Synopses & Reviews
New in Barron's series of Dog Bibles is . Originally bred as working farm dogs and herding dogs, Shelties are now very popular as pets. They are an intelligent breed and have an amazing ability to form close bonds with their owners, making them highly trainable and lovable companions. Veterinarian-approved advice and information on canine care is the hallmark of the widely praised Barron's Dog Bibles series. Each title is devoted to a specific breed, and describes physical traits, breed history, behavior characteristics, potential health problems, and recommended training methods. These books also advise first-time dog owners on what to look for when choosing a puppy. The DVD enclosed with each book presents an informal dog training course that has proved especially enlightening to new owners. Color photos on most pages.