Breeding a Litter

A Complete Guide to Mating, Whelping and Puppy Rearing

Author: Jim M. Evans,Caroline Ackroyd-Gibson

Publisher: Ringpress Books Limited

ISBN: 9781860542442

Category: Pets

Page: 128

View: 1602

This text contains information on everything you need to know about mating, whelping and puppy-rearing, whether planned or unplanned.

The Book of the Bitch

A Complete Guide to Understanding and Caring for Bitches

Author: J. M. Evans,Kay White

Publisher: Interpet

ISBN: 9781860540233

Category: Pets

Page: 232

View: 8872

A complete guide to caring for bitches for the experienced breeder and the novice bitch owner

Successful Dog Breeding

The Complete Handbook of Canine Midwifery

Author: Chris Walkowicz,Bonnie Wilcox

Publisher: *Howell Book House

ISBN: 9780876057407

Category: Pets

Page: 240

View: 9205

Here, at last, is a revised and expanded edition of this award-winning breeders' reference. Successful Dog Breeding is a book for the first-time breeder and longtime fancier alike, no matter what the breed. Down-to-earth practical information is given to cover virtually every contingency associated with breeding and whelping. Presented in a humorous format, even the most serious information is made easier to understand. Chris Walkowicz and Bonnie Wilcox, D.V.M., are both veteran dog fanciers who bring a wealth of personal and professional experience to every chapter. Covering topics from planning the breeding (should I or shouldn't I?) to problems encountered in breeding, delivery and neonatal care, the authors offer viable solutions to innumerable problems, whether old or new. Two highly extensive appendices on breed idiosyncrasies, compiled from correspondence with longtime fanciers as well as from research from veterinary journals, complete the abundance of information offered here. All of this is complemented by original drawings by the well-known canine artist Mary Jung. A Howell Dog Book of Distinction

Puppy Intensive Care

A Breeder's Guide to Care of Newborn Puppies

Author: Myra Savant-Harris

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1929242247

Category: Pets

Page: 60

View: 3654

Learn to use the same techniques that medical hospitals use on human newborns to save the lives of puppies. Because many of the problems encountered in newborn pups have nothing to do with genetics or birth defects, it is important for the breeder to be prepared to administer simple, straightforward, measures to help a puppy in distress. --publisher.

A Guide to Pig Breeding - A Collection of Articles on the Boar and Sow, Swine Selection, Farrowing and Other Aspects of Pig Breeding

Author: Various Authors

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1473354684

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 226

View: 4176

This impressive volume contains a large and comprehensive collection of articles on pig farming, with information on diet, ailments, housing, preparation, marketing, and many other aspects of pig breeding. Constituting a complete and detailed treatise on the subject, this collection of articles contains everything an existing or prospective pig farmer needs to know about the practice, and makes for a worthy addition to collections of farming and animal-keeping literature. The articles of this compendium include: 'Breeding Farm Animals', 'Good Pig Keeping', 'Harris on the Pig', 'Hogs', 'Outdoor Pig Keeping', 'Pig Husbandry', 'Pig Keeping', 'Pigs and Their Management', 'Principles of Practical Pig Breeding and Feeding', 'Productive Swine Husbandry', 'The Book of the Pig', 'The Feeding and Management of Pigs', 'The Handbook of Modern Pig Farming', and more. We are proud to republish this volume, now complete with a new introduction on pig farming.

Brood Sows and Their Litters

A Practical Book on how to Handle the Brood Sow and Her Litter. What to Feed, when to Feed and how to Feed. Also how to Care for the Litter

Author: R. L. Hill

Publisher: N.A


Category: Swine

Page: 80

View: 5016

The Complete Book of Dog Breeding

Author: Dan Rice

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764138874

Category: Pets

Page: 186

View: 4180

A veterinarian with many years of canine practice experience offers guidance to novice and professional dog breeders, emphasizing the responsibilities of reputable breeders to their dogs and to the buyers of the puppies they produce. Topics covered range from the choosing and conditioning of brood stock to the socializing of puppies and the establishment of pedigrees, registration, titles, and much more.

The Berkshire News

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Berkshire swine

Page: N.A

View: 2996

The Labrador Retriever Handbook

Author: Audrey Pavia

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764115301

Category: Pets

Page: 167

View: 5669

"Purchase, care and feeding, grooming and training, health, understanding canine behavior"--Cover.

The Layman's Guide to Whelping Puppies

From Conception to Sale

Author: Karen J. Cornwell

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781449992675

Category: Pets

Page: 118

View: 8874

This book aims to guide the first time breeder through the whole breeding process. Explained in easy to understand terms, the book begins with stud dog selection and includes sections on the pregnancy and birth with step by step instructions. There is helpful information to help find the puppies the best homes possible and the book includes a section on tips for helping to train a new puppy.

A Breeder's Companion

Record Keeping for Your Dogs' Litters

Author: Leila Grandemange

Publisher: Sunnyville Publishing

ISBN: 9780982685464


Page: 216

View: 9874

Staying organized is an important part of being a responsible breeder. Wouldn't it be nice to have all the details of your litters recorded in one place to consult at a moment's notice? A Breeder's Companion, with space for 12 litters, was designed with that in mind. Included in the book are: sire and dam information, whelping equipment checklist, whelping, temperature, and weight charts, supplemental feeding charts, care tips for mother and pups, puppy development and socialization, deworming and vaccination chart, new owner information, AKC requirements for record keeping, and a photo memory page for your precious litter.

How to Raise a Litter of Puppies

The Beginner's Guide

Author: CA Wilkinson

Publisher: CA Wilkinson


Category: Pets

Page: 66

View: 5182

A comprehensive beginner’s guide to successfully raise a happy, healthy, and well-adjusting litter of puppies. What you do as the breeder during your litter’s first seven weeks of life greatly impacts your puppies’ futures. This guide will provide you with all the information you need to give your puppies the best possible start in life; including orphaned and one puppy litters.


Author: Rebecca Sparling

Publisher: Eldorado Ink

ISBN: 1932904360

Category: Gerbils

Page: 112

View: 4211

In this day and age, children and young adults need every advantage they can get from their education. At Eldorado Ink, we strive to establish our company as an exciting resource for nonfiction reference materials for sixth grade and beyond.

New Developments in Biosciences: Their Implications for Laboratory Animal Science

Their Implications for Laboratory Animal Science : Proceedings of the Third Symposium of the Federation of European Laboratory Animal Science Associations, Held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1-5 June 1987

Author: Anton Beynen,H.A. Solleveld

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9780898383546

Category: Medical

Page: 457

View: 1087

Proceedings of the Third Symposium of the Federation of European Laboratory Animal Science Associations, held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June1-5, 1987

The English Whippet

Author: E. G. Walsh,Mary Lowe


ISBN: 9781904784036


Page: 296

View: 4243

Birman Cats

Everything about Acquisition, Care, Nutrition, Breeding, Health Care, and Behavior

Author: Phil Maggitti

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780812095845

Category: Pets

Page: 96

View: 5409

Recounts the history of the Birman breed, offers advice on grooming and shows, and lists important health concerns.

Breeding Dogs For Dummies

Author: Richard G. Beauchamp

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118068632

Category: Pets

Page: 336

View: 6870

So what’s the big deal about breeding purebreds? You put two compatible dogs alone together in a room, lower the lights, put a Barry White CD on the stereo and voila, two months later you’ve got yourself a litter of purebreds—and the rest is gravy, right? Not quite. Simply breeding dogs takes considerable space, time, and capital. Consistently breeding mentally and physically sound purebreds, on the other hand, is a labor of love that involves all of the above and a whole lot more. If you really love dogs then you need to consult with an expert on the many responsibilities, rules, and regulations dog breeding entails before you take the leap. And that’s where Breeding Dogs For Dummies comes in. Written by Rick Beauchamp, professional breeder, exhibitor, and author of numerous books on the care and feeding of purebred dogs, Breeding Dogs For Dummies fills you in on every facet of the business. Packed with priceless insider tips and expert advice and guidance, it tells you what you need to know to: Decide whether dog breeding is really for you Choose the right breed for you Create the best possible breeding environment for your dogs Establish a breeding program Find the right breeding stock Comply with all government and AKC regulations Care for and socialize your pups Find the right owners for your dogs Explore what it takes to start a breeding program that will ensure your dogs’ health and enhance their lineage for fun and profit. Topics covered in detail include: Selecting breeding stock and keeping track of breed types Understanding purebred genetics and genotype characteristics Finding and selecting the right stud dog and brood bitch Prenatal care, whelping, and raising puppies Running a successful dog breeding business—including tips on budgeting, taxes, registration, charting, planning litters, transactions, sales contracts, and more Breeding puppies involves many responsibilities, but it can also be one of the most enjoyable and rewarding experiences of your life. Make sure that it is—order a copy of Breeding Dogs For Dummies today.