The Complete Book of Dog Breeding
2nd Revised edition
By (author) Dan Rice
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Complete Book of Dog Breeding by Dan Rice
Book DescriptionA veterinarian with many years of canine practice experience offers guidance to novice and professional dog breeders, emphasising the responsibilities of reputable breeders to their dogs and to the buyers of the puppies they produce. Topics covered include: the choosing, health, quality, and conditioning of brood stock; practical DNA use, and Canine Health Information Center (CHIC) surveys and data storage to scientifically improve the selection of healthy brood stock and puppies; potential breeding problems; artificial insemination; pregnancy and its duration; embryonic and foetal activity; pregnancy nutrition; physical changes during pregnancy; stages of labour; normal and Cesarean-section births, and how to assist in both; nutrition of dams and puppies and how to recognise and prevent potential problems in both; neonatal puppy care; lactation and weaning the puppies; socialising the puppies; pedigrees, registration, and titles; and much more.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780764138874
(200mm x 165mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Barron's Educational Series Inc.,U.S.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series Inc.,U.S.
Publish Date: 14-Jan-2009
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Dan Rice
Training Your German Shepherd, Paperback (October 2010)
The German Shepherd is intelligent and a quick learner, which makes him highly trainable. However, training of this fine dog should begin early in life. This title offers advice on various aspects of canine training, including housebreaking, obedience to basic verbal commands and hand signals, retrieving, and walking the dog on a leash.
Akitas, Paperback (July 2007)
Part of the "Barron's" line of "Complete Pet Owner's Manuals", which advise pet owners on the care of dogs and cats of various breeds, as well as on birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, small mammals, and even exotic creatures like tarantulas and sugar gliders. This work covers the sturdy Akita, a much favoured breed in his native Japan.
Bullmastiffs, Paperback (March 2006)View all books by Dan Rice
A sturdy canine is a cross between the Bulldog and the Mastiff. Originally bred as gamekeeper dogs, this breed is also used as a pet.
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