Siberian Huskies For Dummies
Is this breed right for you and your family? Siberian Huskies For Dummies answers this and all your questions about getting, caring for and living with a Husky. Siberian devotee she has eight of her own Diane Morgan gets you up and running with what you need to know to:
Find and deal with reputable breedersChoose the right Husky for youHou sebreak and socialize your new puppyEducate yourself and your dogHandle behavioral problemsParticipate in competitions
In friendly, down-to-earth language, Diane provides insights into the Siberian Husky temperament and loads of sensible, easy-to-follow advice on everything a Husky owner should know along with fun facts and Husky trivia, amusing and informative anecdotes, and tips on how to have a great time with your Husky. Topics covered include:
Understanding what makes the Siberian different from every other breedDeciding whether a male or female is right for youUnderstanding how to communicate with your Siberian HuskyTraining your Siberian HuskyGrooming your SiberianFinding and establishing a good relationship with a veterinarianBreaking bad habits in your HuskyFeeding and exercising your Siberian HuskyRecognizing, preventing and treating common health problemsGetting your Husky into sledding
The indispensable guide for you and your Siberian Husky, Siberian Huskies For Dummies is the only book you ll need to help you have the best possible experience with this very ancient and venerable breed of dog.
- Paperback | 288 pages
- 186 x 232 x 18mm | 458.13g
- 05 Dec 2000
- John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
- Foster City, United States
- illustrations (some colour)
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Table of contents
PART I: Getting to Know Siberian Huskies.
Chapter 1: What Is a Husky?
Chapter 2: Husky History 101.
PART II: Looking for Your Soul Mate.
Chapter 3: Finding and Choosing a Siberian.
Chapter 4: Preparing for Your Puppy.
PART III: Living with a Siberian Husky.
Chapter 5: Welcome Home!
Chapter 6: Understanding What Your Husky Is Trying to Tell You.
Chapter 7: Socializing Your Siberian.
Chapter 8: Training Your Dog.
Chapter 9: Dealing with Dominance and Aggression.
Chapter 10: Breaking Bad Habits in Your Husky.
PART IV: Keeping Your Husky Healthy.
Chapter 11: Feeding Your Husky.
Chapter 12: Grooming Your Dog.
Chapter 13: Establishing a Good Relationship with Your Vet.
Chapter 14: Preventing and Responding to Health Problems.
Chapter 15: Responding to Emergencies.
PART V: Bringing Out the Sled Dog in Your Siberian.
Chapter 16: Getting Your Husky into Sledding.
Chapter 17: The Last Great Race: The Iditarod.
PART VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 18: Ten Reasons to Have a Siberian Husky.
Chapter 19: Ten Tips for Raising a Siberian Husky.
Chapter 20: Ten Hazards for a Siberian Husky.
Chapter 21: Ten Tips for Traveling with (Or without) Your Husky.
Appendix A: Glossary.
Appendix B: Resources.
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