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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


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A comprehensive, accessible, and humane guide to puppies from one of the world"s premier veterinary schools. This whole-dog approach--a unique combination of training, behavior, and health care--is based on cutting-edge research and real day-to-day clinical experience. The faculty of the Tufts University Cummings School, led by the renowned animal behaviorist Nicholas Dodman, provides information on the health and behavior of puppie, covering everything from how to pick a puppy, what to feed him, and how to housetrain, to why puppies behave the way they do and what to do in a host of medical situations.--From publisher description.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby the Faculty of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University ; edited by Nicholas Dodman with Lawrence Lindner.
ContributionsDodman, Nicholas H., Lindner, Lawrence., Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 286 p. :
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23292505M
ISBN 100618663045
ISBN 109780618663040
LC Control Number2006029513

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