Dog Breeding, Whelping and Puppy Care

Author: Gary England

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118414357

Category: Medical

Page: 344

View: 9004

A practical and up-to-date guide to canine reproduction for dog breeders, veterinary students and veterinary surgeons. Written in an easy-to-use style and presented in a practically useful format with clear illustrations. The information is supported by references from the author’s published work and his wealth of clinical experience to form the important authoritative text in this field. A vital aid to those seeking an understanding of normal and abnormal reproduction as well as common reproductive techniques.

Dog Breeding, Whelping and Puppy Care

Author: Gary England

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118414349

Category: Medical

Page: 344

View: 8530

A practical and up-to-date guide to canine reproduction for dog breeders, veterinary students and veterinary surgeons. Written in an easy-to-use style and presented in a practically useful format with clear illustrations. The information is supported by references from the author’s published work and his wealth of clinical experience to form the important authoritative text in this field. A vital aid to those seeking an understanding of normal and abnormal reproduction as well as common reproductive techniques.

Canine Reproduction and Whelping

A Dog Breeder's Guide

Author: Myra Savant-Harris

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1929242379

Category: Pets

Page: 77

View: 946

Everything you don't know about canine reproduction Canine Reproduction and Whelping brings together information that will be invaluable to today's dog breeders because it helps to fill in the gaps in knowledge of even the most experienced breeder. Learn how facts about human reproduction, conception and birth get unknowingly mixed up with the very different canine side of things. Then learn how to use this information to have more successful breedings and healthier pups. Author Myra Harris combines her years of experience as a labor and delivery nurse with her passion for breeding dogs to give you practical and unusual information. Easy to understand and fun to read. You will learn: How to prepare your young stud dog for breeding. How to tell when the bitch is ready to be bred. How truly fragile sperm is and how to ensure their health and survival. When Artificial Insemination is preferred, how to collect sperm, and how to inseminate. About unseen causes for unsuccessful breedings-bacteria, viruses, yeast. About the role of progesterone in breeding success and how to use it to succeed. About easy, normal whelpings contrasted with nightmare whelping experiences. C-sections made understandable and how to handle aftercare of the bitch. How to remove dewclaws with the least trauma to mom and pups.

Puppy Intensive Care

A Breeder's Guide to Care of Newborn Puppies

Author: Myra Savant-Harris

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1929242913

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 2534

If puppies are on the way, you want those newborns to have the best possible chance of survival and good health by being prepared. You can't count on a vet being available, so breeders need to learn these skills. Learn how to administer simple but effective measures to help puppies in distress. Described in friendly, non-technical terms from a long-time breeder.

Advanced Canine Reproduction and Puppy Care

Author: Myra Savant-Harris

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1929242840

Category: Pets

Page: 89

View: 2875

Myra Savant Harris, through her books, seminars, and active participation in online forums and lists, is a one woman support system for hundreds of breeders everywhere. Building upon the success of her previously published Puppy Intensive Care and Canine Reproduction and Whelping, Myra's latest book-based on her popular seminar of the same name-explores a number of additional issues and questions in her own unique style. Readers will gain new insights and learn valuable techniques based on Myra's many years of breeding and whelping puppies and more than 20 years of labor and delivery and neonatal nursing. Learn more about bull; The "Dog Room" and how it represents a milestone for the new breeder. bull; How something as simple as adequate sunlight can improve your breeding results. bull; Myra's perspective on why the number of C-sections are going up and how they can be avoided. bull; What fetal monitoring can and can't tell you and your vet. bull; Indispensable tools and products such as Fenugreek, Delee Suction Catheters and Myra's handmade puppy formula.

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: 6454

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

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: 1181

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

Breeding Dogs For Dummies

Author: Richard G. Beauchamp

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118068632

Category: Pets

Page: 336

View: 5073

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.

The Complete Book of Dog Breeding

Author: Dan Rice

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764138874

Category: Pets

Page: 186

View: 7904

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.

Allen's Fertility and Obstetrics in the Dog

Author: Gary England

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 9780632048069

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 5004

A simple and concise guide to the various conditions which affect the process of reproduction in dogs and bitches. The book considers all aspects of the physiology, anatomy and endocrinology of the male and female reproductive system, followed by a discussion of mating, pregnancy and parturition. Later chapters describe problems such as anatomical abnormalities, abnormal physiology and endocrinology, intersexuality, infertility, contraception and surgical procedures. Fully updated to include recent research and developments. New sections include ultrasonographic examination of the male and female reproductive tract, pregnancy diagnosis, diseases of the prostate gland, semen preservation and artificial insemination and the pharmacological control of reproduction.

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: 582

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.

The Ultimate Dachshund Hound Book

Guide to Caring, Raising, Training, Breeding, Whelping, Feeding, and Loving a Doxie

Author: Patricia O'Grady

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 9781452032542

Category: Nature

Page: 116

View: 4483

The name of this book really says it all; it is the ULTIMATE book for anyone that is thinking about purchasing or already owns a Dachshund Hound. The author is not only a dog owner, but also a breeder who showed and raised champions for over 25 years. This book contains all the information that you will ever need to know about Doxies including: Detailed information about Dachshund Hound Standards. Feeding recommendations just for Doxies, including a few homemade dog food recipes. The history of Dachshund Hounds and their Origin. Information about where to purchase a Doxie Puppy, and how to pick out your puppy from its littermates. Preparing your home for a new puppy arrival. Children, other pets and your Dachshund addition. Showing Your Doxie, explaining in detail the different show categories and what you can expect before, during and after a show. Dachshund Hound Teeth Care; Brushing, Bathing & Grooming information. Immunizations Information. Pet Health Insurance and Dachshund Hound Health Concerns: Helpful hints for Traveling with your Dachshund Hound; Spaying or Neutering information. Breeding your Doxie, in detail, before you breed, selecting your mate, line breeding, inbreeding, outcross breeding, what to expect during the mating, and, when you should or shouldn't breed your pet. Detailed information explaining what you can expect during the pregnancy, whelping (the delivery) and afterwards care for mom and newborn puppies. Doxie puppy care from birth including weaning the puppies from mom, and selling your puppies. Lastly advice about when it's time to say goodbye to your old friend.

Canine Reproduction

The Breeder's Guide

Author: Phyllis A. Holst

Publisher: Alpine Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781577791140

Category: Pets

Page: 254

View: 397

Canine Reproduction: The Breeder's Guide has been the ultimate reference on dog breeding, whelping and puppy care for more than 30 years. This new third edition features color photographs, the latest veterinary research on reproduction, and an affordable softcover binding. Canine Reproduction covers selection of breeding stock, the science of reproduction, timing the breeding for a successful result, prenatal and postnatal care, whelping, dealing with reproductive problems, illnesses, and more. A complete reference that is a must for any serious dog breeder.

How to Make a Puppy!

A Practical Guide for Dog Breeders with 100+ Illustrations.

Author: Sy Guth

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1466994908

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 4884

Dog breeding is a wonderful and fulfilling activity. The aim of this book is to aid the novice dog breeder in establishing a methodology based on best practices and common sense to ensure the delivery and rearing of healthy puppies. The book covers the basic aspects of dog breeding from designing a kennel to a detailed description on whelping puppies to preparing weaning formulas to choosing a puppy to breed on from; vetting puppy buyers; and case lessons based on the author's own experiences. The book also presents the basics of coefficient of inbreeding; reproduction cycle and mating; record keeping; and equipment helpful in breeding dogs. The book is well illustrated to enable an easy understanding of the concepts. The reader will find this book a caring approach to breeding dogs.

Dog Breeder's Professional Secrets

Ethical Breeding Practices

Author: Sylvia Smart

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1617810193

Category: Dogs

Page: N.A

View: 9815

Becoming a dog breeder is a significant undertaking. And there is so much more you need to know to be a successful breeder beyond just knowing how to whelp and raise puppies. Dog Breeders Professional Secrets tells you what it takes to be a successful and ethical dog breeder. Topics include networking, financial matters, acquiring breeding stock, kennel design, and many more. Sylvia Smart shares her real-life experiences (both good and bad) and explores dozens of issues that a prospective breeder must consider to build a high quality dog breeding business. This is a practical, educational book with a focus on doing things professionally, with lots of planning and forethought. And you'll learn how to be financially successful in your chosen profession all the while knowing that you have done it "the right way."

Bulldogs and Bulldog Breeding (A Vintage Dog Books Breed Classic)

Author: John H. Cooper

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 147334686X

Category: Pets

Page: 164

View: 2810

BULLDOGS AND BULLDOG BREEDING BY H. ST. JOHN COOPER A VINTAGE DOG BOOKS CLASSIC REPRINT. Originally published in 1905, this extremely rare early work on the bulldog is almost impossible to find in its first edition. VINTAGE DOG BOOKS have republished it, using the original text and photographs, as part of their CLASSIC BREED BOOKS series. The author was a highly respected breeder of the day. The book's 164 pages cover all aspects of the Bulldog. Beginning with the history of the breed, it moves on to discuss buying, breeding and showing amongst many other topics. It also features over 60 photographs of champion bulldogs of the day. Included in the original text are a number of adverts featuring stud dogs and dog food - all with additional photographs of bulldogs. This is a fascinating read for any Bulldog enthusiast or historian of the breed but also contains much information that is still useful and practical today. Many of the earliest breed books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s, are now extremely scarce and very expensive. VINTAGE DOG BOOKS are reprinting these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions. These editions are republished using the original text and artwork CHAPTERS: I: BUYING A BULLDOG - THE MARKET VALUE OF BULLDOGS - SALE AND EXCHANGE ADVERTISMENTS - PROTECTION FROM FRAUD - THE CANINE PRESS. II: THE BULLDOG CLUB OF ENGLAND - A DESCRIPTION OF THE BULLDOG - DEFECTS - DUDLEY NOSES - BUTTON EARS - EXPRESSION. III: THE BROOD BITCH - SHOW BITCHES AND BROOD BITCHES - SUITABLE MATING - THE AGE AT WHICH TO BREED - PEDIGREE - THE STUD DOG. IV: WHELPING - PERSONAL ATTENDANCE - THE NEED FOR A FOSTER-MOTHER - EXCHANGING PUPPIES - FOOD AND EXERCISE FOR THE SUCKLING BITCH V: FEEDING - EXERCISING - TEACHING PUPPIES TO EXERCISE - THE WHIP. VI: KENNELING AND DISINFECTING. VII: SOME DISEASES OF DOGS. VIII. SOME PROMINENT DOGS OF THE DAY. IX. CONCLUSION.

A Breeder's Companion

Record Keeping for Your Dogs' Litters

Author: Leila Grandemange

Publisher: Sunnyville Publishing

ISBN: 9780982685464

Category:

Page: 216

View: 3979

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.