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Title:
The complete guide to the dog
Author:
Whitehead, Sarah.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition for the U.S. and Canada.
Publication Information:
Hauppauge, NY : Barron's, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
192 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780764152047
Format :
Book

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Grand Island Library SF426 .W49 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

Summary

Each of three beautifully designed and illustrated animal reference guides treats its subject animal from a behavioral point of view, emphasizing the animal's emotional needs and natural behavior patterns, and pointing out how animals interact with their owners. Major sections of each volume deal in detail with the animal's ancestral roots, the physical and behavioral characteristics of individual breeds, feeding and proper nutrition, care, training, preventive health care, dealing with accidents, and advice to buyers. Each volume contains 300-to-500 superb full-color illustrations.

This beautiful volume discusses canine history in detail. It also includes instructive information on the most natural and effective methods of dog training. More than 500 handsome color illustrations.


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