Puppies aren't merely dogs--they're baby dogs, and like all babies, they need extra special care. Here's a fun-to-read book filled with practical information on everything a first-time puppy owner needs to know--how to find a reliable place to purchase a dog . . . how to choose a puppy from a litter . . . dog and master--getting used to each other . . . training and housebreaking a puppy . . . relationships between puppy and children . . . and tips on nutritious feeding and health care. Also important to new dog owners is a detailed explanation of normal puppy growth and development, plus a general description of puppy personalities according to breed. Puppies is beautifully illustrated with more than 125 delightful color photos. Helpful sidebars contain added tips for owners.jL If your dog is going to be traveling in the airplanea#39;s baggage compartment, plan the trip so that it will involve as little stress for your dog as possible. ... Take a long walk before you set out on the trip (whether by car or plane), so the dog is relaxed and wona#39;t suddenly have to relieve itself. # For long car trips you should use a seat belt designed for dogs or have the dog ride in the back section of the caranbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Barron's Educational Series - 2001|