Rescue Me!: How to Successfully Re-Home a Rescue Dog

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There's nothing more tragic than an abandoned or abused dog. But with the right kind of dedicated care, the story can have a happy ending. Rescue Me! offers heartwarming case histories and detailed illustrated advice to show how to turn a fearful, possibly sick or undernourished animal into a healthy, loving pet. With chapters on bonding with the new dog, building trust and obedience, and keeping the dog fit and happy, Rescue Me! can turn a potential tragedy into a lifetime of ...
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Overview

There's nothing more tragic than an abandoned or abused dog. But with the right kind of dedicated care, the story can have a happy ending. Rescue Me! offers heartwarming case histories and detailed illustrated advice to show how to turn a fearful, possibly sick or undernourished animal into a healthy, loving pet. With chapters on bonding with the new dog, building trust and obedience, and keeping the dog fit and happy, Rescue Me! can turn a potential tragedy into a lifetime of faithful companionship.

 

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781843406273
  • Publisher: Collins & Brown
  • Publication date: 2/7/2012
  • Edition description: Original
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 5.80 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Alison Smith
Alison Smith is the editor of Our Dogs, the UK's oldest newspaper for dog owners. She has owned Staffordshire Bull Terriers for the last 20 years, has had success in the show ring, and is the author of An Owner's Guide: Staffordshire Bull Terriers, published by HarperCollins.
 
The Dog's Trust is the largest dog welfare charity in the UK. It cares for more than 12,000 dogs each year at its growing network of re-homing centers around the UK.
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    1. Hometown:
      Brooklyn, New York
    1. Date of Birth:
      December 12, 1968
    2. Place of Birth:
      Rochester, New York
    1. Education:
      B.A., Brown University, 1992
    2. Website:

Table of Contents

Foreword 6

Dogs Trust 8

1 Choosing a rescue dog 10

2 Bringing your new dog home 28

3 Bonding with your dog 48

4 Training your dog 60

5 Good dog behaviour 78

6 Keeping your dog happy 94

7 Keeping your dog healthy 110

Useful information 124

Index 127

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