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Discover more about Hand in Paw’s rewards-based training approach via the links below:


Learn more about Christy Paxton’s Hand in Paw.

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Find the Right Trainer

This article by Christy Paxton explains how to make the right training decision for you and your dog.

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HIP Pawtners

A listing of dog-related businesses that Hand in Paw works with and supports.

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Recommended Reading

Books that have inspired Christy’s approach to dog training.

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Trained with Kindness

If you want to be able to guide your wonderful dog through life, without resorting to intimidation-based training methodsvisit the Trained with Kindness site.

In the News

Catch up with the latest coverage of Christy Paxton’s Hand in Paw.

Support Videos

In these video clips, Christy illustrates some of the techniques that are outlined in her book.


Single-topic booklets

Single-topic problem solving booklets

DogLife Skills Guides give in-depth advice and solutions you probably have never heard before! Eleven to choose from, or buy the whole set!

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Training ‘textbook’

Reverse Dog Training

"Reverse Dog Training: A Fresh Perspective for Solving Common Problems"

Start fixing those nagging problems today! Just $12.