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Cording The Poodle For The Show Ring By Joseph J. Genarella
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This book shares the author's professional working experience in professional grooming, handling, and breeding of dogs and his knowledge of caring for poodles. Raised in a family of professional... More > groomers, handlers, and breeders of prue breed dogs, Mr. Genarella learned how to care for dogs at a young age. While he started to work bathing dogs in his uncle's kennel at age eight, he eventually gained vast knowledge in grooming and began to work at a professional level later on in life. From since he worked professionally, he had numerous achievements in the dog world, including owning four grooming salons which he later sold and championing hundreds of dogs. The author shares his knowledge of dog handling, particularly of poodles. He primarily provides comprehensive instructions on bathing, drying, and cording poodles as well as grooming corded poodles and fixing the damaged cords on them. The author also includes dog show pictures as well as instructional photos for the general maintenance of dogs< Less
The Pet Owner's Guide to Hamsters: Everything You Need to Know About Owning a Happy and Healthy Hamster By Matthew Debanks
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Hamsters have long been a favorite pet amongst owners. These adorable creatures are known for their attractive appearance, pleasant nature and high energy levels. In this guide you will learn how to... More > care for your hamster so that it lives a long and happy life. You will also discover the tricks to bonding with your hamster so that you are able to handle him and enjoy a close level of connection with your pet. Hamsters are warm blooded mammals that sleep during the day and are awake at night. While there are many different types of hamsters only a few are kept as pets. Unlike a mouse, which is a popular alternative to the hamster, it is has basically no tail.< Less
Betta Breeding for Beginners By Lina Tomlin
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An informative edition written for and dedicated to all those who are in love with the grace and beauty of a betta. Easy to understand. Beautiful and informative photos.
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 Catnip Papers By Zanada Green Maleki
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The Catnip Papers by Zanada Green Maleki is an adventure, fantasy, folkloric read for cats and their two legged companions of all ages. ’Twas the night before Catnip….. Sounds... More > familiar, doesn’t it? Follow the Catnip Calendar to plan festivities for Catnip Advent, through the 12 Days of Catnip, and into December 25th, the Feast of Peace and Happiness. Closing with the Legend of St. Kyt you will get to know just how special the Catnip holidays are. Catnip is not a cat’s Christmas. It is a season of humorous revelry for cats! Catnip is coming! The mice are getting fat! Please,to put a penny in the old cat’s hat…. Are you going to wait for your local cat to tell you about Catnip? The dawgs are already spying...Find out for yourself in The Catnip Papers. It will change your life, chuckle by chuckle! (For Catnip mugs and other Catnip Papers stuff visit http://www.zazzle.com/betazoid) Get yourself a copy of The Catnip Papers. Excellent for gift giving, too. Merry Catnip!< Less
Only A Dog By Grover Krantz
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Eight years after his beloved wolfhound died, Grover Krantz wrote this book. A renowned anthropologist, Krantz was an expert in human and animal behavior. He also had a great love of dogs. This book... More > is an insightful narrative and contemplation on Krantz's best friend, whom he called "a patient, affectionate, loyal companion -- with a sheer quantity of personality that made him almost human." The book was described by the *Washington Post* as "a funny, moving memoire [of] Krantz's gigantic wolfhound." For more information see lulu.com/wmmeachamhk . ISBN 978-988-17324-1-5. Library of Congress catalogue no. 2009287041.< Less
Building a Basic Foundation for Search and Rescue Dog Training By J. C. Judah
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Hundreds of tips are revealed to help handlers train the Search and Rescue dog. This instructional guide describes the skills needed to lay a solid foundation for successfully training the SAR dog. ... More > The reader will examine disciplines such as Wilderness Air Scent, Human Remains Detection (both land and water), First Responder Dogs, Disaster, and Trailing dogs. Learn the skills needed to prepare physically, mentally, and intellectually for SAR operations. Enjoy meeting REAL SAR dogs in over 50 photos. Discover the industry standard for documentation including training logs, evaluations, and certifications. Sample forms for each are included. Explore Sympathetic Alerts, Human Response Alerts and handler Cues to understand why dogs behave as they do. Gain a basic knowledge of Scent Theory and learn how it impacts dog performance. Ethics and professionalism are stressed as SAR dog handlers from across the nation reveal their wisdom through TIPS and BEST PRACTICES.< Less
"Stop!" How to control predatory chasing in dogs By David Ryan CCAB
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Throwing a ball for a game of chase is an enjoyable and rewarding experience for many owners and their dogs. For other owners canine chase behaviour turns into a nightmare when their dog chases... More > cyclists, cars or sheep. When their dogs choose what to chase it can compromise owners financially, cause the target severe injury or even death, and threaten the life of the dog. A good trainer or behaviour counsellor needs to be able to address inappropriate predatory chase behaviour swiftly and effectively. This book looks at the reasons for the problem, the more effective solutions and how to alter the behaviour.< Less
AHTA Journal Volume 1 Issue 1 By AHTA
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AHTA Journal Volume 1 Issue 1 represents a photo/pedigree journal of some of the first American Hairless Terriers.
The Amazing Dog Training Man By Eric Letendre
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Dog training expert, Eric Letendre, says that confusion is the number one problems dog owners face today. There is so much advice floating around that new dog and puppy owners become confused, which... More > leads to problems with their dogs. A lot of the advice out there is old and outdated. Much of it relies on outdated and harsh techniques that were used over a hundred years ago. In his new book, you will learn new and proven training methods using the principles of behavior. In this book, you’ll learn The Reverse Dog Training Method developed by Eric Letendre. A revolutionary training system, it will show you how to get maximum results the quick and easy way. You’ll also discover his M.U.T.T. Method for dealing with common behavior problems such as jumping, housetraining, biting and much more.< Less
Transport, Restraint and Manipulation of Rabbits By Esther van Praag, Amir Maurer
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This 40 pages brochure describes and shows the different ways to transport rabbits properly and safely, how to take them out of the carrier without causing stress, to carry them to the examination... More > table without struggling, and to restrain them correctly for a general examination by the owner or the veterinarian, e.g. during the pre-anesthesia phase. The brochure is richly illustrated with color pictures detailing the different procedures.< 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
Positive Police Dogs: Patrol Dog 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.< Less
Desperate Dogs Determined Measures By Robert Cabral
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Desperate Dogs is a unique book that tackles the most important issue facing our nations shelters: How can we fairly deal with the complex behaviors of dogs at the greatest risk and save more lives? ... More > Putting aside the issue of what’s right and wrong in human terms and focusing instead on what dogs need to succeed to return into loving homes, the examples, advice and training in this book is written with municipal shelters in mind. Most every shelter behavior with detailed explanations is included along with fair behavior assessment tools. Desperate Dogs helps to understand dogs with behavioral problems including fear, aggression and dominance and offers effective, proven solutions, training methods, and advice; these issues, often misunderstood, cost dogs their lives. The hands-on lessons in this book delve into the often misunderstood process of evaluating and isolating a dog’s key issues and offers solutions, training advice and exercises that can be applied effectively in a shelter environment.< 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
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
Sophia and the Chocolate Chips: A Story of Friendship, Kittens and Snacks By Cindy Congdon
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The true story of foster cat Sophia from @foster_kittens Instagram account.
Po and Lucy
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A memorial book of pictures celebrating the life of Po and Lucy of Wobble Nation - Po, Linus & Lucy
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.
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
The Behavior of the Domestic Ferret By F. Shimbo
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The second edition of ferret expert Fara Shimbo's omnibus on all aspects of ferret behavior, from the instinctual, hormonal and developmental to learning, memory and cognition. Illustrated with... More > photos, drawings, diagrams and charts, this book contains a wealth of scientific data but is written for the layman. A tour-de-force about a truly remarkable animal. Fara Shimbo was the administrator of the FURO Information Services Office, and editor-in-chief of The Weasel Help Monthly for nine years, and her work has been seen in numerous magazines including Ferrets and Ferrets USA.< Less
Venomous Snakes in Captivity: Safety and Husbandry By B. W. Smith
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(c 2005) Regarded by many as the "bible" of keeping venomous snakes. This Book Includes: Proper Housing, Responsible Husbandry, The Tools and Equipment, Safe Handling Practices, Mistakes... More > to be Avoided, Tips for Safety and Effeciency, Federal and State Regulatory Agencies, Emergency Contacts and 76 FULL COLOR Illustrations. Endorsed by the Miami Dade Antivenom Unit.< Less
Balanced Beekeeping II: Managing the Top Bar Hive By Philip Chandler
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If The Barefoot Beekeeper was the harbinger of the 'natural beekeeping' movement, then this is the workshop manual. Together with its companion volume - Balanced Beekeeping I: Building a Top Bar Hive... More > - this book will lead you gently into a fascinating relationship with the most engaging of nature's workers: the honeybee. The author draws on 15 years of experience with many types of hive in the both amateur and professional beekeeping contexts. You will want this book beside you for years to come!< Less
Saving Ricky: The Second Rescue By S. A. Taylor
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Ricky's first rescue was easy. He just needed a home. His second rescue was a race against time and the devil itself. Bone cancer. The vet gave him a death sentence. One look into those pain filled,... More > terrified eyes - and I refused to accept it. Follow along and learn the substances and techniques I used to fight his cancer - and win.< Less