'Utterly compelling' Telegraph 'Science finally reveals the dog's secret: the unique capacity for love that separates them from all other animals. Superb' - John Bradshaw, bestselling author of In Defence of Dogs and Cat Sense 'If you want to build an even stronger bond with your own dog, this book is a must read' - Victoria Stilwell, author of The Secret Language of Dogs _______ What makes dogs truly special? Why does our relationship with them feel so much more deep and intense than with other animals? Any dog owner knows that the bond with their dog is unique. The unparalleled loyalty and total devotion of a dog seems the stuff of true love - but is this a whimsical construction that bear...
Celebrating ten Biff-tastic years of this hilarious story about a small dog with a big personality and even bigger dreams! Meet Biff, an adorable little puppy who will stop at nothing to become a ballet dancer. My dog is not like other dogs. He doesn't do dog stuff like weeing on lampposts or scratching his fleas, or drinking out of the toilet. No, my dog likes moonlight and music and walking on his tiptoes. You see, my dog doesn't think he's a dog. My dog thinks he's a ballerina! A fabulous feel-good book about a small dog with a big personality and even bigger dreams. This super-shiny 10th anniversary edition of this much-loved modern classic includes two brand-new pages showing what Biff has been up to since we saw him last! Also by Anna Kemp and Sara Ogilvie: The Worst Princess Sir Lilypad Rhinos Don't Eat Pancakes Dave the Lonely Monster
GROOM YOUR DOG THE EASY WAY Your dog is your faithful friend and companion when you are lonely. You do not want your faithful friend to be dirty, stinking or sick. For your dog to be there for you, you need to there for it as well by making sure it is well groomed and in healthy condition. To groom a dog is very easy; all you need is to be equipped with the right information and tools, which are contained in this book and you are good to go! Remember a healthy dog is a happy dog! Download this book and add to your library
Do dogs believe pictures of dogs are real? Why do dogs turn in a circle before they lie down? Can you trust someone your dog hates? Dog owners have questions; here are the answers to more than 200 of them, provided by two of the most knowledgeable writers in the field. Fun to read, eye-opening, and filled with important facts that every fan of Fido should know, it encompasses topics ranging from doggie intelligence (Can dogs learn to read?) to canine behavior, body, and senses (Can a dog sniff out cancer?). Find out if blind dogs are sad, whether dogs should be allowed to roam, why they lick you, and why they wag their tails. You’ll gain a better, deeper understanding of your best friend.
A dog is happiest when he is treated like a dog. Although he is man's best friend, sometimes we don't always give our dog what he needs. With the best intentions in the world, we often confuse and confound our dogs. This book is a complete guide to the best care of your pet, from selecting the right breed, to training, health, behaviour, obedience, diet, and family interaction. In Dogs Allowed To Be Dogs, you'll see how simple it is to give your own dog everything it needs to be a happy and healthy dog. And that is all your dog really wants. Born in England, Peter S. Willmott's family moved to Australia when he was a lad. He is a qualified obedience trainer and does dog behavior work. He is a member of the International Association of Canine Professionals, with whom he has held the post of ambassador. He wrote this book out of his pure love for dogs, and after hearing so much misinformation about canines, wanted to let people know there is a wholesome way of caring for dogs. Publisher's website: http: //sbprabooks.com/PeterSWillmott
Presented in a format that any dog lover will enjoy, this fun-fact book discusses twenty curious topics that have plagued the minds of dog owners for generations. From the simple, straightforward queries, “Why do dogs bark?” and “Why do dogs chew?” to the more challenging musings, “Why do dogs eat grass” and “Why do dogs howl?” More than just entertainment, owners will discover the reasons behind common training problems, including car and cat chasing, jumping up, pulling on the leash, digging, and more. For those polite dog owners afraid to ask, there are answers for you, too, to questions like “Why do dogs eat poop?” and “Why do dogs sniff butts?” Fun tidbits for everyone, plus hilarious illustrations by Keith Robinson, in this Simple Solutions book.
This pocket-sized miscellany – packed with doggy facts, stories of the world’s most impressive canine feats and famous mutts from literature, history and art, and tips on looking after your pooch – is perfect for anyone who values the trusty companionship of their favourite hound.
In a conversational Q&A format, a leading dog expert answers the most commonly asked questions about how dogs think and act. Do dogs dream? Can they recognize themselves in the mirror or understand what they’re seeing on television? Are they more intelligent than cats? People have a great curiosity—and many misunderstandings—about how dogs think, act, and perceive the world. They also wonder about the social and emotional lives of dogs. Stanley Coren brings decades of scientific research on dogs to bear in his unprecedented foray into the inner lives of our canine companions, dispelling many common myths in the process. In a conversational Q&A format with illustrations, Coren answers approximately 75 questions often asked of him during his nearly fifty-year career as a dog researcher, combining the authority of an expert with the engaging delivery of a guest at a cocktail party.