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Chihuahuas for Dummies - (For Dummies) 2nd Edition by Jacqueline O'Neil (Paperback)

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Number of Pages: 266

Genre: Pets

Sub-Genre: Dogs

Series Title: For Dummies

Format: Paperback

Publisher: For Dummies

Age Range: Adult

Book theme: Breeds

Author: Jacqueline O'Neil

Language: English

Street Date: December 1, 2007
TCIN: 77735739
UPC: 9780470229675
Item Number (DPCI): 247-61-3898
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported

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Book Synopsis



Are you crazy about Chihuahuas? Chihuahuas For Dummies, 2nd Edition, is fully updated to show you how to find the one you'll love most and make him or her part of your family. This one-stop guide gives you all the information you need to raise and care for your plucky little pooch.

You'll find expert advice on everything from feeding and healthcare to housebreaking, grooming, training, and more. Plus, you'll learn the ins and outs of selecting the right vet, handling emergencies, and even entering your little darling in a dog show. You'll find out about the ups and downs of living with a pet, get familiar with the Chihuahua's classic physical characteristics, and find help in deciding whether you'd prefer a dog with a long coat or a smooth coat. Discover how to:

  • Choose your ideal Chihuahua
  • Prepare your home for your new arrival
  • Manage your puppy's nutrition and health
  • Prevent common behavior problems
  • Teach your Chihuahua fun tricks
  • Build a strong and loving bond with your pet
  • Train children to get along with your Chihuahua
  • Choose Chihuahua toys and accessories
  • Select a crate and bedding
  • Introduce your little dog to other pets
  • Teach your little dynamo manners and good behavior

You know that bringing a Chihuahua into your home will be a happy and joyful experience. Chihuahuas For Dummies, 2nd Edition, makes it easy, too!



From the Back Cover



Tips for tackling housebreaking and behavior issues

Your one-stop guide to selecting and raising this plucky little pooch

Are you crazy about Chihuahuas? This updated guide shows you how to find the right one and make him or her part of the family. You get expert advice on everything from feeding and healthcare to grooming and training. Plus, you'll see how to find a vet, handle emergencies, and even show your Chihuahua.

THE DUMMIES WAY(R)

  • Explanations in plain English
  • "Get in, get out" information
  • Icons and other navigational aids
  • Online cheat sheet
  • Top ten lists
  • A dash of humor and fun

Discover how to:

  • Choose your ideal Chihuahua
  • Prepare your home for your Chihuahua
  • Manage nutrition and health
  • Prevent common behavior problems
  • Teach your dog fun tricks



About the Author



Jacqueline O'Neil is a renowned dog breeder, trainer, and award-winning author who has written more than a dozen books on pet care and training.

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