Beverley Courtney


Beverley Courtney, author of the Brilliant Family Dog book series "Essential Skills for a Brilliant Family Dog" and "Essential Skills for your *Growly* but Brilliant Family Dog" is the owner of Good for Dogs! in rural Worcestershire, where she works with new puppies and rescue dogs, always looking to intensify the bond between dog and owner. As a Certified BAT Instructor, she works extensively with “Growly Dogs”, building their confidence and restoring calm to their harassed owners’ lives!<br /> <br /> Living with three or four dogs at a time - not to mention hens, cats, sheep, goats, donkey, and children, over the years - gives her an insight into having a calm and stress-free multi-dog household.<br /> <br /> Beverley’s practical and popular solutions to everyday dog behaviour problems can be found at with a step-by-step guide to changing the things you don’t like about your dog to the things you do like.<br /> <br /> And if you have been blessed with a Growly Dog, go to for your free email course.<br /> <br />

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Calm Down! Step-by-Step to a Calm, Relaxed, and Brilliant Family Dog

Is your dog driving you mad? Learn how to • find your dog’s off-switch • enjoy a calm visit to a cafe or pub • reach your dog’s mind without losing yours • enjoy your dog again! Instead of saying “This is what you do,” then leaving you to it, Beverley takes you by the hand and troubleshoots all the games so that you can get them absolutely right. And the joy is that this is all achieved without shouting, force, or intimidation. Just pure undiluted fun! This first book in the series of Essential Skills for a Brilliant Family Dog introduces you to the concepts of how to get what you want from your dog, and then sends him off to sleep for you.