Maltese: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

Maltese: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Bobbie Linden, Bobbie Linden

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Maltese are elegant, yet fearless little dogs. With their long silky coats, these dogs require a lot of grooming. Bobbie Linden, a Maltese breeder and columnist for the AKC Gazette, turns her love for, and knowledge of the breed to the care of this feisty dog.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780876052372
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publication date: 11/01/1998
Series: Happy Healthy Pet Series , #31
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 5.55(w) x 8.56(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

BOBBIE LINDEN breeds and raises Maltese, and writes the Maltese Breed Column for the AKC Gazette

Table of Contents

PART ONE: Welcome to the World of the Maltese.

1. What Is a Maltese?

2. The Maltese Ancestry.

3. The World According to the Maltese.

PART TWO: Living with a Maltese.

4. Bringing Your Maltese Home.

5. Feeding Your Maltese.

6. Grooming Your Maltese.

7. Keeping Your Maltese Healthy.

PART THREE: Enjoying Your Dog.

8. Basic Training (Ian Dunbar, Ph.D., MRCVS).

9. Getting Active with Your Dog (Bardi McLennan).

10. Your Dog and Your Family (Bardi McLennan).

11. Your Dog and Your Community (Bardi McLennan).

PART FOUR: Beyond the Basics.

12. Recommended Reading.

13. Resources.

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