Each title in Barron's brand-new Dog Bibles Series for dog lovers and prospective dog purchasers discusses a specific dog breed in detail, describes the title breed's physical traits, history, and behavior characteristics, and instructs owners on training methods.
Important topics covered include-- What to look for when choosing a puppy Living with a dog and understanding breed-specific traits Everyday care, grooming and exercise Nutrition, health maintenance, and potential breed-specific health problems Training and play activities Extra features include sidebars with breed facts and helpful hints, quick tips on training, and 150-to-200 attractive color photos.
A hidden spiral binding ensures that the book will stay open and flat at any desired page.
A DVD is enclosed with each book. It presents an informal dog training course for new owners, describing methods for house training, walking dogs on a leash, and teaching obedience to hand signals and vocal commands.
- Format: Mixed media product
- Pages: 176 pages, col. Illustrations
- Publisher: Peterson's Guides,U.S.
- Publication Date: 01/06/2009
- Category: Dogs as pets
- ISBN: 9780764196249