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: 3494

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

Dog Breeders Professional Secrets

Ethical Breeding Practices

Author: Sylvia Smart

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 192924259X

Category: Pets

Page: 188

View: 7275

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. 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."

Dog Breeding, Whelping and Puppy Care

Author: Gary England

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118414357

Category: Medical

Page: 344

View: 6375

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 Secrets

Author: Marcus E. Curtis

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1546203702

Category: Self-Help

Page: 114

View: 2631

What are the secrets to dog breeding? Its a fascinating question. It's probably the reason why you need this book. It's important to know these secrets if you are to pursue dog breeding, and the secrets are what anyone in life must seek out in any endeavor to become great at what they decide to do. This book will have many secrets, facts, and very helpful tips on dog breeding: how it is done, why it is done, when it is done, and if it should it be done. These secrets were learned over close to a twenty-year span of dog-breeding experience, observation of multiple successful breeders, mentorship, apprenticeship, and reading numerous books. My goal is to give you a great tool to help you understand dog breeding, what goes behind the mind of dog breeding, why it's been done for thousands of years, and if you should do it yourself. It was also designed to be a helpful guide for you to use as a positive tool for whatever else you do in life. This book contains useful information, multiple pictures, and historical quotes for you to enjoy while you're reading, as well as a reference guide. I truly hope you enjoy this book for now and for many years to come.

Breeding Dogs For Dummies

Author: Richard G. Beauchamp

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118068632

Category: Pets

Page: 336

View: 5092

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.

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: 8384

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.

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: 4539

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

The Complete Book of Dog Breeding

Author: Dan Rice

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764138874

Category: Pets

Page: 186

View: 9265

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.

Advanced Canine Reproduction and Puppy Care

The Seminar

Author: Myra Savant Harris

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1929242751

Category: Medical

Page: 89

View: 685

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.

Dog Breeding How to Start & Finance Your Small Business

A Dog Breeders Best Startup Book for Starting & Financing a Small Business

Author: Brian Mahoney

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781537508405

Category:

Page: 128

View: 5603

With this business book... Imagine you can have the knowledge you want to start your business and live the Hassle Free All-American Lifestyle of Independence, Prosperity and Peace of Mind. Learn how to.... Get Free Government Grants for your Business Get Access to Wholesale Sources to save you Massive Money Have A balanced step by step approach to getting Started Efficiently avoid Government Red Tape Take Advantage of Tax Laws for your business Get $150,000 Guaranteed Loan from the SBA Incorporate to Protect Your Investment and Much Much More! You have the right to restore a culture of the can-do spirit and enjoy the financial security you and your family deserve. People are destroyed for lack of knowledge. Get the knowledge you need to start living your business dreams! Don't wait. You'll wait your life away...

The Labrador Breeders Handbook

Author: Debby Kay

Publisher: Trafford

ISBN: 9781412003292

Category: Pets

Page: 123

View: 3635

The Labrador Breeders Handbook is a concise and useful reference designed for all Labrador breeders by a Labrador breeder. It includes many useful charts, diagrams and lists such as: Table of Labrador colors including all the mismarkings A listing of all the heritable and genetic disorders and how they are specifically inherited in the Labrador Pedigrees revealing the secrets of top breeders including a pedigree of a family of epileptic seizuring Labradors.

The Complete Dog Breed Book

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465441344

Category: Pets

Page: 352

View: 5386

An extensive, exquisitely photographed catalog of more than 400 dog breeds (with a special feature on the top 50), The Complete Dog Breed Book is the essential guide to choosing, caring for, and training your dog. Combining dog breeds, behavior, care, and training in one easy-reference volume, The Complete Dog Breed Book contains everything you need to know about our canine companions.

A Guide to Puppy Love

Beginner Breeding

Author: University Virginia Clark

Publisher: Vegas Publisher, LLC

ISBN: 9780996843713

Category:

Page: 134

View: 2118

If you've ever considered breeding as a successful business, this is the how-to for you. Whether it's a big dog or a small one you're breeding -- if you just want one liter or more -- This book answers all your questions from an expert breeder who ships and delivers puppies around the world.

Canine Reproduction and Whelping

A Dog Breeder's Guide

Author: Myra Savant-Harris

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1929242379

Category: Pets

Page: 77

View: 4461

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.

Canine Reproduction and Neonatology

Author: Marthina L. Greer

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1498728502

Category: Medical

Page: 476

View: 1344

Winner of Dog Writers Association of America's Dogwise Best Book Award Canine Reproduction is a practical guide for veterinarians and an information source for breeders, kennel operators and others with a financial or humane interest in the breeding and maintenance of dogs. The book focuses on the veterinarian’s responsibilities for managing the problem pregnancy, insemination, collecting, storing and shipping semen, and all of the diseases and vaccination protocols that may involve the bitch and the stud dog. It is also a very practical guide for the non veterinarian breeder and kennel owner. The book provides step by step guidelines for husbandry and nutrition as they relate to the bitch and her puppies, an excellent and concise description of breeding genetics and the implications of that knowledge for long term preservation of the breed line, and it focuses squarely on the relationship that must exist between the veterinarian and breeder clients.

Practical Dog Breeding: Principles & Practice

Author: William Haynes

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1447497635

Category: Pets

Page: 208

View: 9441

Originally published in 1928, this book deals in a clear and concise way with all the fundamentals of dog breeding. Contents include: Reproduction - Variation - Heredity - Selection - Pedigree Studies - Breeding Systems - The Stud Dog - The Brood Bitch - Puppies - Dog Breeding Calculator - Bibliography. The author was a well known dog breeder and penned many books on various dog breeds. Many of the earliest dog books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

The Complete Book of Dog Breeding

Author: Dan Rice

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780812096040

Category: Pets

Page: 178

View: 2845

Provides information on the seasonality of heats, the breeding process, breeding problems, pregnancy, whelping, nutrition, puppy care, registration, and pedigrees