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Great Dogs of Albany and Beyond By Times Union
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The Times Union’s most honored writer and dozens of dog lovers from across the Capital Region take you inside their dog-centric households. In stories both touching and humorous, they reveal... More > the deep bonds that link humans and their four-pawed friends throughout our community. Profits from book sales benefit the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society and the Times Union Hope Fund. Enjoy the book, then see much more, including photography and video, and join the ongoing conversation at http://timesunion.com/greatdogs.< Less
Raising Cats Naturally: How to care for your cat the way nature intended By Michelle T. Bernard
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Michelle Bernard has a rare gift for putting in plain words extraordinarily effective and levelheaded ways to properly care for cats. Steering clear of faddish, dangerous trends and dissecting the... More > oodles of misinformation that has regrettably become the norm in mainstream advice on animal nutrition, she shines most conspicuously on the issue of a proper feline diet. By giving the reader a common-sense, straightforward strategy for preparing a diet that is based solely on the nutritional requirements of true carnivores, her book is a must-have for anyone committed to building and maintaining glowing good health for cats.< Less
The Big Red Handbook By Richard Garcia
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This book is written by a former breeder, handler, & conditioner of Sporting Pit Bull Terrier. It is a unique incite to the world of the Pit Bull from his eyes.
Controlled Aggression By Girard Bradshaw
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K9 Training manual for professional police and protection trainers. This book covers K9 selection, drive development, human focused aggression, out on command redirects and call offs. Appendicies... More > cover European dog sports, using the electronic collar, and attentive heeling for police K9 and sport competition.< Less
Living With Great Danes By Jill Swedlow
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If you're looking for a complete book that covers the subject of Great Dane dogs, this is it. You will learn what it's really like living with these huge guys. The author has been involved with the... More > breed for almost 40 years. This has included living with, showing, breeding, and judging. She is the breeder of multiple AKC Champions. This book is an update to the original which was entitled, The Great Dane: Model of Nobility. Much of the content is the same but has been brought up-to-date. Also the interior is in full color. Whether you're just researching the breed or have been involved with it for a long time, it's likely that you'll find this book useful. Many people involved with the breed have recommended the original (Model of Nobility) to their puppy purchasers as being the 'bible' of Great Danes.< Less
Leonberger Owner's Guide - abbreviated By Leonberger University
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This is an abbreviated version of the Leonberger Owner's Guide. If you wish to also have the History of the Leonberger by Caroline Bliss-Isberg and the Leonberger Coloring Book, please purchase the... More > full edition.< Less
A Guide To In Hand Showing of Your Welsh Pony, Welsh Cob or Part Welsh By Gretchen Aitken
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A guide to showing Welsh Ponies, Welsh Cobs and partbred Welsh in the USA breed ring. Tips, hints and secrets to a winning turnout! When should you begin prepping your pony for an upcoming show?... More > What should you do about the mane? What should the handler wear? What should the pony wear? All this and much more is covered in this book! Taking you from filling out your entry to taking your pony into the ring, this guide details every aspect of in hand showing in the US breed ring. Learn correct ring procedure, grooming for each Section of Welsh, appropriate tack, appropriate handler apparel and much more!< Less
American Working Terriers By Patrick Burns
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Practical, common sense, terrier work for the beginner, laid out in a clear no-nonsense style with chapters on the history of working terriers in Europe and America, along with sections on... More > introducing young dogs to work, tools, technique, American terrier quarry, hazards, and veterinary care for working dogs. The sections on veterinary care and tools alone will save most people more money than the cost of this book, while the tips on digging, locator collars, skunk toxic shock, and handling quarry at the end of a dig, may save you more than money. This book is about working terriers, but if you show, breed or judge any type of terrier, you will find this book an eye-opener. Chapter One, for example, explains why (and how) the development of dog shows resulted in the elevation of linked structural characteristics that have resulted in breed after breed disappearing from the working field, while Chapter Four explains what is really required in a working terrier. 275+ pages, with 80 photos and illustrations.< Less
Open Paw Shelter Manual By Colleen Boyle, Kelly Gorman
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Imagine walking into an animal shelter where all is quiet and it smells good. Dogs are peacefully lounging on beds chewing on delectable food-stuffed chew toys or sitting calmly at the front of their... More > kennels wagging “Hello” at passers by. Cats are curled up in beds on elevated platforms or batting at dangling catnip toys. Volunteers are busily training dogs and teaching young, playful cats to retract their claws before getting over-excited. This is a shelter where people come for miles, clamoring to adopt the friendly, well-trained residents. These are cats and dogs that will easily settle into their new, permanent homes. This is a shelter where everyone who walks in, walks out more aware of companion animals’ needs. This is an Open Paw shelter. The Open Paw Shelter Manual is a practical guide that offers clear, step-by-step instructions for implementing this revolutionary program in your shelter. It is a must have for shelters that want to make a difference!< Less
The Small Munsterlander -- A Breed Apart By Paul Jensen, Don Knaus
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This is the first book in the English language about this age-old breed. The book covers the origin of the breed, the development in Germany and is immigration to North America. It describes the club... More > that protects the breed on this continent and explains the breeding requirements as well as suggest numerous questions potential buyers should ask before purchasing a pup. Daily maintenance, health and proper feeding are described and since the breed is a bird dog of the finest quality its training in the field and water is explained. The book includes more than 90 photos (most in color) that shows the dogs and their activities. The book concludes with three hunting trip stories with several Small Munsterlanders as well as answers to the frequently asked questions (FAQ).< Less
With Due Consideration By Quilliam Horace Flint
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This is Horace's second collection of his reflections since moving to his own home from his shelter. All proceeds go to help rescue others like him. He asks you please to consider purchasing his... More > book to help his brethren.< Less
Positive Police Dogs: Philosophy By Guy Williams
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Positive Police Dogs is a series of books aimed at the training of dogs for law enforcement but is equally as relevant for military,security,working, sport or even pet dogs. As the name suggests,... More > the emphasis is on the use of positive reinforcement training in order to produce well controlled, confident dogs. This first book in the series sets out the ideas and principles involved, and provides the bedrock upon which the further books are based.< Less
Puppy Savvy: The Pocket Guide to Raising Your Dog Without Going Bonkers By Barbara Shumannfang
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Is your puppy biting, chewing, barking, jumping up, peeing indoors, or pulling on leash? Using the kind methods and humor she has shared with her dog-training clients since 1999, Barbara Shumannfang... More > helps you solve your puppy problems. No bribes, no bullying. Learn to customize your training and socialization plan according to your pup’s personality. Learn to use your pup’s natural needs as powerful motivators to build good habits. “This is the one training book I wish could go home with every new shelter adoption. This fast, funny, and thorough guide for new puppy owners contains humane, intelligent and effective answers to all the common questions that arise when someone has a new puppy. If every breeder and animal shelter could hand out this book along with every puppy, there'd be fewer problem dogs and far fewer dogs surrendered to animal shelters.” --Sue Sternberg, Innovator in the field of shelter dog welfare, author, and creator of the Dog Park Assistant iPhone App and GreatDogProductions.com< Less
The Guide to Training an Autism Assistance Dog By Katie Gonzalez, CDT
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This book covers everything you will need to know to train a dog for a family member or friend that struggles with autism. Service dog training varies greatly from pet dog training with differences... More > in potty training, controlled loading and unloading from vehicles and public transportation, training to stay under restaurant tables and under chairs to stay ouf of aisle ways in public, and how to behave around people and other animals while working as a service dog. Instruction is given on advanced obedience for public access as well as specialized tasks to assist with the disability. Service dog etiquette, management and laws are also discussed.< Less
Training Your Own Psychiatric Service Dog By Katie Gonzalez, CDT
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This book covers everything you will need to know from selecting a dog for the type of assistance you need, to training advanced obedience for public access, and life-changing assistance tasks to... More > help you with day-to-day life. Service Dog training varies greatly from pet dog training with differences in potty training, controlled loading and unloading out of vehicles and public transportation, training to stay under restaurant tables and under chairs to stay out of aisle ways in public, and how to behave around people and other dogs while working as a service dog in the public setting. Specialized tasks include teaching your dog public access skills, assistance with crowd control, deep pressure therapy, medical alert for panick/anxiety attacks or flashbacks, searching for lost items, going around corners in advance of you, bracing, checking your house for intruders, as well as advanced service dog obedience. Service dog etiquette, management, and laws are discussed.< Less
Impression-a-Bull By Nashville PITTIE
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Impression-a-Bull presents to the public a realistic account of the true character of Pit bulls and the people who share their lives with them. As a Pit bull advocacy and rescue organization, we... More > wanted to provide responsible guardians with a platform to share their stories and the opportunity to help others know Pit bulls the way we know them. With the help and creativity of Amiee Stubbs Photography, this award winning project has been brought to life in vivid color through captivating photos and stories of just a few of the many responsible Pit bull guardians of Nashville! 100% of the proceeds from the sales of this book will go toward Nashville PITTIE's spaying and neutering of pit bulls and pit bull type dogs in the Middle Tennessee area. Please be sure to check out the Huffington Post Impression-a-Bull review! http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/06/11/nashville-pitties_n_5478755.html< Less
The Pit Bull Bible - Master Collection By John A. Koerner II
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The biggest, most comprehensive manual on raising pit bulls--and learning every aspect about this breed--ever written. Coffee table-sized. Hardcover. Nearly 400 pages, photos, diagrams, money-saving... More > tips, the best keep ever written, how to raise, evaluate, and establish a bloodline, everything you could want to know about the breed.< Less
A Guide to Training Your Own Seizure Assistance and Alert Dog By Katie Gonzalez, CDT
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The Director of Little Angels Service Dogs covers everything you will need to know from selecting a dog for the type of assistance you need, to training advanced obedience for public access, and... More > life-changing assistance tasks to help you with day-to-day life. Service Dog training varies greatly from pet dog training with differences in potty training, controlled loading and unloading from vehicles and public transportation, training to stay under restaurant tables and under chairs to stay out of aisle ways in public, and how to behave around people and other dogs while working as a service dog in the public setting. Specialized tasks include teaching your dog public access skills, alerting to and recognizing seizures, training to go get help, bring the phone, or dial a service dog telephone, bracing for balance, and deep pressure therapy for assistance during and after a seizure. Service dog etiquette, management, and laws are discussed.< Less
NOCTURNAL MIND Study of the behavior of nocturnal predators in captivity and specialized training guide By Anna Sanchez
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This book is particularly directed toward falconers and professionals who desire to specialize in nocturnal raptors. The first section is an immersion into the life of nocturnals and serves as a... More > basis for the second section, where their behavior is analyzed. Based on the understanding of the mindset of nocturnal raptors, this study permits an understanding of their behavior and the reasons for it, as well as highlighting the differing habits of diurnal and nocturnal predators. Supported by years of experience, study, observation, and testing, this analysis intends to improve their lives and treatment in captivity< Less
The Veterinarian’s Guide to Healthy Pet Plans: How to Design, Implement and Measure Your Way to Preventive Care Plan Success By Debbie Boone, BS, CCS, CVPM, Wendy Hauser, DVM
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The comprehensive guide for veterinary preventive care plans. Written by two industry experts with personal experience implementing veterinary wellness care, this user-friendly workbook will take the... More > veterinary team step by step though the process of developing Healthy Pet Plans for veterinary practices. Included in the book is an invaluable appendix teeming with training guides, contract examples and marketing resources designed to enhance practice productivity. Increase compliance while helping make top quality preventive care affordable for all pet owners. Build client loyalty and bring patients back to your hospital where they belong.< Less
Scouting Around the Veterinary Hospital from a Dog’s-Eye View: Celebrating 100 Years of the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences By Marilyn Sebesta
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Scout, the loveable Labrador, is excited to introduce you to the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital at Texas A&M University. Along the way, she shares information about this unique, world-class... More > veterinary hospital, along with details on the school and on special Aggie traditions. Scout explains the many reasons that she loves going to the Veterinarian at Texas A&M. From start to finish, these veterinarians treat their patients right. The hospital has all kinds of specialists and is open twenty-four hours a day. Taking care of both pets and wild animals—critters large and small—this school and its graduates make life better for the entire animal kingdom! What’s more, it’s part of a great school with many wonderful and fun traditions. This illustrated tour from a dog’s point of view celebrates one hundred years of the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. Proceeds from this book will go to the Save the Animal Fund at the Small Animal Hospital.< Less
Nosie Rosie's Diary Year 1 Vol 3 : 2 May 2004 - 20 Sep 2004 TBC By Norma Jean Heaton-Fox- Thornton
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Humorous 3rd Volume of the Trilogy of the life-history of the 1st year of a kitten named Windy, AKA Nosie Rosie, in Diary form, as channeled through her human mom, The Granny.
Jules The Therapy Dog By Anne Bell
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This story is designed to help explain what therapy dogs do. Jules visits many types of facilities but loves children the best. The illustrations and some text are from children at the school where... More > Jules visits.< Less
Working With Wild Horses, Second Edition By Nancy Kerson
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How to gentle and train wild horses (Mustangs, Brumbies) This new, improved Second edition includes an expanded adoption and training section, plus Wild Horse History.
Natural Flea Control for Dogs and Cats: Notes On Ticks and Sandflies By Christopher Day
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NEW! Natural flea control, with notes on ticks and sandflies. Modern chemicals are not without dangers, so natural methods are becoming more popular. Christopher Day has condensed 43 years of... More > experience in natural and holistic methods to bring this eBook to publication. While personal research is advocated, to enable the reader to make informed choices, there is enough information here to allow even a beginner to achieve results.< Less