The Art of Raising a Puppy (Revised Edition)

November 10, 2019 - Comment

For more than thirty years the Monks of New Skete have been among America’s most trusted authorities on dog training, canine behavior, and the animal/human bond. In their two now-classic bestsellers, How to be Your Dog’s Best Friend and THE ART OF RAISING A PUPPY, the Monks draw on their experience as long-time breeders of

For more than thirty years the Monks of New Skete have been among America’s most trusted authorities on dog training, canine behavior, and the animal/human bond.

In their two now-classic bestsellers, How to be Your Dog’s Best Friend and THE ART OF RAISING A PUPPY, the Monks draw on their experience as long-time breeders of German shepherds and as trainers of dogs of all breeds to provide–brilliantly distilled–the indispensable information and advice that every dog owner needs.

This new edition of THE ART OF RAISING A PUPPY features new photographs throughout, along with updated chapters on play, crating, adopting dogs from shelters and rescue organizations, raising dogs in an urban environment, and the latest developments in canine health and canine behavioral theory.

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Anonymous says:

Pretty good, but left wanting to read diff books I purchased this book to help me prepare for brining a new puppy into my home. I was looking for more practical, straightforward information that would be laid out in a more textbook-style way, but that’s not really what this is at all. That’s not to say this isn’t a great book with lots of great information, it’s just presented in a way that I found myself getting sick of after a while. Every concept dives straight into a specific example of a specific client or dog they trained. Sometimes…

Anonymous says:

Very informative book. Would recommend to any dog owner This is a great informative book. It’s been quite some time since I’ve raised a puppy. This book has reminded me of all that goes into rearing a dog up from puppyhood. It gives a lot of great information and insight into why puppies behave the way they do. This is a great book for the novice and expert. It has a lot of information about training and socializing puppies from the moment you get them. It also puts a lot of emphasis on your relationship with the dog and why it’s so important to…

Anonymous says:

Highly Recommend! I think I’ve read this book three times in my life so far. Great reminders for new puppy owners and existing dog owners a like. While I won’t implement all their techniques, I do love the majority of their approaches…especially regarding early puppy development and intro training. Highly recommend!

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