Why do dogs need exercise? How often should you feed your dog? How big do dogs get? A Pet’s Life explores the life cycles of animals commonly kept as pets, while also helping children to learn how to care for them. This book takes a look at the growth and development of dogs, and key requirements for housing, food, and exercise. Contents: What is a dog?; Dog babies; Your pet dog; Choosing your dog; Things to get ready; Welcome home; Feeding time; Playing with your dog; Training your dog; Growing up; A healthy dog; Old age.
About the Author
Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of information books for children. Educated at Cambridge University, she has written more than 300 books, including the best-selling 'Horrible Geography' series (Scholastic Children's Books) which won a 2009 Blue Peter Book Award. She writes widely on animals and the natural world. A recent title for Raintree, A Day in the Life of Rainforest Animals: Capybara, has been shortlisted for a Maryland Blue Crab Award 2012. Anita lives in the north of England with her husband, children and assorted pets.
Table of Contents
What do dogs look like? Dog babies Choosing your dog Growing up Things to get ready Welcome home Feeding time Playing with your dog Training your dog Family pet A healthy dog Old age Useful tips Fact file.