Hamlyn All Colour Petcare: Test Your Dog's IQ : How Clever is Your Canine?
He seems clever enough, but how smart is your dog really? Calculate his IQ from his performance using these fun tests and discover if you've got a doggy dunce or Caninestein! No matter what his breed, this book will guide you through each test and challenge everything from his memory to his ability to learn new skills, with the results allowing you to truly understand the inner workings of your dog's mind. And if he doesn't turn out to be quite the wonderdog you expected, Test Your Dog's IQ shows you the best ways to sharpen his wits and improve his intelligence with the weekly brain training course.
- 17 Dec 2012
- Octopus Publishing Group
- United Kingdom
Table of contents
What's in your dog's head?. As wily as a wolf. Your dog's problem-solving skills; He's no collie. Breeds and their talents; How the tests work. The tests. Treat-finding tests; Memory tests; Learning new skills; Everyday aptitude; Sense testing; Advanced exams; How did he do?. His score and what that means for your pet; Back to school. Weekly brain training course for weak areas; Resits. How to measure your dog's improvement;
David Taylor is an eminent and highly respected veterinary surgeon. He founded the International Zoo Veterinary Group in 1969 and now travels widely across the globe, treating everything from giant pandas to killer whales. He is the author of over 40 pet care books including the bestsellers The Ultimate Dog, You and Your Dog and Hamlyn's My Dog is a Genius, as well as Kitten Taming, another title in the Hamlyn All Colour Petcare range. He has also appeared on several TV shows.