The Dog Encyclopedia by DK

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: DK
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241526892
Size: 31.74 MB
Page: 360
Release: 2013-08-01

Book Description
This complete catalogue of all things canine is essential reading for dog lovers everywhere. From Beethoven to Toto, dogs have a special relationship with humans and are forever known as man's best friend.?? The enduring loyalty and companionship of our four-legged friends is celebrated throughout The Dog Encyclopedia. Starting with their history, evolution, and anatomy, this beautiful book puts on a show of dogs in art and advertising, sport and service, and religion and culture. Famous dogs in fiction line up alongside heroic helpers. More than 400 dog breeds are introduced, from primitive dogs and working dogs to companion dogs and scent hounds. Each and every breed includes stunning photographs and fact-packed profiles detailing individual character, compatible owner traits, and breed-specific advice. ??If you're bringing home a new pet, this guide comes crammed with top tips for a balanced diet, exercise, grooming, and training, as well as a health section on continuing care, identifying illness, and veterinary visits. ??This perfect pooch package is an indispensable owner's guide and invaluable reference for budding dog whisperers.



The Dog Encyclopedia For Kids by Tammy Gagne

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: Tammy Gagne
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1623706947
Size: 80.94 MB
Page: 208
Release: 2017-01-01

Book Description
Icelandic Sheepdogs are born with extra toes. Dalmatians are born without spots. Some Siberian Huskies have one blue eye and one brown eye. Learn all about the characteristics of various dog breeds and much more! Packed with amazing photographs and fun facts, dog owners and fans will get an in-depth look at these curious, lovable canines.



The Dog Encyclopedia by Esther J. J. Verhoef-Verhallen

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: Esther J. J. Verhoef-Verhallen
Publisher: [Willowdale, Ont.] : Firefly Books
ISBN: 9781552091555
Size: 18.36 MB
Page: 270
Release: 1997

Book Description
Discusses the various breeds of dogs, including the origins of the breed, personality, special characteristics, coat, and colors, with a special focus on dog training



The Dog Encyclopaedia For Kids by Tammy Gagne

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: Tammy Gagne
Publisher: Raintree
ISBN: 1782024891
Size: 67.13 MB
Page: 208
Release: 2017-02-09

Book Description
Briards have extra claws on their hind legs. Dalmatians are born without spots. Some Siberian Huskies have one blue eye and one brown eye. Learn all about the characteristics, behaviour and training of various dog breeds. Packed with amazing photographs and fun facts, this book provides an in-depth look at these curious and lovable canines.



Encyclopedia Of Dog Breeds by D. Caroline Coile

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: D. Caroline Coile
Publisher: B.E.S. Publishing
ISBN: 9780764167294
Size: 53.56 MB
Page: 380
Release: 2015

Book Description
This is a comprehensive reference for dog owners and prospective dog owners. Opening sections discuss breed evolution and point out the many physical and behavioural traits, and there are profiles of over 150 breeds in all, including 27 new breeds



The Dog Encyclopedia by Constantin Olaru

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: Constantin Olaru
Publisher: SC Active Business Development Srl
ISBN: 9786069316269
Size: 17.94 MB
Page: 180
Release: 2016-02-05

Book Description
Covering the breeds, care, health, and positive training of dogs -- all in one easy reference -- The Dog Encyclopedia is an illustrated encyclopedia of all things canine. With an extensive catalog of more than 100 dog breeds, this book includes photos and descriptions of breeds from around the world. 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 tips for looking after each breed. Dog owners, breeders, and fans will also learn about canine anatomy and body systems; instinct and behavior; how dogs interact with humans; and the essentials of good care. If you are thinking about buying a dog or you have a dog, you need to know some basic facts about healthcare, grooming, diet, vaccinations, training etc. "The Dog Encyclopedia" has valuable information to help you give your pet the care it needs. A dog depends on the owner to look after it. If you want your pet to develop into a happy and well-behaved companion you can't bypass this book. The book also gives expert advice on basic dog training. Dog Training doesn't need to be difficult, frustrating or something only professionals can do. The best way to teach is through positive training because its what keeps your dog listening and interested. Dog learn best when they want to learn. This book shows you how to optimize your dog's energy to create constructive behavior.



The New Dog Encyclopedia by Henry P. Davis

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: Henry P. Davis
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780883652152
Size: 46.39 MB
Page: 736
Release: 1974

Book Description
A complete revision and expanded update of the Henry P. Davis classic MODERN DOG ENCYCLOPEDIA.



The Dog Encyclopedia by DK

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: DK
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 1409350029
Size: 32.40 MB
Page: 360
Release: 2013-10-17

Book Description
The definitive visual guide to dogs The Dog Encyclopedia is the comprehensive compendium dedicated to all things canine. From Beethoven to Toto, dogs have been adored for their unswerving loyalty and companionship throughout history and this is the perfect celebration of man's best friend. This extensive catalogue of over 400 dog breeds, from Labradors to German shepherds and every pedigree in between, provides photographs and profiles detailing character, compatible owner traits, and breed-specific advice. You'll also find features on famous fictional dogs, canine heroes, and a fact-packed guide to canine evolution including sports and the jobs dogs have performed over the years. Expert advice on everything from exercise and feeding your pooch to grooming and puppy training is included, along with an invaluable section on care to help you quickly identify and deal with any dog health problems. Covering history, breeds, dog care, hound health and training, The Dog Encyclopedia is an indispensable owner's guide and reference for every soon-to-be dog whisperer.



The Dog Encyclopedia For Kids by Merriam Garcia

The Dog Encyclopedia
Author: Merriam Garcia
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 1098210905
Size: 57.78 MB
Page: 192
Release: 2020-12-15

Book Description
This encyclopedia highlights 150 different dogs. Alongside colorful photographs of both adult dogs and puppies, readers learn about the history, appearance, and behavior of various breeds. Features include fact boxes, information about the AKC breed groups, notes about dog care, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Reference is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.