Puppy Training For Kids

Author: Colleen Pelar
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 1438092342
Size: 20.74 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Kids and dogs are naturally attracted to each other, and this brand-new title introduces boys and girls to the responsibilities and the joys of puppy care, training, and companionship


Author: Dawn Titmus
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 153833870X
Size: 56.25 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A dog can be a human's best friend, but taking care of a canine buddy is a lot of work. This expert guide teaches readers everything they need to know about caring for their furry best friend. They'll learn all about different breeds of dogs through stunning full-color photographs and discover which one is perfect for their home and lifestyle. They'll also learn important information about dog behavior, and what to do if their dog gets sick. Fun sidebars on famous and newsworthy dogs will captivate even reluctant readers. Informative and playful, this book introduces readers to both the joys and responsibilities of taking care of a pet dog.

Canine And Feline Behavior For Veterinary Technicians And Nurses

Author: Julie Shaw
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0813813182
Size: 22.89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses provides the veterinary technician with a solid foundation in behavioral medicine. Designed as a daily resource for interacting with and educating pet owners, the book familiarizes readers with the behavioral, mental, and emotional needs of dogs and cats. Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses offers a complete guide to the technician’s role in behavioral preventive services and how to assist the veterinarian with behavioral intervention. Covering the roles of animal behavior professionals, normal development of dogs and cats, and the human-animal bond, the book includes correlations from human mental health care throughout. The book encompasses learning theory, preventive behavioral services, standardized behavior modification terms and techniques, and veterinary behavior pharmacology. Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses is an essential resource for veterinary technicians to realize their full potential and become a pivotal component of the behavioral health care team for canine and feline patients.

How To Be Your Dog S Best Friend

Author: Monks of New Skete
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0759524386
Size: 12.36 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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For more than a quarter century, How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend has been the standard against which all other dog-training books have been measured. This expanded edition preserves the best features of the original classic while bringing the book fully up-to-date. The result: the ultimate training manual for a new generation of dog owners--and, of course, for their canine best friends. The Monks of New Skete have achieved international renown as breeders of German shepherds and as outstanding trainers of dogs of all breeds. Their unique approach to canine training, developed and refined over four decades, is based on the philosophy that "understanding is the key to communication, compassion, and communion" with your dog. How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend covers virtually every aspect of living with and caring for your dog, including: Selecting a dog (what breed? male? female? puppy or older dog?) to fit your lifestyle Where to get--and where not to get--a dog Reading a pedigree Training your dog or puppy--when, where, and how The proper use of praise and discipline Feeding, grooming, and ensuring your dog's physical fitness Recognizing and correcting canine behavioral problems The particular challenges of raising a dog where you live - in the city, country, or suburb The proper techniques for complete care of your pet at every stage of his or her life In its scope, its clarity, and its authority, How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend remains unrivaled as a basic training guide for dog owners. Like no other book, this guide can help you understand and appreciate your dog's nature as well as his or her distinct personality--and in so doing, it can significantly enrich the life you share with your dog.

A Step By Step Book About Housebreaking Your Puppy

Author: Jack C. Harris
Publisher: Tfh Pubns Inc
ISBN: 9780866229746
Size: 25.42 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Provides a variety of methods for housebreaking to suit the owner's lifestyle, and such topics as separation anxiety, traveling, and possible problems.

Your Child S Dog

Author: Andrea McHugh
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781554073047
Size: 50.64 MB
Format: PDF
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A practical guide that provides step-by-step guidance on teaching a child to care for and train a dog that includes tips, detailed advice on difficulties, Do and Don't sidebars, all with focus on a dog's needs and raising a well-socialized companion.