Whether you are a dog-owner, breeder or are thinking about owning a dog for the first time, this encyclopedia should provide a useful source of reference. It contains information on the social history and evolution of the dog since domestication and how the breeds we recognize today were developed. There are also sections on social instincts, anatomy, psychology and reproduction, as well as information on the correct diet for your dog, grooming, training, how to choose a vet and common ailments. A major section is dedicated to breeds of the dog from around the world. Divided into internationally recognisable groups for easy reference, readers can learn quickly to identify each breed and learn about its origins and characteristics.Biografía del autor:
Caroline Taggart has edited and contributed to many books on a range of subjects, and has a particular interest in and knowledge of animals and natural history.
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Descripción Hamlyn, 2000. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. New item. Nº de ref. de la librería QX-207-34-4769604