The only comprehensive book in this price category currently available on this increasingly popular subject, Designer Dogs features a special section on the top ten most popular designer dogs-including Labradoodles and Puggles.
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Designer Dogs

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The only comprehensive book in this price category currently available on this increasingly popular subject, Designer Dogs features a special section on the top ten most popular designer dogs-including Labradoodles and Puggles.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780793849079
  • Publisher: TFH Publications, Inc.
  • Publication date: 8/1/2007
  • Series: Animal Planet Pet Care Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

Tammy Gagne is a freelance writer who specializes in the health and behavior of companion animals. She is the author of Shih Tzuand Bulldogs(Animal Planet Pet Care Library), as well as The Cocker Spanieland The Chihuahua(Terra-Nova). She is a regular contributor to several national pet care magazines and has owned purebred dogs for more than 25 years. She lives in Maine.
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Table of Contents

Why I Adore My Designer Dog     5
Designer Dog or Mutt: What's the Difference?
Designer Dog Breeding
Oodles of Poodles
Schnoodles and Doodles and Pomchis, Oh My!
The Stuff of Everyday Life     23
Collar and Leash
Exercise Pen (X-Pen)
Food and Water Bowls
Gate/Baby Gate
Grooming Supplies
Identification, Please
Good Eating     35
To Their Health!
Commercial Foods
Noncommercial Options
Free Feeding Versus Scheduled Feeding
Good Manners
Looking Good     45
Time Well Spent
Coat and Skin Care
Dental Care
Ear Care
Eye Care
Nail Care
Feeling Good     57
Finding a Vet
Annual Vet Visit
Illnesses That Commonly Affect Designer Dogs
General Illnesses
Complementary Therapies
Being Good     79
Crate Training
Basic Commands
In the Doghouse     89
Excessive Barking
House Soiling
Jumping Up
Stepping Out     99
Sports and Activities
Travel and Vacationing
Resources     108
Index     110
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