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Basenjis (Barron's Complete Pet Owner's Manuals)

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ISBN13: 9780764132643
ISBN10: 0764132644
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Information and advice to help you take good care of your Basenji

The typical Basenji: its origins, traits, temperament, and more

Expert advice: feeding, health care, and much more

Training your Basenji: housebreaking, socialization, and simple commands

  • Step-by-step directions for everyday care
  • Informative and attractive checklists and sidebars
  • Filled with handsome full-color photos

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    The Basenji, sometimes called the “barkless” dog, is a gentle breed and is especially good with children.

  • Synopsis:

    The Basenji, sometimes called the "barkless" dog, originated in Africa and was known in ancient Egypt. Dogs of this breed are gentle and make loyal companions to children. This heavily illustrated book avoids technical language while offering sound advice and reliable information to current and soon-to-be pet owners. Written by animal specialists, veterinarians, and trainers, the titles in this series focus on pets of all kinds--different dog and cat breeds, birds, fish, reptiles, small animals, yard animals, and even exotic pets. All Pet Owner's Manuals are filled with high-quality photos and instructive line art.

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    khakie2, January 29, 2013 (view all comments by khakie2)
    This is a well written and informative book for the beginning Basenji owner or anyone wanting to learn about the breed. There are many beautiful photos of Basenjis to enjoy throughout. Good information on when the specific colors of the breed came out of Africa.
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    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9780764132643
    Publisher:
    Barron's Educational Series
    Subject:
    Dogs - Breeds
    Photographer:
    Earle-Bridges, Michele
    Author:
    Kenworthy, Mary Lou
    Subject:
    Basenji
    Subject:
    basenji; dog breeds
    Subject:
    Dog breeds
    Subject:
    Pets; Dog breeds
    Copyright:
    Edition Description:
    Trade paper
    Series:
    Barron's Complete Pet Owner's Manuals
    Publication Date:
    February 2006
    Binding:
    TRADE PAPER
    Grade Level:
    General/trade
    Language:
    English
    Illustrations:
    Y
    Pages:
    96
    Dimensions:
    7.875 x 6.5 in 7.2 oz

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    "Synopsis" by , The Basenji, sometimes called the "barkless" dog, originated in Africa and was known in ancient Egypt. Dogs of this breed are gentle and make loyal companions to children. This heavily illustrated book avoids technical language while offering sound advice and reliable information to current and soon-to-be pet owners. Written by animal specialists, veterinarians, and trainers, the titles in this series focus on pets of all kinds--different dog and cat breeds, birds, fish, reptiles, small animals, yard animals, and even exotic pets. All Pet Owner's Manuals are filled with high-quality photos and instructive line art.
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