This dog encyclopedia is a comprehensive visual guide to more than 180 breeds from all over the world - from the loveable Labrador Retriever and Cocker Spaniel to the more unusual Keeshond, Saluik, Portuguese Water Dog and Brittany. Everything you need to know about dogs, from choosing a breed to grooming, feeding and exercise is described in full detail, and there is step-by-step guidance through basic first aid and training. Descriptions of each dog's temperament will help you choose the right dog for you and your family. Over 700 specially commissioned photographs bring each dog to life, ensuring that this encyclopedia will be a useful source of reference.About the Author:
Dr Peter Larkin, MRCVS qualified as a veterinary surgeon from the Royal Veterinary College, London, in 1953, and was later awarded the degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine by thesis from the University of Berne. He has also been the veterinary correspondent to Our Dogs magazine. Peter has judged dogs all over the world. He is a member of the Kennel Club, serving on its Scientific Committee, is Chairman of the Bull Terrier Club and Vice-President of Southern Countries (UK) Canine Association. Mike Stockman, MRCVS, qualified as a veterinary surgeon in 1949 and has been actively involved with dogs all his life. He has served as President of the British Veterinary Association and as Chairman of the Crufts organising subcommittee. Now retired from general practice, Mike judges dogs at the highest levels of competition both at home and abroad. He contributes regularly to veterinary journals and has been a BBC television commentator at Crufts.
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