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Whether your dog is new to proper trail etiquette, an experienced...
Whether your dog is new to proper trail etiquette, an experienced trail companion, or a senior dog who likes easy strolls, Kimberly Lewis and Paula JacobyGarrett have selected hikes that are sure to delight every type of dog owner and their fourlegged friends. The authors offer more than 20 years of combined hiking experience with their own dogs, and they look at the land through caninecentric eyes. Most of these trails are uncrowded, and include some shady respitesif not water, tooto help keep your dog cool in extreme Nevada conditions. Ranging from short day hikes to extended backpacking trips, most trails are located in the Desert National Wildlife Range, Lake Mead and Spring Mountains National Recreation Areas, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and Valley of Fire State Park. Also included is a Trail Finder chart that lists hikes by terrain, difficulty for dogs, leash regulations, and more.
Author Bio: A former park ranger at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, KIMBERLY LEWIS is an environmental planner in Las Vegas. Her canine companions are Camy, a mutt, and Mollie, a border collie. PAULA JACOBYGARRETT is a research scientist at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Her trail companions are Jazmine, a German shepherd, Princess, a poodle, and Bailey, a Shetland sheepdog.
Posted August 30, 2009
This book has been so informative and helpful. We have used it so much for references to great hikes with our pets. This book is well worth buying because you will use it over and over again. Fantastic book.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.