A Modern Dog's Life: How to Do the Best for Your Dog What do dogs value? Why do they get so excited by their daily walks? And why may dogs of different breeds have different needs? Veterinarian, professor of animal behavior, and dog lover Dr. Paul McGreevy answers these questions and many more. He takes readers on a walk in the paws of man's best friend to illuminate the challenges and confusions faced by dogs in the modern world. Filled with humor, easy-to-follow instructions, and memorable characters (including "Uncle Wolf" and "Feral Cheryl"), A Modern Dog's Life will help you better understand your dog with: Insights from recent studies on how dogs see, smell, and experience the world Explanations of canine behavior, with over 40 photos of dogs in action Tips on everything from petting dogs to calming them at the vet's User-friendly training techniques that build skills gradually and keep dogs motivatedDr. McGreevy offers an exciting new approach to training a dog: By acting as a "life coach"-rather than an "alpha dog" or "parent"-and by reimagining "training" as a fun opportunity for you and your dog to grow closer and learn new skills, you can greatly improve your dog's quality of life-and teach good behavior at the same time.
Modern Small Dog or Cat Loft-Bed - Ebony Solid wood with a high-gloss finish, Stainless Steel accents 2 microfiber fabrics included: Zebra and Silver-Grey, Fabrics machine washable Cushion very comfortable, Minimal assembly required (2 screws. Parts included) Sturdy design - can hold up to 100 lbs, Coated bottoms to prevent scuffing Non-toxic finish, Signature Lazybonezz plaque Measures 35.5 x 27 x 12.2 inches
Super Pet Modern Music Chews - 2 pack These hip chews are for the modern pet. Modern Music Chews are the wooden musical shapes critters love to crunch. The chews clean and trim teeth while satisfying the chewing and gnawing instincts of small animals. They are recommended for hamsters, guinea pigs, rabbits and other small animals. Each package contains 2 chews.
Durable And Fashionable If you are quite fashion conscious and want your kitty to be that way too, then Modern Cat Designs Litter Box Hider is the best option. This brown colored box is perfect for 2 cats. There is high pressure laminate that ensure safety and comfort. Modern Cat Designs Litter Box Hider measures 21.5 x 18.5 x 20.75 inches.
Dog: The Definitive Guide for Dog Owners A famous vet's complete guide to dogs and their behavior. This handsome book celebrates the close and complex relationship between humans and dogs, and it examines dogs in the contexts of behavior, anthropology, history, literature and genetics. Dog reveals the essential nature of the human-dog relationship and gives insight into how that relationship has changed and what its future holds. Topics include: The ancestry of the modern dog Dog breed classifications The modern dog owner The modern dog The development of a dog from puppyhood into old age Living with dogs Feeding, training and caring for a dog Health and welfare Coping with the loss of a beloved petDr. Bruce Fogle provides expert advice and thoughtful essays based on his years of experience as a veterinarian, highlighted with personal anecdotes and more than 600 beautiful color photographs. Illustrated how-to spreads focus on practical topics related to dog care and training. Beautifully presented, compassionate and full of useful information, Dog can be the book that dog owners will turn to throughout their pets' lives.
Dog Shows And Doggy People This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.
Complete Guide to Dog Grooming: Skills, Techniques & Instructions for the Home Groomer Animal Planet Complete Guide to Dog Grooming is an absolute must-have for any modern dog owner. Using full-color photos, sidebars, and tip boxes, this indispensable manual covers a wide range of important grooming topics, including everything from basic brushing and bathing techniques to detailed eye, ear, and dental care instructions for most American Kennel Club (AKC)-registered breeds. This comprehensive reference provides guidelines for setting up a safe, controlled grooming station for your dog and offers tips on how to help him enjoy the grooming process. You'll even find advice from experts on how to become a professional groomer and start your own business. This all-in-one guide stresses how good grooming is tantamount to the health of your dog while presenting the essentials of proper grooming using an easy and accessible approach.
The German Shepherd Dog Handbook This sturdy animal makes a loyal pet, a dependable work dog, or a formidable watchdog. Here's advice on all aspects of German Shepherd care and modern humane communication guidelines to help each owner bring out the very best in his dog. Titles in Barron's popular series of Pet Handbooks present comprehensive information and helpful advice from breeders, veterinarians, and other pet experts. These photo-illustrated books instruct on housing, feeding, health care, and where applicable, grooming and training. Barron's Pet Handbooks resemble Barron's alternate series, the Complete Pet Owner's Manuals, but the Handbooks have a larger page count and contain more detailed information, advice, and instruction. Color photos throughout.
Good Old Dog: Expert Advice for Keeping Your Aging Dog Happy, Healthy & Comfortable "Lots of practical, easy-to-understand advice about veterinary care for older dogs. Essential reading for making treatment decisions for your companion." -Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human and Animals in TranslationThe human-animal bond is never stronger or more tender than when your dog's muzzle turns gray and the spring in her step begins to diminish. After spending the better part of a decade or more with this beloved member of your family, making sure your canine friend ages comfortably, contentedly, and well is a natural priority. And no one knows how to ensure healthy aging better than the renowned faculty of the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, who treat more than eight thousand older dogs annually.Good Old Dog brings their renowned expertise into your living room, providing you with essential advice on nutrition, health, and caretaking to see your dog through the golden years."A timely and complete reference for every owner who wants to take the best possible care of their well-loved older dog." -Dr. Nick Trout, veterinary surgeon and author of Tell Me Where It Hurts "Everyone with an aging dog should have this book." -Stanley Coren, PhD, FRSC, author of The Modern Dog
German Shepherd Dog Dedicated to the world's most accomplished working dog, respected guard dog, and beloved family companion, the German Shepherd Dog, this Smart Owner's Guide, created by the editors at Dog Fancy magazine, offers the most up-to-date and accurate information every dog owner needs to become a well-informed caregiver for his dog. Illustrated with color photographs of adorable puppies and handsome adults, this easy-to-read primer is designed in a modern, lively manner that readers will find user-friendly and entertaining.Each Smart Owner's Guide offers a description of the breed's character and physical conformation, historical overview, and its attributes as a companion dog. The reader will find informative chapters on everything he or she needs to know about acquiring, raising, and training this remarkable purebred dog, including: finding a breeder and selecting a healthy, sound puppy; preparing for the puppy's homecoming, shopping for supplies, and puppy-proofing the home; house-training; veterinary and home health maintenance; feeding and nutrition; and grooming. Obedience training for basic cues (sit, stay, heel, come, etc.) and solving potential problem behaviors (barking, chewing, aggression, jumping up, etc.) are addressed in separate chapters, as are activities to enjoy with the dog, including showing, agility, therapy work, and more.Entertaining tidbits and smart advice fill up colorful sidebars in every chapter, which the editors call "It's a Fact," "Smart Tip," "Notable & Quotable," and "Did You Know?" Real-life heroes and rescue stories are retold in full-page features called "Pop Pups" and "True Tails." Recipes, training, and care tips are highlighted in the "Try This" feature pages.The Smart Owner's Guide series is the only series that offers readers an online component in which dog owners can join a breed-specific online club hosted by dogchannel.com. At Club GSD, owners of the breed can find forums, blogs, and profiles to connect with other breed owners, as well as charts and checklists that can be downloaded. More than just 20,000 pages of solid information, there's a host of fun to be had at the club in the form of downloadable breed-specific e-cards, screensavers, games, and quizzes.The Resources section of the book includes contact information for breed-related organizations and rescues, as well as practical guidance on traveling with dogs, identification, and locating qualified professionals to assist the dog owner, such as pet sitters, trainers, and boarding facilities. This information-packed Smart Owner's Guide is fully indexed.
Wiltshire Dog Pillow Clean, modern and elegant hexagons grace the gorgeous Wiltshire pillow, making it a perfect complement to any decor. A bevy of beautiful colors coordinate with any room. Pattern on both sides. Machine washable. Measures 18 by 18 inches. Coordinating Wiltshire pet beds and Throwers also available.Features include: - Square pet pillow that's built to last- Resists stains, odors, moisture, and bacteria- Removable cover for convenient machine-washable
Deco Breeze Small Decorative Dog Fan Let this charming Decorative Figurine Fan brighten your day while it keeps you cool. Made of high-quality cast metal with burgundy and black finish, this dog-shaped decorative fan is approximately 7-inches tall by 8-inches. UL approved, 3-Pedaled fan blade and 30-watt copper-spun motor produces a steady flow of cooling air. Simple on/off, smooth-running operation and low -maintenance design make this a favorite. Carries a one-year limited warranty. With its decorative appeal, a Figurine Fan can easily become a permanent part of any desk, vanity, bedroom, kitchen, or bathroom decor. Deco Breeze offers an innovative collection of designer portable fans with styles that provide decorative options for every room in the home or office. From desktop and tabletop to floor standing and outdoor fans, and designs for every category - fun, modern, traditional, tropical and more - Deco Breeze has a fan to meet your decorating and gift giving needs.
TownHaus Indoor Dog House & End Table Comfort for the whole family is easy with the TownHaus, a finely-crafted end table that does double duty as a home for your dog. The perfect complement to any room, this skillfully crafted end table brings beauty to your home, comfort to your life and peaceful rest for your dog. Linear frame, removable door and molding are skillfully crafted out of wood and finished in a warm, lustrous mahogany stain. The TownHaus is exceptionally sturdy to handle everyday living and abundantly cozy to keep your dog safe and snug. The uniquely designed removable door allows the option to let dogs come and go freely. Perfect wooden dog crate for dogs or cats to sleep in or to hide a litter box . Finish is non-toxic and free of mercury, lead, cadmium and chromium. It won't crack, and wood veneers adhere well to it, which results in high quality product for you.Features include: - Stylish, snug indoor pet house provides comfort and modern elegance- Made from durable kiln-dried tropical wood- Easy to assemble- Made in the U.S.A. Size Exterior Interior Small 22.5 x 19.5 x 22.5 inch 18 x 16.5 x 19 inch Medium 26.5 x 25 x 29.5 inch 22.5 x 20.5 x 26 inch Large 34 x 26 x 41 inch 31 x 22 x 37.5 inch
Dog-Friendly Dog Training The classic dog training guide, now updated and revisedThis update of the perennially popular guide provides everything you need to know to develop a healthy relationship with a well-behaved dog. With easy-to-understand instructions and helpful illustrations, Dog-Friendly Dog Training, 2nd Edition begins with the necessary tools for teaching your dog, and then covers housetraining, socialization, basic manners, and problem solving, all using proven, positive methods. Key updates include information about: Instilling impulse control Training a dog who is safe to handle Teaching the Roll Over exercise safely and humanely
100% natural chicken dog treats with fresh fruits & vegetables. Feed a your dog a DOGSTREAT as a snack or treat as part of a healthy diet, or simply because you want to help feed a dog in need! With every bag DOG for DOG treats sold, one bag of treats is donated to a dog in need. Wheat, corn, and soy free. Made in the USA.
100% natural nutrition-bar for dogs. These treats are great to feed as a snack, inbetween meals, as a meal supplement. All Natural and all Ingredients are Sourced from the USA. Wheat, corn, soy and gluten free.
Dog Door For Larger Dogs With the Dog Mate Dog Door you can control the in and out activities of your dog. It can be installed in doors and walls. It offers robust locking panels and a two way locking mechanism for the dog. The flap is transparent and promises silent working. Plus the product also offers weatherproof brush seal flap. It is suitable for large dogs. Measures 17 x 14.38 x 1 inch. Dog Mate Dog Door Large dog door Robust locking panels Weatherproof seal flap
DOG for DOG DOGSFOOD - Lamb & Brown Rice DOG for DOG's mission is simple. For every bag of DOGSFOOD sold, we will donate a bag to help a dog in need! We believe all dogs deserve love and proper nutrition. By feeding your dog DOGSFOOD with Lamb & Brown Rice, not only are you feeding your dog a really great all-natural food, but you're also helping to feed another dog in need. Suitable for all life stages. Lower calories, ideal for less active and overweight dogs Balanced Omega fatty acids for healthier skin & shinier hair coat Fortified with antioxidants to support immune system Free of corn, wheat, & soy
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