Cocker Spaniels (Barron's Dog Bibles)

By: Joan Hustace Walker

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The American Cocker Spaniel is the smallest of the spaniel breeds and shares a unique common ancestry with the slightly larger English Cocker Spaniel. Although originally hunting dogs, American Cockers are now bred mainly as household pets. " Barron 's Dog Bibles " present veterinarian-approved advice and information on specific dog breeds. Written especially for first-time buyers of a given breed, each title in this series describes the breed 's traits, history, behavior characteristics, and recommended training methods. Prospective owners are advised on what to look for when choosing a puppy, how breed-specific traits influence the relationship between dog and owner, and potential health problems to look out for in specific breeds. They 'll also find information on grooming, exercise, nutrition, health maintenance, training, and play activities. Interesting sidebars present fun facts, helpful hints, and quick tips on training. A hidden spiral binding ensures that the book will stay open and flat at any desired page. The DVD enclosed with each book presents an informal dog training course for new owners. It describes housetraining methods, walking dogs on a leash, and teaching obedience using hand signals and vocal commands. Each book is filled with attractive color photos.

Title: Cocker Spaniels (Barron's Dog Bibles)

Author Name: Joan Hustace Walker

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Hauppauge, New York, U.S.A., Barrons Educational Series Inc: 2010

ISBN Number: 0764197096

ISBN Number 13: 9780764197093

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Seller ID: 031216

Description: Fair condition. Has tear in binding and a few pages with scuffing/tearing. DVD included. Cocker Spaniels (Barron's Dog Bibles) By Joan Hustace Walker Product Description The American Cocker Spaniel is the smallest of the spaniel breeds and shares a unique common ancestry with the slightly larger English Cocker Spaniel. Although originally hunting dogs, American Cockers are now bred mainly as household pets. Barron's Dog Bibles present veterinarian-approved advice and information on specific dog breeds. Written especially for first-time buyers of a given breed, each title in this series describes the breeds traits, history, behavior characteristics, and recommended training methods. Prospective owners are advised on what to look for when choosing a puppy, how breed-specific traits influence the relationship between dog and owner, and potential health problems to look out for in specific breeds. They'll also find information on grooming, exercise, nutrition, health maintenance, training, and play activities. Interesting sidebars present fun facts, helpful hints, and quick tips on training. A hidden spiral binding ensures that the book will stay open and flat at any desired page. The DVD enclosed with each book presents an informal dog training course for new owners. It describes housetraining methods, walking dogs on a leash, and teaching obedience using hand signals and vocal commands. Each book is filled with attractive color photos. Product Details Spiral-bound: 184 pages Publisher: Barron's Educational Series; Spi Har/Dv edition (April 1, 2010) Language: English ISBN-10: 0764197096 ISBN-13: 9780764197093 Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 7.1 x 0.9 inches

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