Bulldogs For Dummies

Bulldogs For Dummies

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by Susan M. Ewing
     
 

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Find out how to select, train, and care for your Bulldog

Though originally bred for bull baiting, today's Bulldogs are calm, dignified, and courageous - and make great pets. Whether you're already a Bulldog owner or you're thinking about becoming one, this friendly guide will answer your questions and help you and your Bully live happily ever after. From choosing

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Find out how to select, train, and care for your Bulldog

Though originally bred for bull baiting, today's Bulldogs are calm, dignified, and courageous - and make great pets. Whether you're already a Bulldog owner or you're thinking about becoming one, this friendly guide will answer your questions and help you and your Bully live happily ever after. From choosing your dog to training, diet, and health, it's just what you need for Bulldog success!

Discover how to

• Understand the breed and its history

• Buy or adopt a healthy Bulldog

• Housetrain your Bulldog and teach basic commands

• Keep your Bulldog well-groomed and active

• Watch for breed-specific health problems

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764599798
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/04/2006
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
296
Sales rank:
317,857
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

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Meet the Author

Susan Ewing has been “in dogs” since 1977 and enjoys showing and trying various performance events, with the emphasis on “trying.”
She holds a Master’s degree in Television/Radio from Syracuse University and has attended canine seminars at Cornell University. She is a member of the Dog Writers Association of America and of the Cat Writers’ Association and is listed in the 2005 edition of Who’s Who in America.
Ewing has been writing professionally since she was 16 and is the author of several books: The Pembroke Welsh Corgi: Family Friend and Farmhand; The New Owner’s Guide to Pembroke Welsh Corgis; The Pug; and The Dachshund. Her column, “The Pet Pen,” is in The Post-Journal (Jamestown, NY) every Saturday. One of her essays is a part of the book, Cats Do It Better Than People.
Her articles have appeared in AKC Gazette, Family Dog, Bloodlines, German Shepherd Dog Review, Good Dog!, Pet Odyssey, Dog Fancy, Dog World, Puppies USA, the national Schipperke Club newsletter, ASPCA’s Animal Watch, and Bird Talk.
She has been a radio copywriter, owned and operated a boarding kennel, and served as the director of the Lucy-Desi Museum in Jamestown, NY.

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Bulldogs for Dummies 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book worked for our 13 year old and for us as we prepared for and adopted a bull dog.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Have an english bulldog named MooShu he is four
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
If you are getting a bulldog or have one,mybe just gt one thi book is erfet for you! You will get to know the wounders of their life easily because you know all about hem as in food,health,how to train them and more so if you have a bulldog,getting one,just recently got one or just cerious abut thm this s the perfet book for you enjoy this info and have fun!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I have an american bulldog
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Mike-Boise More than 1 year ago
I purchased this book in preparation of buying a bulldog puppy. Although I have not yet picked up my new family member, the book has helped me feel more prepared and confident in my decision and has improved my understanding of the breed. Thanks Susan!
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Guest More than 1 year ago
This is my second book on my list for bulldogs...it have alot of info for first time owner's...