Essential Care in the Field A down-to-earth guide on the care of the working dog
Contains an invaluable in-the-field first-aid section
Whatever the breed, whatever the task, working dogs always give their best. In doing so, they sometimes put themselves at risk of accident, injury, or physical and mental stress. Full of sound common sense and written in a plain, straightforward style, this book explores the different needs and care requirements of working dogs in various roles. Learn how to start with the right dog, how to keep it in top condition, how to achieve and manage peak fitness, and the best methods to deal with health problems. Whether you are just starting out or come from generations of successful working dog handlers, you will find a great deal of worthwhile information in this book.
About the Author:
A Fitness Manual for Working Dogs
Jackie Drakeford writes for a number of countryside publications and is the author of The Working Lurcher. She lives in Sussex, England.
Mark Elliott is a veterinarian specializing in homeopathy and coauthor, with Jackie Drakeford, of Essential Care for Dogs.