The Complete Guide to Golden Retrievers

The Complete Guide to Golden Retrievers

by Dr Joanna De Klerk

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Golden Retrievers are one of the most loyal and lovable breeds around, and so it is easy to see why they are so popular. They are playful and friendly, even into their golden years, and are ideal dogs for first time dog owners. This book provides all you need to know about the breed, whether you are buying a Golden Retriever for a pet, working dog, show dog or breeding dog.

In The Complete Guide to Golden Retrievers you will learn everything you need to know from start to end; how to choose a puppy, training, traveling, grooming, health care and senior care. You will also learn all about the background of the breed, its history, breed pre-disposed diseases, and special traits. All the information is specific to Golden Retrievers and in easy-reading comprehensive detail. Find answers to questions like:

Is a Golden Retriever the right dog for me?
I brought my Golden Retriever home. What now?
How can I best train my Golden?
What are some common mistakes should I avoid?

Whether you are a veteran Golden Retriever owner, or new to the breed, there will be something for everyone in this book. You'll find out everything you'll need to know as a new owner, including:

Golden Retriever History
Golden Retriever Behavior
Preparations for a New Dog
How to choose a Golden Retriever
Training a Golden
Traveling with a Golden Retriever
Dental Care
Grooming Your Golden Retriever
Preventative Veterinary Medicine
Golden Retriever Diseases
Breeding Golden Retrievers
Showing Golden Retrievers
Living with a Senior Golden

Compiled by veterinarian, Dr. Jo de Klerk, the book will ensure there is nothing left for you to wonder or worry about. It will provide you with everything you need to know to help you care for, train and bond with your new lovable friend.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940161507216
Publisher: LP Media
Publication date: 02/21/2019
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,034,870
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

Jo is a graduate of the Royal Veterinary College, London. She has a Masters degree in Tropical Animal Health, and has spent most of her career working in mixed veterinary practice. Recently, she has become involved in one of the UK’s fastest growing veterinary telemedicine services for dogs and cats. She is a published author of several books, and enjoys working as a freelance veterinary writer around her clinical work.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her horse and her family. She has two dogs, a slightly nutty Springer Spaniel, and a loving little Yorkshire Terrier. This book is an accumulation of Jo’s knowledge about the Golden Retriever breed and is designed to help any new parent prepare for their ownership journey.

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