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Raising Puppies & Kids Together: A Guide for Parents

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ISBN13: 9780793805686
ISBN10: 0793805686
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Maintaining a safe and happy household that includes both puppies and children can be a challenging task. What is the best way to teach a child to respect the family pet? What rules should be established to help avoid conflict? What are realistic expectation for both the puppy and the child? Sharing insight gleaned from over 20 years of combined experience in the field of dog training, the authors provide a roadmap for navigating the sometimes complicated path to a loving and respectful relationship between puppies and children. Real-life examples of interactions between children and dogs illustrate common problems and offer appropriate solutions, while instructional photos give examples of both "right" and "wrong" behavior. Learn how to meld the playful and protective nature of a puppy with the curiosity and compulsiveness of a child to create a positive atmosphere for the puppy, the child, and the rest of the household.

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tami.kat, April 26, 2007 (view all comments by tami.kat)
If you were thinking of adding a puppy to your household because you have kids in the house, get this book! It could save you from making a mistake about getting a puppy, possibly saving its life.

Pia and Lynn cover choosing a breed that fits your household, why you shouldn't get a puppy to teach the kids responsibility, what it's like having a puppy in the house, and how you'll have to always keep an eye on the puppy and kids whenever they are together.

Buy this book if you're a parent thinking about getting a puppy for your kids.

Buy this book if a friend has kids and is thinking of getting a puppy.

Buy this book if you *think* you might have kids in the future and want to prepare your dog(s) for their arrival.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780793805686
Publisher:
TFH Publications
Subject:
Dogs - General
Author:
Silvani, Pia
Author:
Eckhardt, Lynn
Subject:
Dogs
Subject:
Puppies
Subject:
Parenting - General
Subject:
Children and animals
Subject:
PETS / Dogs / General
Publication Date:
20050931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.02x7.08x.52 in. 1.12 lbs.

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » General
Pets » Dogs » Care and Ownership
Pets » Dogs » General
Pets » Dogs » Training
Pets » General

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