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Publisher Comments:

This is the essential dog compendium, a complete and comprehensive overview of everything dog.

Review:

"This comprehensive book certainly lives up to its subtitle; editor Mehus-Roe, former managing editor of Popular Pets, has culled a wealth of information on over 250 breeds. The work opens with a history of dogs 'in our world,' which briefly covers dogs in religion, and then moves on to the more interesting chronology of dog rescue and welfare. Later, the author addresses the important issues of dogs and the law (e.g., noise ordinances, poop scoop laws, etc.). New and prospective dog owners will learn a lot from the chapters on choosing the right dog, finding a dog (whether through a breeder, shelter or other option), and bringing a new dog home. The best part of the book, however, covers 'life with a dog,' with sections on pet care partners like sitters and walkers, emergencies, lost dogs, biting, traveling with a dog, and a fantastic chapter on activities one can do with one's dog, ranging from playing Frisbee ('or canine disc') to sledding and herding. Of course, health and daily care are covered in depth, and a final section focuses on dogs who work (with police teams or therapists, for example). Color photos throughout." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)

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ISBN:
9781931993340
Subtitle:
The Definitive New Source To All Things Dog
Other:
Mehus-Roe, Kristin
Author:
Mehus-Roe, Kristin
Publisher:
i5 Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
Dogs - General
Subject:
Dogs
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Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Original Dog Bible: The Definitive Source for All Things Dog
Publication Date:
20050301
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
752
Dimensions:
950x750

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"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "This comprehensive book certainly lives up to its subtitle; editor Mehus-Roe, former managing editor of Popular Pets, has culled a wealth of information on over 250 breeds. The work opens with a history of dogs 'in our world,' which briefly covers dogs in religion, and then moves on to the more interesting chronology of dog rescue and welfare. Later, the author addresses the important issues of dogs and the law (e.g., noise ordinances, poop scoop laws, etc.). New and prospective dog owners will learn a lot from the chapters on choosing the right dog, finding a dog (whether through a breeder, shelter or other option), and bringing a new dog home. The best part of the book, however, covers 'life with a dog,' with sections on pet care partners like sitters and walkers, emergencies, lost dogs, biting, traveling with a dog, and a fantastic chapter on activities one can do with one's dog, ranging from playing Frisbee ('or canine disc') to sledding and herding. Of course, health and daily care are covered in depth, and a final section focuses on dogs who work (with police teams or therapists, for example). Color photos throughout." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)
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