The authoritative information and advice you need, illustrated throughout with full-color photographs--now revised and redesigned to be even more reader-friendly! With their tuxedo markings, scrunched-up muzzles, turned-up noses, and outgoing personalities, Boston Terriers are great pets. Their compact yet stocky bodies make them the perfect size for apartment living, travel, and laps. Friendly, lively, affectionate, and intelligent, they're usually great with kids and elderly people. This guide helps you choose and raise a loyal pet you'll love with advice on: * Characteristics to look for * Creating a good home environment * Feeding, grooming, and health care * Housebreaking and basic training * Having fun with your sometimes rambunctious petThe first dog show held in Boston was in 1878, and several of these early dogs, then called Bull Terriers, competed. By 1888, the Boston dog show provided a class for around-headed bull terriers, any color, a the designation for this breed atanbsp;...
|Author||:||Elaine Waldorf Gewirtz|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2007-01-06|