Dachshunds for Dummies (Paperback)

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    Thinking about owning a Dachshund? Dachshunds For Dummies, 2nd Edition, is fully updated to show you how to find the one you’ll love forever and make him or her part of your family. Whether you choose a standard or miniature this one-...

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    Eve Adamson has been a Dachshund fan since childhood and a contributing editor for Dog Fancy magazine. Eve has written or coauthored over 45 books, including Adopting a Pet For Dummies, Shih Tzu For Dummies, and Labrador Retrievers For Dummies. She has won many dog writing awards and is a member of the Dog Writer’s Association of America. Eve lives in Iowa City with her family, which includes her dogs, Jack and Sally.
    Thinking about owning a Dachshund? Dachshunds For Dummies, 2nd Edition, is fully updated to show you how to find the one you’ll love forever and make him or her part of your family. Whether you choose a standard or miniature this one-stop guide gives you all the information you need to raise and care for your adorable “hot dog.”

    This must-have resource is packed with expert advice on everything from feeding and healthcare to housebreaking, grooming, training, and more. Plus, you’ll learn the ins and outs of selecting the right vet, handling emergencies, and even showing your Dachshund. You’ll find out about the ups and downs of living with a pet, get familiar with the Dachshund’s classic physical characteristics, and find help in deciding whether you’d like a smooth, wirehaired, or longhaired pooch. Discover how to:

    • Choose your ideal Dachshund
    • Prepare your home for your new arrival
    • Manage your puppy’s nutrition and health
    • Conquer training problems
    • Groom a smooth, wirehaired, or longhaired Dachshund
    • Build a strong and loving bond with your pet
    • Handle common Dachshund back problems
    • Choose toys, grooming tools, and accessories
    • Select a crate and bedding
    • Introduce your dog to other pets
    • Take charge of your Dachshund’s training

    Bringing a lively, clever Dachshund into your home will be a happy and joyful experience. Dachshunds For Dummies, 2nd Edition, makes it easy, too!

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    Dimensions 8.0x6.0x1.0
    ISBN 9780470229682
    Genre PETS / Dogs / Breeds
    Format Paperback
    Pages 270
    Publisher Date 2007-12-05 00:00:00.0
    Publisher For Dummies
    Copyright Year 2008
    Height 9.5 in
    Wdth 6.25 in
    Thickness 0.75 in
    Unit weight 0.82 lb
    Language English
    Series Name For Dummies Series
    Edition Number 2
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Adamson, Eve

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    • NEW PARENTS

      This book was very informative and has been very helpful with our two puppies.

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    • RILEY

      THIS BOOK IS A GREAT BOOK HAS ALOT OF VALUABLE INFO THAT I HAVE FOUND TO BE VERY INFORMATIVE FOR ME IN HELPING ME RAISE MY PUPPY AND SHE HAS RESONDED WELL TO THE TECHNIQUES IN THE BOOK

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    • book

      pretty good reference guide. some things were useful, some werent'. but not too bad overall.

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