Expert guidance on training and caring for canine friends.
How can you get your dog to behaveoand give him the best quality healthcare available? This indispensable guide by three experts provides the answers. More than that, its visually appealing format makes it a reference guide and coffee table book all in one! It features:
• The latest information on health and nutrition
• Savvy strategies for grooming, exercise, and obedience
• Expert housetraining tips
• Hundreds of color photographs and detailed black-and-white illustrations
About the Author
Sue Guthrie is a veterinarian and an expert on dog care and training. She received a PhD from the RoyalVeterinary College (UK).
Professor Geoffrey Sumner-Smith specializes in orthopedics and osteology at the Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph (Canada).
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: The Wolf's Descent.
Chapter 2: The Healthy Dog.
Chapter 3: Feeding and Nutrition.
Chapter 4: Canine Structure.
Chapter 5: Life Support Systems.
Chapter 6: The Respiratory System.
Chapter 7: The Dog's World.
Chapter 8: The Skin.
Chapter 9: The Next Generation.
Chapter 10: The Question of Inheritance.
Chapter 11: The Canine Athlete.
Chapter 12: Alternative Approaches.