Chapters discuss important pet topics such as hot to choose a dog or puppy, what to buy before it comes home, what to feet it, how to hold it, when to see the vet, how to train it, and much more.
Up-close photos and detailed illustrations show kids of the same age with their dogs. Includes a chart of common symptoms to watch out for if the dog seems ill. Also includes an index.
Author Biography: Lynn Cole is a freelance editor and writer of numerous books on cooking, lifestyles, natural history, as well as pets. An avid dog lover, she lives in Sydney, Australia.
Dr. Paul McGreevy, B.V.Sc., Ph.D., M.R.C.V.S., has been a veterinarian for over 14 years and served as a veterinarian consultant on this book. He has edited and written many articles and books on a wide variety of pet topics. He lives in Sydney, Australia.