Recommended products, services and resources


Dog Books (Scroll down for specific recommendations)

Stress and Anxiety Relief

Toys & Equipment


Professional Associations

International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (CDBC certification)

Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CPDT-KA certification)

Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT)

The Pet Professional Guild


Books anyone who lives with a dog should read!

On Talking Terms with Dogs — Turid Rugaas

The Other End of the Leash/For the Love of a Dog/Puppy Primer — Dr. Patricia McConnell

Plenty in Life is Free -Reflections on Dogs, Training and Finding Grace — Kathy Sdao

How to Behave So Your Dog Behaves  – Dr Sophia Yin

Chill Out Fido! — Nan Arthur

Bones Would Rain from the Sky-Deepening Our Relationships with Dogs — Suzanne Clothier

Inside of a Dog-What a Dog Sees, Smells and Knows – Alexandra Horowitz

Help for Your Fearful Dog — Nicole Wilde

The Culture Clash — Jean Donaldson


Local Resources


Simpawtico 4500 W 38th Ave  #110 Denver, CO 80212 (720) 381-6819

Planet Pet – The Rescue Boutique 4338 Tennyson Street Denver, CO 80212-2308 (720) 937-0633

Ciji’s Natural Pet Supplies 2260 Kearney Street Denver, CO 80207 (303) 322-8000

Chewy’s Bonetique Lowry Town Center 2nd & Quebec Denver, CO (303) 344-2663

Pet Station 2300 S Colorado Blvd Denver, CO 80222 (303) 757-6800



Dog/Cat Therapeutic Massage lisa knaggs (303) 957.8695

Pet sitting Jamie Floyd (NW Denver only)

Doggie Day Care Doggie Pause 3242 S. Acoma St. Englewood, CO 80110 303-761-8743

Animal Rescue

Misha May Foundation

Planet Pethood Plus

Boulder Humane Society

Denver Animal Shelter 1241 W Bayaud Ave Denver, CO 80223 (720) 913-1311

Good Samaritan Pet Center


Dr. Kathy Beattie In home acupuncture for companion animals

Harmony Vet Center

Belleview Animal Clinic Dr. Judy Jasek