How to Be Your Dog s Best Friend

This expanded edition preserves the best features of the original classic while bringing the book fully up-to-date. The result: the ultimate training manual for a new generation of dog owners--and, of course, for their canine best friends.

How to Be Your Dog s Best Friend

How to Be Your Dog s Best Friend

For more than a quarter century, How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend has been the standard against which all other dog-training books have been measured. This expanded edition preserves the best features of the original classic while bringing the book fully up-to-date. The result: the ultimate training manual for a new generation of dog owners--and, of course, for their canine best friends. The Monks of New Skete have achieved international renown as breeders of German shepherds and as outstanding trainers of dogs of all breeds. Their unique approach to canine training, developed and refined over four decades, is based on the philosophy that "understanding is the key to communication, compassion, and communion" with your dog. How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend covers virtually every aspect of living with and caring for your dog, including: Selecting a dog (what breed? male? female? puppy or older dog?) to fit your lifestyle Where to get--and where not to get--a dog Reading a pedigree Training your dog or puppy--when, where, and how The proper use of praise and discipline Feeding, grooming, and ensuring your dog's physical fitness Recognizing and correcting canine behavioral problems The particular challenges of raising a dog where you live - in the city, country, or suburb The proper techniques for complete care of your pet at every stage of his or her life In its scope, its clarity, and its authority, How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend remains unrivaled as a basic training guide for dog owners. Like no other book, this guide can help you understand and appreciate your dog's nature as well as his or her distinct personality--and in so doing, it can significantly enrich the life you share with your dog.

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How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend
Language: un
Pages: 300
Authors: Monks of New Skete
Categories: Pets
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05-15 - Publisher: Hachette UK

For more than a quarter century, How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend has been the standard against which all other dog-training books have been measured. This expanded edition preserves the best features of the original classic while bringing the book fully up-to-date. The result: the ultimate training manual for
How to be Your Dog's Best Friend : the Classic Training Manual for Dog Owners
Language: un
Pages:
Authors: Monks of New Skete
Categories: Pets
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher:

For nearly a quarter century, How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend has been the standard against which all other dog-training books have been measured. This new, expanded edition, with a fresh new design and new photographs throughout, preserves the best features of the original classic while bringing the book
How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend
Language: un
Pages: 253
Authors: Monks of New Skete
Categories: PETS
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-10 - Publisher: Little Brown

For nearly a quarter century, How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend has been the standard against which all other dog-training books have been measured. This new, expanded edition, with a fresh new design and new photographs throughout, preserves the best features of the original classic while bringing the book
How to be Your Dog's Best Friend
Language: un
Pages: 202
Authors: Monks of the Brotherhood of St. Francis
Categories: Dogs
Type: BOOK - Published: 1978 - Publisher:

Books about How to be Your Dog's Best Friend
Becoming Your Dog's Best Friend
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Martin Becker, Martin J. Becker
Categories: Pets
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Tfh Publications Incorporated

'Dr. Becker makes some excellent points from a little different perspective. Especially on target where his reasons for sharing one's life with dogs: they help us maintain a hold on our sanity...not to mention our sense of humor.' --Betty White

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