Books by Annie Phenix

Positive Training for Aggressive and Reactive Dogs

Book cover for "Positive Training for Aggressive and Reactive Dogs: Proven Techniques to Help Your Dog Recover from Fear and Anxiety and Enjoy Walks Calmly (CompanionHouse Books) Rehabilitating Fearful, Anxious Dogs"

Help your dog recover from fear, anxiety, and aggression with Positive Training for Aggressive and Reactive Dogs!

This professional and practical guide gives hope to dog owners trying to eliminate aggression, barking, timidity, fear, and reactivity in their dogs. A wide range of cruelty-free and positive behavior training methods and exercises are provided with step-by-step instructions and illustrations to rehabilitate problem behaviors. Also included are real-life case studies from dog owners detailing the extreme measures they’ve taken to manage their dogs’ behavior around others, and interviews with top trainers, behaviorists, and veterinarians.

With detailed sections covering an array of topics and how-to instruction — from the five must-have skills your dog needs to learn to the top five ways professional trainers change unwanted behaviors — this resource covers a ton of ground to help your dog develop and live a better life with you.

The Midnight Dog Walkers


The Midnight Dog Walkers became a favorite book with trainers and behaviorists worldwide in 2016. The book was nominated for a Maxwell Award by the Dog Writers’ Association of America and was reprinted many times. The book is now available on Kindle and can be found in select online stores such as Thrift Books.

This title is full of practical, easy-to-understand advice from one of the top trainers in the United States. This book includes 30 years of insight Annie has learned with extensive, hands-on training of every kind of dog. She shares stories from her own life with difficult dogs as well as many success stories from her clients. Annie has also interview the brightest luminaries in the dog world and the book contains science-based, accessible information that can immediately help owners with difficult dogs. Interviews with and information from include Dr. Karen Overall, Dr. Jessica Hekman, Dr. Nick Dodman, Dr. Jean Dodds, Dr. Jaak Panksepp and more!