The Basset Hound Owner's Survival Guide will delight every Basset Hound aficionado with its light-hearted look at this quirky breed of dog. Filled with charming stories, photos and drawings of Bassets, this book also provides the reader with Basset care essentials and a history of the breed. A must-have for every lover of the inscrutable Basset.
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Table of ContentsPreface.
Introduction--Or Why Get One of Those Things in the First Place?
ONE: The History of the Beast.
TWO: Basset Acquisition.
THREE: The Beauty of the Beast, or Is There Something Wrong with That Dog? It Looks Awful!
FOUR: Personality (Weird) and Habits (Beastly).
FIVE: Training the Basset: An Exercise in Futility?
SIX: Dog Shows and Related Beastly Events.
SEVEN: The Beast Feasts: Your Basset's Diet.
EIGHT: Caring for Your Basset.
NINE: Under the Weather: The Beast Is Indisposed.
TEN: The Basset Hound Owner.
ELEVEN: Basset Resources.