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The Shetland Sheepdog: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet (Owner's Guides to a Happy, Healthy Pet)

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At last, a book about your pet that emphasizes total care, training and companionship!

You'll not only learn about the specie-specific traits of your special pet you'll also learn what the world's like from your pet's perspective; how to feed, groom and keep your pet healthy; and how to enjoy your pet through training and activities you can do together.

The Shetland Sheepdog is written by a breed expert and includes a special chapter on training by Dr. Ian Dunbar, internationally renowned animal behaviorist, and chapters on getting active with your dog by long-time Dog Fancy magazine columnist Bardi McLennan. Best of all, the book is filled with info-packed sidebars and fun facts to make caring for your pet easy and enjoyable.

Synopsis:

"The Shetland Sheepdog" is written by a breed expert and includes a special chapter on training by Dr. Ian Dunbar, internationally renowned animal behaviorist, and chapters on getting active with your dog by long-time "Dog Fancy" magazine columnist Bardi McLennan. Best of all, the book is filled with info-packed sidebars and fun facts to make caring for your pet easy and enjoyable.

Synopsis:

An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet is the series to turn to when you want a basic reference that's reliable, up-to-date, and complete. These guides feature:

* Expert authors, plus renowned guest contributors on specialized topics

* Full-color photos throughout

* Basic information on the breed, species, or topic

* Complete coverage of care, health, grooming, training, and more

* Tips and techniques to make life with a pet more rewarding

Synopsis:

An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet is the series to turn to when you want a basic reference that's reliable, up-to-date, and complete. These guides feature:

* Expert authors, plus renowned guest contributors on specialized topics

* Full-color photos throughout

* Basic information on the breed, species, or topic

* Complete coverage of care, health, grooming, training, and more

* Tips and techniques to make life with a pet more rewarding

About the Author

CATHY MERRITHEW got her first Sheltie over 20 years ago. She is the British Columbian Director for the Canadian Shetland Sleepdog Association, works as a professional groomer and veterinary receptionist and writes a monthly column on Shelties for Dogs in Canada magazine.

Table of Contents

PART ONE: Welcome to the World of the Shetland Sheepdog.

1. What Is a Shetland Sheepdog?

2. The Shetland Sheepdog's Ancestry.

3. The World According to the Shetland Sheepdog.

PART TWO: Living with a Shetland Sheepdog.

4. Bringing Your Shetland Sheepdog Home.

5. Feeding Your Shetland Sheepdog.

6. Grooming Your Shetland Sheepdog.

7. Keeping Your Shetland Sheepdog Healthy.

PART THREE: Enjoying Your Dog.

8. Basic Training (lan Dunbar, Ph.D., MRCVS).

9. Getting Active with Your Dog (Bardi McLennan).

10. Your Dog and Your Family (Bardi McLennan).

11. Your Dog and Your Community (Bardi McLennan).

PART FOUR: Beyond the Basics.

12. Recommended Reading.

13. Resources.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780876053850
Author:
Merrithew, Cathy
Publisher:
Howell Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Dogs - General
Subject:
Breeds
Subject:
Dogs - Breeds
Subject:
Dogs - Breeds - Working & Herding Dogs
Subject:
Shetland sheepdog
Subject:
Pets; Dog breeds
Subject:
Pet Care;Dogs
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Your Happy Healthy Pet Guides
Series Volume:
K
Publication Date:
January 1995
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
8.57 x 5.58 x 0.63 in

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"Synopsis" by , "The Shetland Sheepdog" is written by a breed expert and includes a special chapter on training by Dr. Ian Dunbar, internationally renowned animal behaviorist, and chapters on getting active with your dog by long-time "Dog Fancy" magazine columnist Bardi McLennan. Best of all, the book is filled with info-packed sidebars and fun facts to make caring for your pet easy and enjoyable.
"Synopsis" by , An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet is the series to turn to when you want a basic reference that's reliable, up-to-date, and complete. These guides feature:

* Expert authors, plus renowned guest contributors on specialized topics

* Full-color photos throughout

* Basic information on the breed, species, or topic

* Complete coverage of care, health, grooming, training, and more

* Tips and techniques to make life with a pet more rewarding

"Synopsis" by ,
An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet is the series to turn to when you want a basic reference that's reliable, up-to-date, and complete. These guides feature:

* Expert authors, plus renowned guest contributors on specialized topics

* Full-color photos throughout

* Basic information on the breed, species, or topic

* Complete coverage of care, health, grooming, training, and more

* Tips and techniques to make life with a pet more rewarding

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