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Yorkshire Terriers For Dummies

ISBN: 978-0-7645-6880-0
Paperback
296 pages
August 2004
US $16.99 Add to Cart
Other Available Formats: E-book


Introduction 1

Part I: Finding Your Dream Dog 7

Chapter 1: Yorkies and You: A Match Made in Heaven? 9

Chapter 2: Good Things Come in Small, Furry Packages 25

Chapter 3: Gonna Find Me a Yorkie: Breeders and Rescue Groups 39

Chapter 4: Dreaming Up and Choosing the Ideal Yorkie 59

Part II: The Homecoming 73

Chapter 5: Getting Ready for the New Arrival 75

Chapter 6: Picking Up Your Dog 95

Chapter 7: Welcoming Your Dog to His New Pad 107

Chapter 8: Good First Steps 119

Part III: Taking Care of Your Yorkie 137

Chapter 9: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry! 139

Chapter 10: Doing the ’Do: Grooming 155

Chapter 11: Keeping Your Yorkie Hale and Hardy175

Chapter 12: Critters, Crises, and Health Conditions Common to Yorkies 193

Part IV: Training with TLC 209

Chapter 13: Rules to Train By 211

Chapter 14: Housetraining 223

Chapter 15: Teaching Basic Commands 233

Part V: The Part of Tens 245

Chapter 16: Ten (or So) Fun and Useful Yorkie Web Sites 247

Chapter 17: Ten Things to Know about Showing Yorkies 251

Chapter 18: Ten Fun Facts and Interesting Claims about Yorkies 259

Index 263

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