Описание: Jack Russell Terriers (JRTs) demand a lot of attention and activity, but offer a lot of affection and constant amusement. This guide fills you in on the breed`s needs and attributes, covering: the JRT`s irrepressible hunting dog instincts and character; tips for selecting a JRT puppy or adult dog; and training and housetraining your JRT.
Описание: This book is almost as irresistibly appealing as Bichons In 2004, the Bichon Frise was the 26th most popular dog in the U.S., and 9,796 were regtered with the AKC. This book has everything from a list of desirable characteristics and a checklist of items new owners should have to nutrition, grooming, and health information every owner should know. There are helpful sections with step-by-step instructions for key training and pet-care tasks. Charming color photos of these perky, playful white power puffs will captivate any dog lover. Mary and Kathie D. Vogel (Virginia Beach, VA), a mother-daughter team, have been a major force in the world of the Bichon Frise for over two decades. Their kennel, Vogelflight, has produced over 20 champions.
Описание: The solution to the problem that gets dogs in the doghouse A puppy that piddles. A pooch that puddles. A dog that knows better but has "accidents." These are real pet peeves for millions of frustrated dog owners. Updated with all new color photos, new information, and a full index for quick reference, Housetraining: Your Happy Healthy Pet, Second Edition has fundamentals for training dogs of any age, step--by--step techniques, and inventive solutions to common housetraining problems. This book is the solution exasperated d owners have been looking for! September Morn (Shelton, WA) is a dog behaviorist with a specialty in the resolution of canine behavior problems. She has published numerous guides to dog behavior.
Описание: Their small size and manageable demands make parakeets the ideal pets for many people. Fascinating to watch, parakeets are delicate, beautiful, and have distinctive personalities. With lists, charts, and step-by-step instructions, this book covers everything from basic care and feeding to training and handling. Packed with information on potential dangers, common health problems, keeping the cage safe and stimulating, out-of-cage play time, and more, this book helps owners enjoy their parakeets for years. Julie Rach Mancini (Indianola, IA) was the editor of "Bird Talk" magazine for several years. Her first bird was a parakeet named Charlie and she has been a fan of these charming pets ever since.
Описание: Features the story of how guinea pigs were domesticated. This book offers advice on selecting a guinea pig; pointers on feeding, grooming, and health; tips on understanding guinea pig behavior; and, fun activities to enjoy with your guinea pig.
Описание: This fully-revised all-encompassing guide to Cocker Spaniels features everything new owners need to know from preparing for the new pup to geriatric care. All new full-colour photography and an included 30-minute training DVD make this a package that can`t be passed up. .
Описание: In 2004, the Miniature Schnauzer was the AKC's 11th most popular dog. Elaine Waldorf Gewirtz (Westlake Village, CA) is a multiple winner of the Dog Writers Association of America's Maxwell Award.