Oh My Dog: How to Choose, Train, Groom, Nurture, Feed & Care for Your New Best Friend Calling the toughest canine questions! Owning a dog is one of life's great joys, but sometimes the challenges it brings can make even the most devoted dog lovers panic, throw up their hands, or feel completely overwhelmed. Before you get to the end of your leash, turn to this friendly and relatable reference that's the next best thing to talking to a dog-owning friend who's seen it all. In Oh My Dog, animal rights activist Beth Ostrosky Stern has compiled tips and invaluable advice from experts-and from her own experience as dogowner-to sooth concerns, answer questions big and small, and help you and your dog get the most out of your relationship. From the moment you even consider getting a dog, to caring for your old friend when his puppy years are far behind him, Oh My Dog covers every angle of dog ownership, including: Which breeds would be good match for me? What do I look for in a vet? How do I make sure our first night together is as stress-free as possible? What activities will help me bond with my dog? Is my dog showing sign of illness? What should I know before I head to a doggie day care or park? How do I read pet food labels? What should I do in an emergency?Choc full of informative side bars, questionnaires, to-do lists, and much, much more, Oh My Dog is the answer-filled fieldguide for anybody who owns a dog or is considering getting one.
Groom Your Furry Friend FURminator Long Hair deShedding Tool is designed for your larger dog's coat to remove loose, dead and undercoat hair with no harm. This tool can also reduce shedding, allergies and solves various cleanliness-related problems. It's designed with a sleek, ergonomic handle for easy grip and provides solutions for grooming your canines faster and easier. This tool keeps pet's natural oils intact and leaves their topcoat shiny and healthy. FURminator Long Hair deShedding Tool for Large Dogs Quickly removes undercoat and loose hair Stainless steel deShedding blade Easy-to-use push button fur ejector Sleek, ergonomic handle for easy grip Brings out natural oils for a shiny and healthy topcoat A Closer Look: FURminator Long Hair deShedding Tool is designed with stainless steel edge that grabs loose undercoat hair and safely removes it without damaging the topcoat. It also has a FURejector button that cleans and removes loose hair with ease. It releases hair by a simple push of the button. Made Specially for: Dogs of all ages, weighing up to 51 to 90 lbsWag is an Authorized Retailer of FURminator products
Rid Your Dog's Coat of Matted Hair Mat formations can now be easily and conveniently dealt with using Magic Coat De-Matting Tool. This de-matting tool assists in getting rid of dead mat-causing hair. You can use this tool for your dog's full body grooming. In addition, it can also be used for detangling matted hair. Four Paws Magic Coat De-Matting Tool Helps to prevent mat formations Aids in removing loose mat-causing hair Takes care of matted hair Can be used for full body grooming Groom your dog effectively and make sure their coat is free of mat formations by using this de-matting tool. A Closer Look: Four Paws Magic Coat De-Matting Tool comes in a contour shape. It includes rubberized handle that's great to give you a comfortable and firm grip. This tool is suitable to be used on fine to medium hair. Made Specially for: Dogs of all ages
The English Springer Spaniel About the Author: Tammy Gagne is a freelance writer who specializes in the health and behavior of companion animals. In addition to being a regular contributor to several national pet care magazines, she has authored numerous books for both adults and children. She resides in northern New England with her husband, son, dogs, and parrots.
Groom Your Dog Like a Professional: Step-By-Step Techniques and Tips for a Great Looking Dog During these challenging economic times, many people are looking for practical ways to boost their incomes. Starting a dog care business is a viable option to not only make more money with little startup expense but also provides assistance to millions of pet parents whose hectic lifestyles may cause them to leave their pets unattended for extended periods of time during the day or week. Doggy Business 101 addresses the rising need for pet care services and provides detailed advice for starting up and operating a doggy daycare or related business, such as dog walking, pet sitting, and dog camps. This comprehensive guide includes step-by-step methodology for coming up with a feasibility study and business plan to encourage success in the fast growing pet service industry, plus current data on consumer usage or selection of doggy service products. It also offers advice on how to finance and staff a doggy business, with information about bonding and insurance. Marketing and advertising ideas are included to help build public awareness and interest for your self-run business, while sample checklists and business forms help simplify the day-to-day operations.
Conair Canine FX Moda-Groom II Professional 2-Speed Animal Clipper features the durable ConairPRO ceramic detachable blade system with cryogenic ceramic technology and a high-torque permanent magnetic rotary motor. This powerful permanent magnetic rotary motor clipper delivers 3000 strokes per minute on low speed and 4000 strokes per minute on high speed. This clipper is quiet, lightweight and low-maintenance. Includes 4 comb attachments, blade oil, blade guard, cleaning brush and aluminum st
Conair Canine FX Turbo-Groom II Professional Animal Clipper is a powerful 2-speed clipper which is ideal for all coat types with smooth, efficient results. Features a durable, black chrome-plated cutting comb and high carbon steel cutter which delivers over 40 lbs. of cutting torque for heavy-duty clipping. The custom-designed, self-cooling motor allows maximum cutting torque and noise reduction. Includes 4 comb attachments, blade oil, blade guard, cleaning brush and aluminum storage case. C
Conair Canine FX Dyna-Groom II Professional 2-Speed Animal Clipper is a powerful permanent magnetic rotary motor clipper which is ideal for body and face cutting on all coat types. This clipper delivers 3000 strokes per minute on low speed and 4000 strokes per minute on high speed. Ergonomic, quiet, lightweight and low-maintenance. Includes 4 comb attachments, blade oil, blade guard, cleaning brush and aluminum storage case. Conair Canine FX high performance clippers give you professional
English Setter: Comprehensive Owner's Guide The "gentleman's gentleman," the English Setter is a regal and elegant sporting dog whose attractive flecked coat and natural field talents make him a highly desirable choice among purebred dogs. Polite, friendly, and good-natured, the English Setter possesses an even temperament and love of his people that make him shine as a companion dog. Although original bred for the specific task of assisting hunters in locating birds, the breed today is an all-rounder excelling in many fields beyond the hunting grounds. Beginning with the setter's development in England, this Comprehensive Owner's Guide presents a complete history of the breed including a detailed section about the important kennels and show dogs in America (from Adonis, the first dog to be registered with the AKC, to the breed's most famous show dog, Ch. Rock Falls Colonel, the winner of 100 Best in Show awards). The chapter on characteristics offers a description of the breed's physical attributes, personality, and health concerns, all vital information for owners deciding whether the English Setter is the ideal dog for him or her.New owners will welcome the well-prepared chapter on finding a reputable breeder and selecting a healthy, sound puppy. Chapters on puppy-proofing the home and yard, purchasing the right supplies for the puppy as well as house-training, feeding, and grooming are illustrated with photographs of handsome adults and puppies. In all, there are over 135 full-color photographs in this useful and reliable volume. The author's advice on obedience training will help the reader better mold and train into the most well-mannered dog in the neighborhood. The extensive and lavishly illustrated chapter on healthcare provides up-to-date detailed information on selecting a qualified veterinarian, vaccinations, preventing and dealing with parasites, infectious diseases, and more. Sidebars throughout the text offer helpful hints, covering topics as diverse as historical dogs, breeders, or kennels, toxic plants, first aid, crate training, carsickness, fussy eaters, and parasite control. Fully indexed.
ES Pets English Bulldog Photo Frame - 2 1/2 by 3 1/2 inch Want to brighten up your day? Put this adorable frame in your home or office. Depicts your favorite dog holding onto to your picture. Its sure to bring a smile to your face every time you look at it. Holds a 2 -+ by 3 -+ photo.
English Cocker Spaniel: Comprehensive Owner's Guide The "original" Cocker Spaniel, the English Cocker Spaniel is actually the most popular Cocker Spaniel on the planet, with a thriving following in most countries around the world. Designated as a separate breed from America's Cocker Spaniel in 1936, thanks in large part to the support of the breed's patroness in the U.S., Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge, the English Cocker Spaniel has been prized for his merry disposition, impressive trainability, and sensible nature for generations. The history of the breed, as told by breeder and author Haja van Wessem, encompasses the story of both Cocker Spaniel breeds and provides insight into how the breeds became separate entities. The characteristics chapter discusses the breed's much-prized personality and physical characteristics as well as its coat of many colors (illustrated by useful charts that depict how colors are produced).New owners will welcome the well-prepared chapter on finding a reputable breeder and selecting a healthy, sound puppy. Chapters on puppy-proofing the home and yard, purchasing the right supplies for the puppy as well as house-training, feeding, exercise, and grooming/trimming are illustrated with photographs of handsome adults and puppies. In all, there are over 135 full-color photographs in this useful and reliable volume. The author's advice on obedience training will help the reader better mold and train into the most well-mannered dog in the neighborhood. The extensive and lavishly illustrated chapter on healthcare provides up-to-date detailed information on selecting a qualified veterinarian, vaccinations, preventing and dealing with parasites, infectious diseases, and more. Sidebars throughout the text offer helpful hints, covering topics as diverse as historical dogs, breeders, or kennels, toxic plants, first aid, crate training, carsickness, fussy eaters, and parasite control. Fully indexed.
Lifelike, natural-looking hanging vines are the perfect addition to any terrarium.Features include: - Comes with suction cups to affix to the tank and are made of non-toxic polyethylene material for easy cleaning and disinfecting. -6 feet in length
Spode Woodland Hunting Dogs English Springer Spaniel Dinner Plate Spode Woodland Hunting Dogs- English Springer Spaniel Dinner Plate measures 10- 1/2 inches. The English Springer Spaniel is a hearty medium sized dog with long pendant ears whose name derives from its springing method of flushing birds out of hiding.
Spode Woodland Hunting Dogs English Springer Spaniel Cereal Bowl Spode Woodland Hunting Dogs has become one of the most popular animal series in Woodland. The Cereal Bowl - Springer Spaniel measures 8 inches.
Rescue Me Now English Bulldog Puppy Vase - 7-1/2 inch Tall Enjoy this passionately designed functional vase of your favorite dog. From the Rescue Me Now line of Pavilion Gift, this line incorporates items from actual rescued dogs and cats. In addition to functional and decorative vases, the line also includes t
Rescue Me Now English Bulldog Tea Towel - 11 by 7 inch - Embroidered Enjoy this exquisite embroidered design of your favorite dog on this elegant tea towel. Part of the rescue me now line by pavilion gift. Each embroidered dog was designed from a photo of a real-life beloved pet that was rescued. A portion of the procee
Rescue Me Now English Bulldog Spoon Rest - 5-1/4 inch Rescue Me Now is a passionately hand-painted line of cats and dogs from actual rescued animals. All items within the dog and cat lines are functional and include salt and pepper shaker sets, teapots, ornaments, tea towels, mugs, vases, planters, spoon re
FURminator Small Animal deShedding Tool By reducing shedding up to 90%, the FURminator deShedding Tool enables you to share your home with your small animal, without surrendering it to his hair. TheSmall Animal deShedding Tool is specially designed for rabbits and ferrets. The stainless steel edge reaches deep beneath your pet's topcoat to safely remove undercoat and loose hair. The FURejector button cleans and removes loose hair from the tool with ease. The shorter, ergonomic handle allows versatility when grooming smaller pets.Wag is an Authorized Retailer of FURminator products
Petsafe Clik-R Duo Training Tool Ever wanted to clicker train two pets at the same time? The Clik-R Duo is the perfect training tool for multiple pets. The green button is a traditional click, and the yellow button is a triple-chime sound, for a more versatile training tool. You can use this clicker to assign a different sound to each pet, so you can train two pets at once. You can also use this to train one pet, with one sound as a cue for a specific command such as Come and the other as a marker that means a reward is coming. Clicker training is a clear way to train your pet using a click and a reward to tell your pet he's done something you like. The click sound tells your pet a fun thing is coming - a small, tasty treat or toy as a reward. It doesn't take long for pets to understand how to play this game, and once they learn, they're usually eager for more. Professional dog trainers love the Clik-R Duo for teaching people how to train their dogs, using one sound to mark the dog's behavior and the other sound for when the handler gets it right. Features: Dual sounds, click and chime, for a variety of training uses Less percussive chime sound for nervous or sensitive pets Uses one 3-volt lithium coin cell battery (included)
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