books about: puppyhood
The Irrepressible Toy Dog
*Howell Book House
Almost 38% of all dogs in the U.S. are small dogs. This book follows the Toy dog from neonate to old companion, looking at the importance of training and socialization, housebreaking problems, special nutrition needs and more. A very thorough chapter on health care examines problems unique to Toys, including unhealthy knees, bad teeth and special anesthesia risks. —Foreword by Betty White
I Love My Dog, But...:: The Ultimate Guide To Managing Your Dog's Misbehavior
You love your dog...but he has a few habits that are anything but loveable--and no amount of scolding or punishment helps. Sound familiar? The good news is that you can change your dog's unbecoming habits if you know how. This comprehensive guide to dog training covers every imaginable situation, allowing you to see right through your "difficult" dog's behavior and help him learn how to behave in a way that please you. Discover how the ...
Training for Both Ends of the Leash: A Guide to Cooperation Training for You and Your Dog
A breakthrough approach to dog training, tapping the power of cooperation by integrating a dog’s natural instinct with an owner’s personality. Kate Perry has seen it all: the secret pee-ers, the delivery-man harassers, the agoraphobics. Every dog presents a unique set of drives, traits, and needs—and so does every owner. Delivering the effective approach that has made her a highly sought-after canine consultant, Training for Both ...
Snog: A Puppy's Guide to Love
Little, Brown and Company
Snog: A Puppy's Guide to Love features sixty original and captivating images of puppies by the world's most popular animal photographer. Hale uses her lens, her love of dogs, and a great deal of patience to create an enchanting perspective on how puppies see the world. Whether napping or nibbling at each other's ears, these adorable pooches show a deep, easily shared affection for one another. From golden retrievers to German shepherds, bulldogs ...
Educating Your Dog with Love and Understanding: The Basics of Appropriate Training for All Dogs, from ...
Barron's Educational Series
A well-trained, obedient dog usually indicates both a contented pet and a happy owner. In this book, Schlegl-Kofler emphasizes the importance of integrating affection and understanding into training methods that apply to all canines, whether they are house pets, hunters, farm dogs, or even guard dogs. 40 color photos. 35 drawings.
Lad, a Dog
Albert Payson Terhune
Before there was Lassie, there was Lad--a dog whose loyalty and courage set him apart. Since its original publication over 70 years ago, Terhune's classic has touched countless readers. Lad is based upon one of Terhune's many collies. Illustrated.
Dog Behavior: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet
Howell Book House
Dr. Ian Dunbar, renowned dog trainer and behaviorist, explains how dogs think, how dogs learn, and why they act the way they do. Dog owners who understand these issues can better train their dogs and develop a closer relationship with their pets.
Tibetan Mastiff (Comprehensive Owner's Guide)
Kennel Club Books
Book by Cunliffe, Juliette
Puppyhood: Life-size Portraits of Puppies at 6 Weeks Old
Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2013
Puppyhoodáshowcases adorable puppies in life-size photographs taken at six weeks old. The book itself is oversize at 13 by 11 inches, allowing enough space to bring each of these little ones to life. Twenty-five breeds are captured in engaging photographs, showing all the details that make puppies so irresistible, from their pink bellies to their tiny teeth, soft ears, and oversize paws. The book features the most popular breeds, including the ...
How to Teach a New Dog Old Tricks: The Sirius Puppy Training Manual
James & Kenneth Publishers
Fun training with toys, treats, lures and rewards. Easy and effective, dog-friendly techniques for teaching a new puppy old tricks (such as basic manners), or for teaching an older dog that is new to training. Heralded by many dog trainers as 'the best dog training book ever written'. A comprehensive workbook for the motivated dog owner, comprising sections on basic off-leash obedience, temperament modification, behavior troubleshooting, ...
McSpot's Hidden Spots: A Puppyhood Secret
Laura L. Seeley
Eclipsing every other spotted thing he sees so that he may show off his own magnificent spots, McSpot the dalmatian learns a valuable lesson about the true importance of appearances when he encounters a stuffed toy dog as cute as himself.
Right Dog For You
Daniel F. Tortora
How to Find the Perfect Match for You... Here is a systematic and enjoyable way to choose a dog. This highly informative and useful book will take the guesswork out of choosing a dog while leaving in the fun. It will tell you about more than 110 breeds and help you to select a dog compatible with your personality, family, and lifestyle. Choosing a dog can become easy and enjoyable as you learn everything there is to know about the breeds, ...
Puppy Preschool, Revised Edition: Raising Your Puppy Right---Right from the Start!
St. Martin's Griffin
John Ross and Barbara McKinney, the country’s foremost dog-training experts, reveal the lifelong benefits of early training in this definitive guide devoted exclusively to the trials and triumphs of puppy rearing. Puppy Preschool rewrites the rules on raising a great dog. Whereas other training books begin their programs when the puppy has already reached four months of age or more, Puppy Preschool begins educating and shaping behavior ...
The Art of Raising a Boxer Puppy: From Puppyhood to Adult Dog (The Art of Raising Puppies From Puppyhood to ...
For the millions of people every year who consider bringing a puppy into their lives–our series "The Art of Raising a Boxer Puppy", and other books by Abigail Dow, guide you through key factors to consider before you buy your puppy. Whether you're planning to adopt a Boxer puppy or already welcomed one home, this guide can help you understand the art of raising a Boxer; covering everything from the Boxer's history, traits, temperament, ...
the Survival Manual for Puppies and their Owners
A new puppy can be a lot of fun, but it can also be a real handful. It is easy to be overwhelmed when you realize the puppy is smarter than expected...or maybe not as smart as expected. Either way, you owe it to yourself and that puppy to provide the guidance needed to produce a lovable companion without bad habits. This book will explain simple methods you can use to influence your puppy in such a way that he or she learns how to behave without ...
Bulldogs and Bulldog Breeding (A Vintage Dog Books Breed Classic)
H. St. John Cooper
Vintage Dog Books
Bulldogs and Bulldog Breeding (A Vintage Dog Books Breed Classic) Originally published in 1905, this extremely rare early work on the bulldog is almost impossible to find in its first edition. VINTAGE DOG BOOKS have republished it, using the original text and photographs, as part of their CLASSIC BREED BOOKS series. The author was a highly respected breeder of the day. The book's 164 pages cover all aspects of the Bulldog. Beginning with the ...
Training Your Superdog
The most innovative and practical dog training manual ever produced, Training Your Superdog contains everything you need to know to develop a happy canine companion. Starting off with advice on choosing a breed, acquiring a dog (puppy, adult, pure-bred, or rescue), and caring for him. This dynamic guide uses the latest research into canine intelligence to explain how dogs think, and provides detailed information on how to communicate ...
Puppyhood: Life-size Portraits of Puppies at 6 Weeks Old by Smith, J. Nichole (10/15/2012)
Stewart, Tabori & Chang
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