Rottweilers for Dummies

Rottweilers for Dummies

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Known for its great strength, endurance, and protectiveness, theRottweiler can be a good-natured, playful pet. It can also be ahighly challenging breed. In the right hands, a Rottweiler can bethe best security system in town, and at the same time, anaffectionate friend to the whole family, always ready for fun andgames. The well-bred, well-trained Rottweiler has the courage of alion and is happy to obey. In the wrong hands, a Rottweiler just aseasily can become an unruly beast, a menace to all that come near.

Is the Rottweiler the right breed for you and your family? Rottweilers For Dummies provides the answer to this and allyour questions about getting, caring for and living with this bigdog. Long-time Rottweiler breeder and trainer Richard G. Beauchampgets you up and running with what you need to know to:

Choose the right Rottweiler for you Socialize your new puppy Educate yourself and your dog Maintain good health, proper exercise and diet Handle behavioral problems Participate in dog competitions

In friendly, down-to-earth language, Rick provides insights intothe Rottweiler temperament and loads of sensible, easy-to-followadvice on everything a Rottweiler owner shouldknow ? along with fun facts and tips on how to havea great time with your Rottie. Discover how to:

Decide on whether a male or female is right for you Find and choose your new friend and bring him or her home Understand how to communicate with your Rottweiler Train your Rottweiler Finding a good trainer and attend classes Deal with emotional conflicts Feed and exercise your Rottweiler Recognize, prevent, and treat common health problems Have loyal friend for life

The indispensable guide for you and your Rottweiler, Rottweilers For Dummies is the only book you?ll needto help you have the best possible experience with this admirableand loveable breed.

Publisher: Foster City, Calif. : IDG Books Worldwide, [2001]
Copyright Date: ©2001
ISBN: 9780764552717
Branch Call Number: 636.73 Beauchamp
Characteristics: xxiv, 249 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of color plates : illustrations ; 24 cm


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