BN.com Gift Guide

Beagle: Your Happy Healthy Pet / Edition 2

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 88%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (18) from $1.99   
  • New (9) from $1.99   
  • Used (9) from $1.99   

Overview

Beagles, the "Snoopy" breed that won the Westminster Dog Show's Best in Show award in 2008, were fifth on the American Kennel Association's 2007 list of most popular dogs in America—a tribute to the enduring appeal of these playful, very sociable pets.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470390559
  • Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 11/24/2008
  • Series: Happy Healthy Pet Series , #151
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.30 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Elaine Waldorf Gewirtz is the author or contributor of several books including Dogs: The Ultimate Care Guide. She's also a multiple winner of the Dog Writers' Association of America's Maxwell Award for Excellence.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Part I: The World of the Beagle.

Chapter 1: What Is a Beagle?

Something Like a Hound Dog.

The Ideal Beagle.

Chapter 2: Beagle History.

Hounds in England.

The Beagle in America.

Forming a Beagle Club.

The Busy Beagle.

Chapter 3: Why Choose a Beagle?

What’s Regal About a Beagle?

What’s Not to Like About a Beagle?

Chapter 4: Choosing Your Beagle.

So Many Choices.

Puppy, Adolescent, or Adult?

Where Do You Get a Beagle?

Picking a Healthy Puppy.

Part II: Caring for Your Beagle.

Chapter 5: Getting Ready for Your Beagle.

Home Makeover: Beagle Edition.

Puppy-Proofing Your Home.

Beagle Stuff.

Puppy Essentials.

Bringing Beagleman Home.

Chapter 6: Feeding Your Beagle.

How Hounds Were Fed.

Commercial Dog Foods.

Reading Dog Food Labels.

Homemade Diets.

Dangerous Foods.

Avoiding Beagle Bulk.

Chapter 7: Grooming Your Beagle.

Grooming Supplies.

Giving the Brush-Off.

A Good Soak.

Dental Care.

Nail Salon.

The Ears Have It.

Getting Rid of Pests.

Making Your Environment Flea Free.

Chapter 8: Keeping YourBeagle Healthy.

Choosing Your Veterinarian.

Preventive Care.

Internal Parasites.

Beagle Health Problems.

Common Canine Health Problems.

It’s an Emergency!

When to Call the Veterinarian.

How to Make a Canine First-Aid Kit.

Part III: Enjoying Your Beagle.

Chapter 9: Training Your Beagle.

Understanding Builds the Bond.

Practical Commands for Family Pets.

Training for Attention.

Teaching Cooperation.

Chapter 10: Housetraining Your Beagle.

Your Housetraining Shopping List.

The First Day.

Confine Your Pup.

Watch Your Pup.

Accidents Happen.

Scheduling Basics.

Appendix: Learning More About Your Beagle.

Some Good Books.

Magazines.

DVDs.

Clubs and Registries.

Web Sites.

Index.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 5
( 1 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(1)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted May 15, 2014

    Omg

    Aaawwww

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)