Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds (Hardcover)

Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds By Caroline Coile Ph.D. Cover Image

Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds (Hardcover)


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The perfect dog book for dog lovers!

Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds is the definitive guide for information on purebreed history, health, and pet care. Updated with the latest information on canine breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, this lavishly illustrated volume has an all-new design and features a treasure trove of information for dog lovers, owners, breeders, and prospective buyers. From discussions of breed evolution to individual breed profiles, this incredible resource includes:

  • Profiles on more than 175 different dog breeds—including 27 new breeds
  • Information on the categories specified by the AKC—Sporting Group, Hound Group, Working Group, Terrier Group, Toy Group, Non-Sporting Group, and Herding Group
  • Tips for choosing a breed that's compatible with your lifestyle and needs
  • Advice for dog training and puppy training
  • Each breed's health problems, longevity, exercise needs, compatibility with children, and more!

Full of striking photographs, essential information, and valuable advice, this is a comprehensive, invaluable guide for dog people.

Product Details ISBN: 9780764167294
ISBN-10: 0764167294
Publisher: Sourcebooks
Publication Date: August 1st, 2015
Pages: 380
Language: English