The FULL COLOUR Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Handbook is the most up-to-date and in-depth book on Cavaliers.
This big, beautifully illustrated book is essential reading for anyone getting a Cavalier puppy, adult or rescue dog & the only reference book you’ll ever need. It guides you from Day 1 right through to caring for your dog in old age.
British canine author Linda Whitwam has teamed up with accredited experts to answer the dozens of questions every new & potential owner has. Together they provide a blueprint for a rewarding lifelong partnership between you & your new arrival.
Cavaliers are unique dogs. Packed full of insider tips from established breeders and over 100 colour photos, this book helps you understand what makes your Cavalier tick, then how best to respond & take care of him or her.
Puppies - Learn:
Getting Through the First Few Days & Nights
Where Should Puppy Sleep?
Typical Cavalier Traits
The Differences Between the Standard, Toy & Miniature
Understanding Your Puppy & Building a Bond
Crate Training & Housetraining
Obedience Training, incl. Sit, Stay, Recall, Lead & Clicker Training
Dealing with Unwanted Behaviour
What Cavaliers DON’T like
How Often to Bathe & Groom Your Cavalier
Feeding a Puppy, Adult & Senior Dog
Exercise – How Often & How Much?
If you haven’t got your puppy yet, save money & potential heartache by following our guidelines:
Where NOT to Buy a Cavalier From
How to Spot a Poorly-Bred Pup
How to Find a Good Breeder & Questions to Ask
How to Pick a Healthy Pup or Adult Dog
Choosing the Right Temperament
Male or Female?
Puppy-Proofing Your Home
Finding & Caring for Rescue Cavaliers
Cavalier Health is covered in depth, including Ailments which can Affect Cavaliers, The Heart, Allergies, Ear Infections, Skin Issues, Spaying, Neutering, Vaccinations, Worming & De-Fleaing. Recognising symptoms of ill health early on can prevent a chronic condition & save a fortune in vets’ bills.
NOTE: This is not a glossy coffee table book, this is a detailed step-by-step reference manual on how to take care of your Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
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Very comprehensive in its coverage of the breed. I felt confident about what questions to ask breeders and what I was looking for in a cavalier.