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New dog : choosing wisely and ensuring a happy ever after / Bruce Fogle.

Fogle, Bruce. (Author).
Book Book (2008.)
Description: 192 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2008.
8 of 8 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Salem.
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Salem Adult Non-Fiction 636.7/FOGLE (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 155407357X (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781554073573 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1554073561 (bound)
  • ISBN: 9781554073566 (bound)
General Note: Includes index.
Contents: Introduction -- 20 essential tips for a new dog -- Chapter 1. Choosing a New Dog -- What is a dog? -- Are dogs human? -- What is a dog person? -- What is a dog breed? -- Labrador Retriever -- German Shepherd -- English Cocker Spaniel / Cocker Spaniel -- Golden Retriever / English Springer Spaniel -- Cavalier King Charles Spaniel / Shetland Sheepdog -- West Highland White Terrier / Border Terrier -- Staffordshire Bull Terrier / Boxer -- Yorkshire Terrier / Chihuahua -- Pug / Boston Terrier -- Dachshunds / Miniature Schnauzer -- German Pointers / Weimaraners -- Rottweiler / Great Dane -- Miniature and Toy Poodles / Standard Poodle -- Lhasa Apso / Shih Tzu -- Pomeranian / Maltese -- Beagle / Bulldog -- Doberman / Whippet -- Border Collie / Australian Shepherd -- Siberian Husky / Jack Russell Terrier -- Crossbreeds and mutts -- A new dog that's right for you -- Chapter 2. A New Dog in the Family -- Be prepared -- The first day and night -- Crate and playpen training -- Meeting the rest of the family -- A new adult dog -- Housetraining -- Good nourishment -- Shopping and traveling -- Taking your dog outside -- Chapter 3. Simple Obedience Training -- Encouraging acceptable behavior -- Getting help -- Getting your dog's attention -- Calling your dog -- Wait and stay -- Sitting and lying down -- Walking on a leash -- Preventing jumping up -- Preventing mouthing -- Playing with your dog -- Chapter 4. Dogs Are Not Angels -- Why dogs do what dogs do -- Excitable new dogs -- Frustration and boredom -- Separation anxiety -- More puppy problems -- Fearful behavior -- The aggressive dog -- Persistent dog problems -- Chapter 5. Best of Health -- Body maintenance -- Choosing the right vet -- Home treatments -- Home nursing -- Serious emergencies -- Preventive health care -- Index -- Useful contacts -- Acknowledgments
Citation: Fogle, Bruce. "New dog : choosing wisely and ensuring a happy ever after." Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2008.
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