Crating and Kenneling For Dummies, Mini Edition [NOOK Book]

Crating and Kenneling For Dummies, Mini Edition

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Your guide to choosing and using dog crates and kennels

Want to make crating and kenneling easier for your dog — and yourself? This practical guide offers the latest information on choosing the best crate and using it in a positive and successful way to train your dog.

Open the book and find:

  • Proven crating and kenneling strategies and benefits

  • Pointers in selecting the best crate type and size

  • Instructions on housetraining your dog

  • How to approach crating with the right attitude

  • Tips for crating success

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118043073
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/8/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 64
  • Sales rank: 250,554
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Susan McCullough has received many writing honors from the Dog Writers Association of America.

Tracy Barr is the coauthor of Yorkshire Terriers For Dummies.

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Table of Contents


About This Book.

Conventions Used in This Book.

Foolish Assumptions.

Icons Used in This Book.

Where to Go from Here.

Chapter 1: Crating and Kenneling Basics.

What You Need to Crate-Train.

The Benefits of Crate-Training.

A Whirlwind Tour through the Positive Training Method.

Chapter 2: Choosing the Crate and Get ting It Ready.

Picking the Right Type of Crate.

Sizing Up the Situation for Your Dog.

Readying Your Dog’s Home within a Home.

Chapter 3: A Step-by-Step Guide to Successfully Crate-Training Your Dog.

Crate Training, Easy as 1-2-3.

Solving Common Crate-Training Problems.

It's 11 O'Clock: Do You Know Where

Your Dog Is?

Timely Matters: Be Reasonable!

Chapter 4: Using the Crate to House-Train Your Dog.

House-Training Basics.

Take into Account the Training Your Dog Has Already Had.

Outdoor Training for Your Puppy.

Outdoor Training for Adult Dogs.

Indoor Training for Your Dog.

Avoiding Problems and Responding to Mistakes.

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    Gopd book buy it

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    Wouldn't download...

    Got an error. :o(

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