The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies by Sean O'Meara

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Sean O'Meara
Publisher: Glame Tree Pub
ISBN: 9781847862273
Size: 57.80 MB
Page: 352
Release: 2008

Book Description
Part of a great new series of comprehensive and accessible encyclopedias on our favourite animals, this is your definitive guide to the dog. Discover the dog throughout history and culture, its uses and status, anatomy, appearance and behaviour, and take in a wealth of practical advice on how to choose a dog, care, health, breeding, training and showing your dog. Information on evolution and classification is included before succinct clear entries go on to cover all the main breeds of dog (nearly 400), organised by geographical origin and then by size. Helpful statistics and icons provide essential information at a glance.



The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs And Puppies by Sean O'Meara

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Sean O'Meara
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780857758798
Size: 15.66 MB
Page: 352
Release: 2013-08-31

Book Description
Part of a great new series of comprehensive and accessible encyclopedias on our favourite animals, this is your definitive guide to the dog. Discover the dog throughout history and culture, its uses and status, anatomy, appearance and behaviour, and take in a wealth of practical advice on how to choose a dog, care, health, breeding, training and showing your dog. Information on evolution and classification is included before succinct clear entries go on to cover all the main breeds of dog (nearly 400), organised by geographical origin and then by size. Helpful statistics and icons provide essential information at a glance.



The Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dog Breeds by Joan Palmer

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Joan Palmer
Publisher: Wellfleet Press
ISBN: 9780785800309
Size: 43.65 MB
Page: 256
Release: 2011-01-08

Book Description
Lavishly illustrated, the 256 page directory of breeds is presented by group in the order: non-sporting, working, herding, gundogs, hounds, terriers and toy. The background to each breed is detailed - its origins, development, characteristics and, where applicable, mode of working. Breed standards are given as well as care boxes for at a glance tips for looking after each breed. Also featured are some 79 rare breeds, ranging from the ancient Hellenic Hound to the highly specialized Lundehund, or Norwegian Puffin Dog. An introductory sections covers the history of dogs, ranging back over the millennia to the wild dogs which first warmed themselves at the fires of early humans. There follow sections on the anatomy, physiology, and psychology of the dog, and specialist terminology is illustrated with examples taken from the breeds featured in the Encyclopedia. Photographs, maps, and drawings show how particular conformations and characteristics have evolved into groupings which are recognized today.



Encyclopedia Of Dog Breeds by D. Caroline Coile

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: D. Caroline Coile
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
ISBN:
Size: 15.70 MB
Page: 328
Release: 1998

Book Description
Here in one volume is virtually everything a prospective dog buyer needs to know, as well as clear & detailed information on canines for all dog owners & dog fanciers. Opening sections discuss breed evolution & point out the many physical & behavioral traits that make dog breeds different. The main section of this volume profiles nearly 150 breeds, arranged by AKC groups. Each breed profile tells how & why the breed was developed, & how selection for certain characteristics affects the dog's suitability as a pet. There is also valuable information on traits a prospective buyer should look for when choosing the breed. These include the breed's general health & vulnerability to specific health problems, longevity, exercise needs, activity level, compatibility with children & other animals, grooming needs, tendency toward obedience, watchdog aptitude, key conformation points, & others. This book contains a wealth of photos & line art in color & in black-&-white. It's a volume that deserves a place on the shelf of every dog fancier, veterinarian, breeder, & dog owner. Caroline Coile, Ph.D., is an award-winning writer who has been showing dogs since 1974. In 1965 she was named "Handler of the Year" by the American Saluki Association, & one of her Salukis was named "Dog of the Year." She is author of eight of Barron's Pet Owner's Manuals on various dog breeds.



Children S Illustrated Encyclopedia by DK

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: DK
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241282209
Size: 76.23 MB
Page: 600
Release: 2016-07-01

Book Description
From dinosaurs to digital technology, DK's Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is a must-have knowledge compendium exploring more than 380 topics. Help your child find out everything they need to know about anything with this fact-packed encyclopedia. Arranged from A-Z on subjects they need to know about, all illustrated with dramatic photos, cut-aways, charts and maps. DK's Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is written in a clear and child-friendly style and has been fully updated to include recent space missions, scientific breakthroughs and the latest political, social and cultural events, so your child can keep fully up-to-date with what has been happening in the world. Perfect for projects or just for fun, this is the ultimate illustrated children's encyclopedia.



Dogs 100 Illustrated Fun Facts by Katy Gleit

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Katy Gleit
Publisher: Osmora Incorporated
ISBN: 2765905347
Size: 51.57 MB
Page: 25
Release: 2014-10-24

Book Description
This picture book is a great teaching tool for your little one and for you. It is like illustrated encyclopedia of dogs for every kid. The pictures are clear and the colors are nice. If you are ready to challenge your mind and prove to everyone that you are the king of dogs knowledge, then pick up this book and prepare for the ultimate trivia experience. Test your fact knowledge as you look at some of the most captivating facts about dogs. Do you know that? There are an estimated 400 million dogs in the world. Dogs were first domesticated by cavemen. Dogs are all direct descendants of wolves. Humans have kept dogs as pets for over 12,000 years. The largest breed of dog is the Irish Wolfhound. The world’s smallest dog breed is the Chihuahua. Wolves and dogs can mate to produce fertile offspring. Dogs live 15 years on average. The most dogs ever owned by one person were 5,000 Mastiffs owned by Kublai Khan. One female dog and her female children could produce 5,372 puppies in seven years. Ancient Egyptians revered their dogs. When a pet dog would die, the owners shaved off their eyebrows, smeared mud in their hair, and mourned aloud for days. Small quantities of grapes and raisins can cause renal failure in dogs. Apple and pear seeds contain arsenic, which may be deadly to dogs. A one year old dog is as mature, physically, as a 15 year old human The U.S. has the highest dog population in the world, France has the 2nd highest. The average city dog lives 3 years longer than a country dog. Dogs can be trained to detect epileptic seizures. Newfoundlands are great swimmers because of their webbed feet. Basset Hounds cannot swim. Greyhounds are the fastest dogs on earth, with speeds of up to 45 miles per hour. As you read this book over and over to your child it won't be long before they are the ones pointing to the picture and telling you what it is. The author Katy Gleit wrote this book for her own two grandchildren Dani and Deia: In "Dogs: 100 Illustrated Fun Facts " your children are given a well-selected knowledge along with entertaining information about these old human's friends. In addition, a set of wonderful pictures show exactly what a dogs looks like.



Encyclopedia Of The Dog by Caroline Taggart

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Caroline Taggart
Publisher: Thunder Bay Press (CA)
ISBN:
Size: 33.51 MB
Page: 192
Release: 2000

Book Description
Dogs have been at humankind's side throughout evolution and have always been valued for their intelligence and loyalty. This beautifully illustrated encyclopedia contains all the information a dog lover and enthusiast needs. From adopting a puppy to healthcare and dietary requirements; and from the evolution and domestication of dogs to show and working breeds. The book also contains a directory of over 120 breeds from around the world. Illustrated throughout, this section contains a wealth of information on the origins, characteristics, and size of each breed, which will enable readers to learn about the more unusual breeds and also to make an informed decision about which breed may be the most suitable for their needs and lifestyle.



15 Minutes To A Great Puppy by Kevin Michalowski

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Kevin Michalowski
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440224161
Size: 44.11 MB
Page: 160
Release: 2005-03-07

Book Description
Discover the 15-Minute Miracle! Puppies bring great joy to our lives, but they also present us with special challenges. Everyone wants a well-behaved dog that is a joy to be around, but who has time for training a puppy? You do - and if you do it right, it will only take 15 minutes of your time each day. Kevin Michalowski's formula for a great puppy is a proven winner for time strapped pet owners. He teaches us that dog training is all about short, effective sessions. His plan is so simple and easy that anyone can follow it. This book is a must-have for anyone who is thinking about getting a puppy. It is packed with great, practical information to help you get ready for your new dog to help you with all the basic training lessons. You'll discover how to: • Prepare yourself - mentally and physically - for getting a dog • Pick the right puppy for your lifestyle - includes a quick-reference breed guide • Housebreak your dog that easy way, thanks to the crate and the schedule • Teach the four basic commands: Sit, Come, Heel and Down • Cure problems such as chewing, jumping and aggression • Monitor your dog's health and give it a happy life Your puppy will become your best friend - and with just 15 minutes of training per day, he can also become the well-behaved dog of your dreams.



Everydog by Rowan Blogg

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Rowan Blogg
Publisher: William Morrow & Company
ISBN: 9780688069650
Size: 11.16 MB
Page: 311
Release: 1987-01-01

Book Description
This illustrated encyclopedia, compiled by two veterinarians, describes the diet, behavior, and breeding of dogs, offers advice on the care of puppies and elderly dogs, and highlights the symptoms, prevention, and treatment of canine illnesses



Past Lives With Pets by Shelley A. Kaehr

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Shelley A. Kaehr
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738764590
Size: 31.44 MB
Page: 208
Release: 2020-05-08

Book Description
This remarkable book explores how our companion animals' distinct personalities and behaviors reveal that they have already lived with and loved us—only in a different life. Featuring amazing stories of people who knew their animals in a past life, whether a dog, cat, horse, guinea pig, or other, Past Lives with Pets strengthens the unique bond with your animals and shows you how to heal from the trauma of losing them. Could your cat have within him the reincarnated soul of your beloved dog? Are your pet's idiosyncrasies so familiar because your pet has played a vital role in your soul's journey? Through past life regression and hypnotherapy case studies, Shelley A. Kaehr helps to confirm that the answer is yes. This entertaining and enlightening book also provides guided imagery practices to help you connect with your own past life experiences and soul lessons for spiritual growth.



The Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Natural Remedies by Abigail Gehring

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
Author: Abigail Gehring
Publisher: Skyhorse
ISBN: 1510749993
Size: 18.22 MB
Page: 400
Release: 2020-03-17

Book Description
More than 100 Remedies and Recipes for Vibrant Health! Packed with step-by-step instructions to make your own herbal remedies, simple recipes for cooking with herbs and spices, and beautiful photographs, this might be the most comprehensive guide to natural remedies ever published. Here readers can learn about alternative medicine and homeopathic approaches, aromatherapy and essential oils, and much, much more. Natural Healing for Common Ailments Cooking with Superfoods Juices & Cleanses Edible Wild Plants Planning an Herb Garden Everyday Treatments for Women & Children Natural Cleansers for the Home Homemade Non-Toxic Cosmetics Revitalizing Tinctures & Shots Anti-Inflammatory Foods Take charge of your family's health and well-being with this comprehensive guide.



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The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Dogs Puppies
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Publisher: PediaPress
ISBN:
Size: 48.89 MB
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Book Description