A comprehensive and accessible guide to choosing and caring for your dog. Discover the dog throughout history and culture, its uses and status, anatomy, appearance and behaviour, and take in a wealth of practical advice on how to choose a dog, care, health, breeding, training and showing your dog. Helpful statistics and icons provide essential information at a glance.
Information and advice regarding both new puppies and grown dogs.
Accompanied by full colour photography and illustrations
Excellent tips for feeding, training and grooming your dog.
Includes a comprehensive glossary, list of useful addresses and further reading suggestions.