The Simple Guide to Choosing a Dog (Simple Guide to...)

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The Simple Guide to Choosing a Dog (Simple Guide to...)

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  • 製本 Paperback:紙装版/ペーパーバック版/ページ数 240 p.
  • 言語 ENG
  • 商品コード 9780793821129
  • DDC分類 636.71

Table of Contents

How to Use This Book                               11 (2)
Part1-Before You Choose 13 (74)
Chapter l: Advice for Dogs (by Anonymous, a 15 (20)
Dog)
What Is a Dog? 19 (2)
What Do You Want with a Dog, Anyway? 21 (1)
Is it a Safe Environment? 21 (1)
Will They Puppy Proof? 22 (1)
Where Do They Live? 22 (1)
Are They Really Permitted to Own a Dog? 23 (1)
Where Will You Be AII Day? 23 (1)
Who Is Going to Take Care of You? 24 (1)
And Speaking of Kids 25 (1)
How Much Time Do They Have? 26 (1)
Are They Adaptable? 26 (1)
Finances 26 (2)
What's for Dinner? 28 (1)
How About Those Checkups? 28 (2)
Should I Sit, or What? 30 (1)
Housekeeping Issues 31 (1)
What About Roommates? 32 (1)
The Final Analysis 33 (2)
Chapter 2: Finding Your Dog 35 (32)
The Newspaper 42 (3)
Checking Out the Dog shows 45 (1)
Friends and Neighbors 46 (1)
The Responsible Breeder 46 (6)
The Well-Bred Dog 52 (1)
The Application Process 53 (2)
Picking a Puppy 55 (4)
The Right Paperwork 59 (2)
Rescue or Shelter: The Other Ethical Option 61 (4)
The Marvelous Mix 65 (2)
Chapter 3: The Keys to Canine Contentment 67 (20)
(and Yours)
The Keys to Canine Contentment (and Yours) 71 (3)
Character 74 (1)
Origin 74 (1)
Original Purpose 74 (1)
Physical Attributes 74 (1)
Size 74 (2)
Color 76 (1)
Coat Type and Grooming 76 (2)
Health Concerns 78 (2)
Exercise 80 (1)
Housing 81 (1)
Interaction with Others 81 (1)
Trainability 82 (1)
Activities 82 (5)
Part 2-Choosing Your Dog 87 (154)
Chapter 4: Breed Profiles 89 (152)
Affenpinscher 91 (1)
Afghan Hound 92 (1)
Airdale Terrier 93 (1)
Akita 94 (1)
Alaskan Malamute 95 (1)
American Eskimo Dog 96 (1)
American Foxhound 97 (1)
American Staffordshire Terrier 98 (1)
American Water Spaniel 99 (1)
Anatolian Shepherd 100(1)
Australian Cattle Dog 101(1)
Australian Shepherd 102(1)
Australian Terrier 103(1)
Basenji 104(1)
Basset Hound 105(1)
Beagle 106(1)
Bearded Collie 107(1)
Bedlington Terrier 108(1)
Belgian Malinois 109(1)
Belgian Sheepdog 110(1)
Belgian Tervuren 111(1)
Bernese Mountain Dog 112(1)
Bichon Frise 113(1)
Black and Tan Coonhound 114(1)
Bloodhound 115(1)
Border Collie 116(1)
Border Terrier 117(1)
Borzoi 118(1)
Boston Terrier 119(1)
Bouvier Des Flandres 120(1)
Boxer 121(1)
Briard 122(1)
Brittany 123(1)
Brussels Griffon 124(1)
Bulldog 125(1)
Bullmastiff 126(1)
Bull Terrier 127(1)
Cairn Terrier 128(1)
Canaan Dog 129(1)
Cardigan Welsh Corgi 130(1)
Cavalier King Charles spaniel 131(1)
Chesapeake Bay Retriever 132(1)
Chihuahua 133(1)
Chinese Crested 134(1)
Chinese Char-Pei 135(1)
Chow Chow 136(1)
Clumber Spaniel 137(1)
Cocker Spaniel 138(1)
Collie 139(1)
Curly-Coated Retriever 140(1)
Dachshund 141(2)
Dalmatian 143(1)
Dandie Dinmont Terrier 144(1)
Doberman Pinscher 145(1)
English Cocker spaniel 146(1)
English Foxhound 147(1)
English Setter 148(1)
English Springer Spaniel 149(1)
English Toy Spaniel 150(1)
Field Spaniel 151(1)
Finnish Spitz 152(1)
Flat-Coated Retriever 153(1)
French Bulldog 154(1)
German Shepherd Dog 155(1)
German Shorthaired Pointer 156(1)
German Wirehaired Pointer 157(1)
Giant schnauzer 158(1)
Golden Retriever 159(1)
Gordon Setter 160(1)
Great Dane 161(1)
Great Pyrenees 162(1)
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog 163(1)
Greyhound 164(1)
Harrier 165(1)
Havanese 166(1)
Ibizan Hound 167(1)
Irish Setter 168(1)
Irish Terrier 169(1)
Irish Water Spaniel 170(1)
Irish Wolfhound 171(1)
Italian Greyhound 172(1)
Jack Russell Terrier/Parson Russell Terrier 173(1)
Japanese Chin 174(1)
Keeshond 175(1)
Kerry Blue Terrier 176(1)
Komondor 177(1)
Kuvasz 178(1)
Labrador Retriever 179(2)
Lakeland Terrier 181(1)
Lhasa Apso 182(1)
Lowchen 183(1)
Maltese 184(1)
Manchester Terrier 185(1)
Mastiff 186(1)
Miniature Bull Terrier 187(1)
Miniature Pinscher 188(1)
Miniature Schnauzer 189(1)
Newfoundland 190 (1)
Norfolk Terrier 191(1)
Norwegian Elkhound 192(1)
Norwich Terrier 193(1)
Old English sheepdog 194(1)
Otterhound 195(1)
Papillon 196(1)
Pekingese 197(1)
Pembroke Welsh Corgi 198(1)
Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen 199(1)
Pharaoh Hound 200(1)
Pointer 201(1)
Polish Lowland sheepdog 202(1)
Pomeranian 203(1)
Poodle 204(1)
Portuguese Water Dog 205(1)
Pug 206(1)
Puli 207(1)
Rhodesian Ridgeback 208(1)
Rottweiler 209(1)
Saint Bernard 210(1)
Saluki 211(1)
Samoyed 212(1)
Schipperke 213(1)
Scottish Deerhound 214(1)
Scottish Terrier 215(1)
Sealyham Terrier 216(1)
Shetland Sheepdog 217(1)
Shiba Inu 218(1)
Shih Tzu 219(1)
Siberian Husky 220(1)
Silky Terrier 221(1)
Skye Terrier 222(1)
Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier 223(1)
Smooth Fox Terrier 224(1)
Spinone Italiano 225(1)
Staffordshire Bull Terrier 226(1)
Standard Schnauzer 227(1)
Sussex Spaniel 228(1)
Tibetan Spaniel 229(1)
Tibetan Terrier 230(1)
Toy Manchester Terrier 231(1)
Vizsla 232(1)
Weimaraner 233(1)
Welsh Springer Spaniel 234(1)
Welsh Terrier 235(1)
West Highland White Terrier 236(1)
Whippet 237(1)
Wire Fox Terrier 238(1)
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon 239(1)
Yorkshire Terrier 240(1)
Glossary 241(6)
Resources 247(2)
Index 249