Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherd

by Elizabeth M. Jarrell
     
 

Ranked #26 by the American Kennel Club (AKC), the Australian Shepherd is a popular member of the Herding group. Highly intelligent with natural herding abilities, Aussies are exceptionally responsive and take well to training. These active dogs excel at canine sports, including agility, herding trails, obedience, and any activity that keeps them mentally and

Overview


Ranked #26 by the American Kennel Club (AKC), the Australian Shepherd is a popular member of the Herding group. Highly intelligent with natural herding abilities, Aussies are exceptionally responsive and take well to training. These active dogs excel at canine sports, including agility, herding trails, obedience, and any activity that keeps them mentally and physically stimulated. In addition to breed-specific care and training advice, find out how the Aussie's high-energy and mental capabilities make them favorite companions for active owners.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780793836154
Publisher:
TFH Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
02/01/2012
Series:
DogLife Series
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,136,454
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Elizabeth M. Jarrell is an Australian Shepherd breeder and multiple, national award-winning writer about dogs. In 2010, Jarrell won two Maxwell awards from the Dog Writers Association of America (DWAA), one for National Club: Regular Column Category and a second for Internet - Website: Feature Article. In 2009, Elizabeth received both the Arthur Frederick Jones Award for Feature Article from the Alliance of Purebred Dog Writers (APDW) and the Arthur Frederick Jones Award for Editorial from the APDW. Previously, she won the 2008 Capt. Arthur J. Haggerty Award of Excellence for Training from the APDW. She has also received multiple regular and special nominations from the DWAA. She has written several national columns for different publications. Jarrell lives in Maryland with her Australian Shepherds.

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