Christine Palm Shaughness is an author and lecturer on various subjects pertaining to animals.
Published in 2010, Chris wrote Puppy Mill Dogs SPEAK!, the first and only book written by a pet professional to help adopters of puppy mill survivors. The book contains heartwarming stories and comprehensive advice to help the dogs adjust to life outside of the mill.
Through her experiences and education as a pet behavior specialist, dog trainer and pet massage therapist in addition to the countless hours spent volunteering and working for various animal shelters and rescue groups, she has gained a great deal of knowledge about pet and human behavior.
Chris also co-produced the documentary, Uncaged: Second Chances for Puppy Mill Breeder Dogs. Just released is a version for educators which includes an 8-page study guide.
On this site, you will also find a huge selection of behavior articles written by Chris, as well as the DVD Successful Dog Makeovers, which gives advice on common dog behavior problems. Don’t miss her blog, Capers for Canines, which has even more information for animal lovers.
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