The Right Dog for You

How to Choose the Perfect Breed for You and Your Family
David Alderton


This easy-to-understand guide to the personalities of over 115 breeds allows you to be sure you'll choose the perfect companion. With all-round guidance on selecting a dog, this fully illustrated comprehensive breed directory – including new crossbreeds such as labradoodles – is packed full of useful information.

Arranged by size, small to large, each concise entry begins with a brief history of the breed before revealing essential details on the dog's personality, care needs, behavioural traits and things to expect as an owner. Breed specifications are also provided, alongside a handy graphic showing how much grooming, feeding and exercise your prospective pup might need.

This book will send you to the breeder or rescue centre brimming with confidence – leaving you free to lose your heart to a dog that you know will fit in with your lifestyle.


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    230 x 170mm
  • Publisher
    Ivy Press
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