The Complete Dog Owners ManualBook - 1997
Written by two dog-care experts, this lively, full-color guide to raising healthy and happy dogs, with information on the top 100 breeds, is the definitive resource for every dog owner. Illustrated throughout with over 400 full-color photographs and illustrations and filled with sound, practical advice, The Complete Dog Owner's Manual covers every aspect of adding a dog to the family and making him or her feel right at home. It provides essential information on selecting a dog; buying basic equipment from leashes and collars to housing and bedding; and taking care of day-to-day tasks such as feeding and grooming. Instructions on training are presented in a clear, easy-to-understand style, and sections on nutrition, exercise requirements, and health care ensure the pet's well-being. To help owners identify and learn about their dog, 100 of the most popular breeds are described in detail. Beautifully produced, easy to use, and extraordinarily comprehensive, The Complete Dog Owner's Manual is an essential addition to the family health reference shelf.
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, c1997.
Characteristics: 224 p. :,col. ill. ;,29 cm.