Earthdog Ins & Outs, 2nd Edition by Jo Ann Frier-Murza
Earthdog Ins & Outs, 2nd Edition
Author: Jo Ann Frier-Murza
Title: Earthdog Ins & Outs, 2nd Edition
ISBN10: 0984412107
ISBN13: 978-0984412105
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Publisher: VGF Publications; 2nd edition (June 10, 2010)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1594 kb
Size epub: 1451 kb
Rating: 4.9 ✪
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Revised and expanded! - The complete reference on earthdog and trial history, breed descriptions, practical training and practice techniques, details about exhibiting and sponsoring earthdog tests, and an introduction to natural hunting. Earthdog Ins & Outs, Guiding Natural Instincts for Success in Earthdog Tests and Den Trials, by Jo Ann Frier-Murza, is a book written to inspire and assist both newcomers and established fans in the world of earthdogs and trials. It includes hundreds of photos and drawings which illustrate the history, selection, and schooling of earthdogs. This sport is a natural for all earthdog breeds and is made to order for today's show dogs, performance dogs, and couch potatoes alike. Chapters include: Terriers and Dachshunds--Earthdogs to the Bone; The Deep Roots Surrounding Earthdogs (History); Artificial Den Trials in the North America; Traditional Earthdog Trials in Europe; Earthdog Breeds--Designed for Work (covers 30 breeds); Selecting a Breed and Puppy; Entering a Puppy or Novice Dog; Advanced Work--Delving Deeper; Exhibiting at Trials and Tests; Show Time--How to Host a Den Trial; Field Work--The Real Thing for Your Buddy. This book is an essential part of your terrier or Dachshund library and a rare celebration of the natural instincts of these very special dogs.