A Kid's Guide to Dogs: How to Train, Care for, and Play and Communicate with Your Amazing Pet!

A Kid's Guide to Dogs: How to Train, Care for, and Play and Communicate with Your Amazing Pet!

by Arden Moore

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Overview

This fun and informative book gives young pet owners the canine know-how they need to make having a dog a positive experience for all — pup, kids, and parents alike!

A Kid’s Guide to Dogs delivers the basics of caring for and training a dog to develop good canine habits with humor and creativity. In addition to learning about dog health and preparing for the arrival of a new dog at home, kids will discover fascinating tips on decoding a dog’s body language and how to teach a dog simple tricks. Full of colorful photos and illustrations, the book features easy crafts for making a dog bed, a doggy piñata, and toys; and offers dozens of ideas for getting both kids and dogs active, with indoor and outdoor games, hiking, swimming, and even a dog party with special treats kids can make themselves.

Animal behavior consultant Arden Moore brings her expertise and years of sharing her pet knowledge with audiences on radio, television, and in live talks and award-winning books to this kid-geared guide. Whether the dog is new to the household or a long-time family member, this is the perfect resource for getting kids to take more responsibility — and have more fun — as dog owners.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781635860986
Publisher: Storey Books
Publication date: 03/17/2020
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 50,629
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author


Arden Moore is the author of more than two dozen books on cats and dogs, including A Kid’s Guide to Cats, A Kid’s Guide to DogsThe Cat Behavior Answer Book, The Dog Behavior Answer Book, and Real Food for Dogs. She hosts the award-winning Oh! Behave Show on Pet Life Radio and travels North America teaching pet first aid and pet behavior classes with her dog, Kona, and cat, Casey. She has appeared on hundreds of radio and television shows and is an in-demand speaker at pet conferences. Learn more by visiting her at www.ardenmoore.com.

Table of Contents

Hi, Kids!
1  My Dog, My Friend
2  Make a Happy Home for Your Dog
3  Time for School: The Canine ABCs
4  Out and About with Your Four-Legged Pal
5  Be Your Dog's Best Health Ally
Answers to Trivia Quizzes
Resources
Metric Conversions
Recommended Reading
Acknowledgments
Index

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