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Click for Joy! by Melissa Alexander Voted Best Training and Behavior Book for 2003

Click for Joy! by trainer and author Melissa Alexander (2003, Sunshine Books/KPCT), took home the top honors last night at the DWAA for the best training and behavior book in 2003.

Click for Joy!, the question and answer book on clicker training, won the prestigious Maxwell Award for best book on behavior and training and also the DWAA's special award sponsored by Radio Systems for best training and behavior publication in book or other bound form.

Winner of 2 Maxwell Awards for 2003

Ms. Alexander, who lives is Seattle, said

CLICK FOR JOY! got me there. I'm proud of that book."

Karen Pyor, CEO of publisher Sunshine Books/KPCT added, "We are so proud of Melissa and her wonderful book. The smart design and the wide range of questions and answers makes it the ideal resource for people both new to, and experienced with, clicker training. We are thrilled at this recognition from the Dog Writers Association of America"

To buy the book or get more information on the author, see the table of contents and selected excerpts, or visit www.clickertraining.com; www.dogwise.com; PetSmart and many other other fine pet stores.