Barbara Woodhouse





Barbara Woodhouse


Born
in Rathfarnham, Ireland
May 09, 1910

Died
July 09, 1988

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Barbara Kathleen Vera Woodhouse, 9 May 1910 Rathfarnham, Ireland - 9 July 1988, Buckinghamshire, England, after a stroke, was a well known British dog trainer, author and television personality. Her 1980 television series Training Dogs the Woodhouse Way made her into a household name in the UK. Among her catch-phrases were "walkies" and "sit!", the latter parodied in the 1983 James Bond film Octopussy. She was also known for her "no bad dogs philosophy".

Average rating: 3.45 · 257 ratings · 26 reviews · 24 distinct works · Similar authors
No Bad Dogs: The Woodhouse Way

3.48 avg rating — 200 ratings — published 1984 — 4 editions
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Dog Training My Way

3.10 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 1111 — 7 editions
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Talking To Animals

3.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1970 — 4 editions
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Walkies

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1982 — 2 editions
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Barbara's World Of Horses A...

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1984
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The Complete Woodhouse Guid...

3.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1997
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Almost Human

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Just Barbara

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No Bad Dogs And Know Your Dog

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How To Train Your Puppy

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating
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More books by Barbara Woodhouse…
“The dog has an enviable mind; it remembers the nice things in life and quickly blots out the nasty.

Barbara Woodhouse

“You need eyes that tell the dog who watches them what you are feeling toward it, even though the message may be hidden from the outside world. Above all, you nee telepathy so that the dog thinks with you. These things are not always born in people. They can be developed as any sense or gift can be developed. That is, providing the person wishes to develop them is honest in mind, because with animals you cannot cheat...”
Barbara Woodhouse, No Bad Dogs: The Woodhouse Way