Dog World Table of Contents - December 2008

December 3, 2008




Dog World | December 2008

December 2008

22 | Meet the Breed: Short Stack
Don't be fooled by this Chihuahua's slight stature -- this sassy breed has a big personality. More>>
by Kim Campbell Thornton

30 | Choose Your Own Dog-Sled Adventure
Add some excitement to your vacation with dog-sledding expeditions. More>>
by Lisa A. Hanks

40 | Sporting Dog's Delight
Pheasant hunting is a traditional way to bring home a delicious holiday meal. More>>
by James B. Spencer

46 | Winter Joint Care
Help your arthritic dog stay comfortable in cold weather.
by T.J. Dunn Jr., DVM

52 | Sit. Stay. Action!
Hollywood's dog trainers prepare canine actors for the screen.
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

56 | The Dog Lover's Holiday
Thoughtful gift ideas for the canine connoisseur.

60 | Rare Breed Spotlight: Entlebucher Mountain Dog
The smallest of the Swiss mountain dogs, this skilled herder has as much charm and intelligence as its larger kin.
by Alice Bixler








Previous Issues:
October 2008 November 2008


4 | From the Editor
Christmas in California More>>
by Jackie Franza

6 | Letters

8 | Dateline
Researchers study breed-specific hypothyroidism; AKC announces Breeder of the Year contenders; and more.

12 | Natural Wellness
Fighting Free Radicals: Antioxidants can slow the aging process and reduce the risk of certain diseases.
by Randy Kidd, DVM, Ph.D.

14 | Breeder's Notebook
Uterine Infection: Pyometra is a real danger for older, intact bitches.
by D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.

16 | Judge's Perspective
The Best of the Best: With an abundance of shows and the ability to travel, how do exhibitors decide where to compete? More>>
by Betty-Anne Stenmark

18 | About Agility
Troubleshooting: Reinforcement is the key to consistent success.
by Terry Long

20 | Showstoppers
Eugene Blake: This veteran of the dog fancy enjoys judging around the world. More>>
by Sue LeMieux

62 | Paws in Review
Books for the dog enthusiast
by Amy Fernandez

64 | Canine Commodities
New products More>>

65 | Meet and Compete
Canine event listings
by Barbara Chuck

72 | The Dog Shoppe
Canine products and services

74 | Breeder Finder Index
Locate a breeder

115 | Classified Ads
Everything canine

119 | At Your Service
A guide to our advertisers

120 | The Way We Were

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