Complete Book of Dog Breeding by Dan Rice
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Complete Book of Dog Breeding
By Dan Rice

The Complete Book of Dog Breeding

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Complete Book of Dog Breeding by Dan Rice

Book Description

A 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 Details

ISBN: 9780764138874
ISBN-10: 0764138871
Format: Paperback
(200mm x 165mm x 13mm)
Pages: 184
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

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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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