The Resource Cocker spaniels : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training, Jaime J. Sucher ; illustrations by Michele Earle-Bridges

Cocker spaniels : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training, Jaime J. Sucher ; illustrations by Michele Earle-Bridges

Label
Cocker spaniels : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training
Title
Cocker spaniels
Title remainder
everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training
Statement of responsibility
Jaime J. Sucher ; illustrations by Michele Earle-Bridges
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An expert answers questions on selecting, feeding, grooming, training, and breeding cocker spaniels
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sucher, Jaime J
Dewey number
636.752/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF429.C55
LC item number
S83 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vriends, Matthew M.
Series statement
A complete pet owner's manual
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cocker spaniels
  • Cocker spaniels
Label
Cocker spaniels : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training, Jaime J. Sucher ; illustrations by Michele Earle-Bridges
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What Is a Cocker Spaniel? -- Hamans and Dogs -- Origins and Early History -- Cockers in North America -- Characteristics of the Breed -- Cocker Spaniel Differences -- Is the Cocker Spaniel the Dog for Me? -- Making Intelligent Choices -- A Puppy or an Adult? -- Selecting a Show Dog -- A Male or a Female? -- How to Buy a Cocker Spaniel -- Selecting the Right Puppy -- How Much Will the Dog Cost? -- Housing and Supplies -- House Dog Requirements -- Outdoor Needs -- Additional Equipment -- Toys -- Caring for a Cocker Spaniel -- Preparing for a Puppy -- "Puppy-proofing" Your Home -- The First Days Home -- Home Alone -- Lifting and Carrying -- On the Road Again -- HOW-TO: Grooming -- Nutrition -- What Do I Feed My Dog? -- Commercial Dog Food Types -- Feeding Table Scraps -- Importance of Water -- Special Considerations -- Ailments and Illnesses -- In General -- What Are Symptoms? -- Preventive Medicine -- Vaccinations -- Internal Parasites -- External Parasites -- Other Skin Disorders -- Ear and Eye Disorders -- Other Health Problems -- Nursing a Sick Dog -- Saying Good-bye -- Breeding and Showing Cocker Spaniels -- Breeding Objectives -- Choosing a Mate -- Breeding Your Female -- Birth and Care of Puppies -- Bench Competitions -- Field Trials/Hunting Tests -- Obedience Trials -- A Hunter's Perspective -- Basic and Advanced Training -- Setting Up a Good Program -- Training a Puppy -- Obedience Training -- Training for Hunting Dogs -- Tips for Training Older Dogs -- Solving Training Problems -- HOW-TO: Housebreaking -- Understanding Cocker Spaniels -- The Cocker Spaniel's Nature -- Effects of Domestication -- How Dogs Communicate -- The Cocker's Sense Organs -- Life Cycle Changes -- Cockers and Children -- Cockers and the New Baby -- Cockers and Other Pets -- The Cocker and Its Master -- Information
Extent
1 online resource (111 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029291521
Label
Cocker spaniels : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training, Jaime J. Sucher ; illustrations by Michele Earle-Bridges
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What Is a Cocker Spaniel? -- Hamans and Dogs -- Origins and Early History -- Cockers in North America -- Characteristics of the Breed -- Cocker Spaniel Differences -- Is the Cocker Spaniel the Dog for Me? -- Making Intelligent Choices -- A Puppy or an Adult? -- Selecting a Show Dog -- A Male or a Female? -- How to Buy a Cocker Spaniel -- Selecting the Right Puppy -- How Much Will the Dog Cost? -- Housing and Supplies -- House Dog Requirements -- Outdoor Needs -- Additional Equipment -- Toys -- Caring for a Cocker Spaniel -- Preparing for a Puppy -- "Puppy-proofing" Your Home -- The First Days Home -- Home Alone -- Lifting and Carrying -- On the Road Again -- HOW-TO: Grooming -- Nutrition -- What Do I Feed My Dog? -- Commercial Dog Food Types -- Feeding Table Scraps -- Importance of Water -- Special Considerations -- Ailments and Illnesses -- In General -- What Are Symptoms? -- Preventive Medicine -- Vaccinations -- Internal Parasites -- External Parasites -- Other Skin Disorders -- Ear and Eye Disorders -- Other Health Problems -- Nursing a Sick Dog -- Saying Good-bye -- Breeding and Showing Cocker Spaniels -- Breeding Objectives -- Choosing a Mate -- Breeding Your Female -- Birth and Care of Puppies -- Bench Competitions -- Field Trials/Hunting Tests -- Obedience Trials -- A Hunter's Perspective -- Basic and Advanced Training -- Setting Up a Good Program -- Training a Puppy -- Obedience Training -- Training for Hunting Dogs -- Tips for Training Older Dogs -- Solving Training Problems -- HOW-TO: Housebreaking -- Understanding Cocker Spaniels -- The Cocker Spaniel's Nature -- Effects of Domestication -- How Dogs Communicate -- The Cocker's Sense Organs -- Life Cycle Changes -- Cockers and Children -- Cockers and the New Baby -- Cockers and Other Pets -- The Cocker and Its Master -- Information
Extent
1 online resource (111 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029291521

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