Dog World Table of Contents - February 2008

February 8, 2008




Dog World | February 2008

February 2008

22 | Meet the Breed: The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Switzerland's largest Sennenhund works, guards, and wedges his way into your family. More>>
By Stephanie Horan

28 | Musher Medicine
Sled dogs endure extreme temperatures and extreme demands on their bodies. Studying them advances medicine for all dogs.
By Matthew Schenker

34 | Avalanche Dogs
From an early age, these canines devote their lives to a specialized purpose: Find people who are buried in snow. More>>
By Kristopher Wardwell

38 | Freezing the Competition
Warm up to these cold-weather dog sports.
By Alice Bixler

42 | Harsh Conditions
During the frigid winter months, take these extra precautions when caring for your dogs.
by T.J. Dunn Jr., DVM

46 | Rare Breed Spotlight: The Mi-Ki
By Alice Bixler

Previous Issues:
December 2007 January 2008


4 | From the Editor
Harnessing the power of cooperation More>>
By Allan Reznik

6 | Dateline
California wildfires displace dog owners, AKC Canine Health Foundation Parent Club Conference, Golden breeders attend Royal Canin Symposium, and more.
By Marcella Durand

12 | Judge's Perspective
Is your dog ring ready?
By Richard ("Rick") G. Beauchamp

14 | Breeder's Notebook
Who's your granddaddy? More>>
By D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.

16 | About Agility
Play training
By Terry Long

18 | Natural Wellness
Canine health as a whole More>>
By W. Jean Dodds, DVM

20 | Showstoppers
Rose Farm's finest, Dorothy Hutchinson
By Sue LeMieux

48 | Paws in Review
Books for the dog enthusiast
By Amy Fernandez

50 | Canine Commodities
New products More>>

52 | Meet & Compete
Canine event listings
by Barbara Chuck

57 | The Dog Shoppe
Canine products and services

60 | Breeder Finder Index
Locate a breeder

106 | Classified Ads
Everything canine

111 | At Your Service
A guide to our advertisers

112 | The Way We Were

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