatar! (It's my favourite type of fish.)