This book contains chapters that take the new or experienced dog owner through the most fundamental and necessary information on raising, training and caring for a pure bred dog (including common signs of illness and emergency). It includes a primer on how to enter pure bred dogs into competitions and shows and has helpful sidebars, full-color photographs, plus 20 comic strips to illuminate text.
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For brand-new dog owners–in fact, for all dog owners–sharing life with a dog is a wonderful, enriching experience. But before embarking upon this voyage of happy discovery, you should have the proper skills to successfully choose, raise, and train your new canine friend. That's exactly what the experts at The American Kennel Club provide with this information-packed book.
From selecting the right dog for you and your family, to keeping him healthy and well-fed, The American Kennel Club Dog Care and Training, 2nd Edition is the one book that you will always want to have nearby. Chock-full of photographs of a wide variety of breeds, this guide contains everything that you need to know before–and after–you bring home your new dog.About the Author:
The American Kennel Club has been the dog breed expert since 1884. For more information on the AKC, please visit their website at www.akc.org.
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Book Description Howell Book House, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0764536087
Book Description Howell Book House, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 2nd edition. 216 pages. 9.75x6.00x0.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0764536087
Book Description Howell Book House, 2002. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Acknowledgments.Introduction.1. Before You Get a Dog.2. Selecting and Registering Your Puppy.3. Puppy Care Basics.4. Living with Your Dog.5. Training Your Dog.6. Competitions for You and Your Dog.7. Breeding.8. Illness: Signs and Symptoms.9. First Aid.10. All About the AKC.The Dog's External and Skeletal Anatomy.Appendix I: Clubs.Appendix II: Titles and Abbreviations.Glossary.Index. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0764536087
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Book Description *Howell Book House, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110764536087