Dogs are an integral part of human society on every inhabited continent on Earth. They drive livestock and protect it; police property; scent and detect illicit substances; haul sleds; retrieve game; guide the blind; search for and rescue the lost and injured; comfort the lonely; hear for the deaf; or simply add a sparkling natural reality to the lives of hundreds of millions of people throughout the world. As we move from an agrarian to an urban culture, dogs are in many ways one of our last and most important links with the natural world. We get pleasure from caring for our gardens and for our pets. This e-book emphasizes the pet owner to offer good care to his or her pet and also gives solutions for unresolved problems. Table of contents: 1. Understanding ingredient 2. Dogs need different diets at different ages 3. Vitamin and mineral supplements 4. Boredom and variety 5. Cost of feeds 6. Dry vs. Canned food 7. Homemade diets 8. Food allergies 9. How much should I feed my dog? 10. How often should I feed my dog? 11. Signs of ill health 12. Heart worm, fleas and other parasites 13. Heart worm prevention 14. Common questions about heart worm 15. Fleas and other parasites 16. Do parasites cause aScootinga? 17. Preventing dental disease 18. Home dental care 19. Veterinary dental treatments 20. The importance of the physical examination 21. Why are regular check-ups important? 22. What happens during an examination? 23. How often should my pet be examined? 24. How to administer medicine 25. Nursing a sick dog 26. Vaccinations 27. Common questions about vaccinations 28. Spaying and neutering 29. Spaying of the Female dog 30. Surgical neutering of the male dog 31. Pet health insurance 32. Clipping a dog 33. First steps in grooming 34. Bathing a dog 35. Pet IdentificationBeef flavored chunks are available in addition to the beef flavored tablets or solutionsthat canbe givenorally to thedogs asa measureagainst the incidenceof heart worms. Avoid mosquito bites by providing proper mosquitoproof shelter facilitiesanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Dog Owner’s Handbook: The Ultimate Guide to Everything You Need to Know About Dogs|
|Publisher||:||MaxHouse - 2014-11-20|