CHAPTER "W" from DOG FACTS! Your Quick Tips Source
More than 78 million pet dogs today are kept in fifty-four million U.S. households. Now, from one of the most trusted dog care authors of the last twenty-five years comes the definitive reference for adopting, keeping, and maintaining a healthy, happy dog.
DOG FACTS, THE SERIES offers economical treat-size morsels to make it easy for pet parents to access only the specific dog-centric information needed. CHAPTER W (#23) provides these detailed topic entries covering what to do, home care, vet care and more:
Water On The Brain (Hydrocephalus), Wart, Whiskers, Whipworms, Wobbler’s Syndrome (Cervical Spondylopathy)
This section addresses many questions: How do I choose the right dog? What holistic help and preventive care should I give? Why do dogs act the way they do, and what dog behavior indicates illness? What constitutes an emergency, and how/when can I safely treat my dog with home care and first aid? In addition to the gorgeous full color pictures and illustrations alongside the alphabetical "W" list, you'll find:
•Charts that list symptoms for a particular condition, the corresponding home care or first aid, the comparative veterinarian and holistic treatments, and preventive advice
•A symptoms/conditions table that helps you identify what ailments might be bothering your dog
•Breed-At-A-Glance chart to compare personality, looks, care challenges and other issues when choosing your purebred dog
•Contact information for dozens of dog organizations and veterinary resources
Economical, accessible and comprehensive, DOG FACTS, THE SERIES can be used with ease and trust. And doesn't your dog deserve the very best?
(DOG FACTS, THE SERIES consists of excerpted chapter & appendices from DOG FACTS: The Pet Parent's A-to-Z Home Care Encyclopedia)