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Australian Cattle Dogs (Barron's Complete Pet Owner's Manuals)

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The sturdy, active Australian Cattle Dog is an excellent working dog, noted for its loyalty and protective instincts toward its master. This book is a title in Barron's extensive line of Complete Pet Owner's Manuals . Heavily illustrated with color photos and instructive line art, these books present information on housing, feeding, health care, the title animal's traits--and where applicable, on grooming, training, and breeding. Each book is individually written by a trainer, breeder, veterinarian, or other animal specialist. The titles cover virtually all animals that are kept as pets, and include a wide selection of dog and cat breeds, birds, fish, reptiles and amphibians, small mammals, and even some insects and arachnids.

Synopsis:

(back cover)

Information and advice to help you

take good care of your Australian Cattle Dog

The typical Australian Cattle Dog: its origins, anatomy, physical traits, temperament, and more

Expert advice: choosing and training your dog, feeding, health care, exercise, grooming, and more

Understanding your Australian Cattle Dog: its voice, its body language, and their meaning

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

    (picture caption)

    This sturdy, active canine is an excellent working dog, noted for its loyalty and protective instincts toward its master.

  • Synopsis:

    This relatively new breed was recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1980, though its ancestors have been working on Australian ranches since early in this century. The sturdy, active Australian Cattle Dog was bred from Collies, Dalmatians, and the native Australian Dingo, and is noted for its loyalty and protective instincts. Here is advice on training, grooming, diet, health maintenance, and much more.

    Description:

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index.

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9780812098549
    Author:
    Beauchamp, Richard G.
    Publisher:
    Barron's Educational Series
    Author:
    Beauchamp, Richard G.
    Author:
    Beauchamp, Richard
    Location:
    Hauppauge, NY :
    Subject:
    Dogs
    Subject:
    Dogs - Training
    Subject:
    Dogs - Care/Health
    Subject:
    Dogs - Breeds
    Subject:
    Australian cattle dog
    Subject:
    Dogs; Australian Cattle Dogs
    Subject:
    Australian Cattle Dogs
    Copyright:
    Edition Description:
    Trade paper
    Series:
    Barron's Complete Pet Owner's Manuals Paperback
    Series Volume:
    11
    Publication Date:
    19970515
    Binding:
    Paperback
    Grade Level:
    General/trade
    Language:
    English
    Illustrations:
    Yes
    Pages:
    96
    Dimensions:
    7.875 x 6.5 in 0.0 oz

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    "Synopsis" by , (back cover)

    Information and advice to help you

    take good care of your Australian Cattle Dog

    The typical Australian Cattle Dog: its origins, anatomy, physical traits, temperament, and more

    Expert advice: choosing and training your dog, feeding, health care, exercise, grooming, and more

    Understanding your Australian Cattle Dog: its voice, its body language, and their meaning

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

    (picture caption)

    This sturdy, active canine is an excellent working dog, noted for its loyalty and protective instincts toward its master.

  • "Synopsis" by , This relatively new breed was recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1980, though its ancestors have been working on Australian ranches since early in this century. The sturdy, active Australian Cattle Dog was bred from Collies, Dalmatians, and the native Australian Dingo, and is noted for its loyalty and protective instincts. Here is advice on training, grooming, diet, health maintenance, and much more.
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