Dog World February 2012

February 2012

26 | Meet the Breed
The Friendly Adventurer: Armed with the urge to explore and a good amount of pluck, the Cairn Terrier can't wait to make its next discovery. More>>
by Stephanie Horan

34 | Best Breeds for Running
Race or jog? Short sprints or long distance? Find out what type of exercise your dog is built for.
by M. Christine Zink, D.V.M., Ph.D.

36 | Dog WorldRecommends
Check out 6 canine dental products to keep your dog's teeth white and mouth healthy. More>>

38 | Chew on This
7 facts you might not know about your dog's teeth.

40 | Titles at Both Ends
Why you should adorn your dog's name with more than just a conformation Champion title.
by Elaine Waldort Gewirtz

44 | Class Is in Session
A unique program gives at-risk teens the opportunity to gain confidence and shape a brighter future as they train service dogs. More>>
by Lisa Lieberman

52 | Page Turners
These 9 books will satisfy any dog lover -- young, old, expert and novice.

54 | Rare Breed Spotlight
Triple Threat: The tousled Spanish Water Dog shines as a herding dog, sporting dog and devoted companion.
by Alice Bixler




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4 | From the Editor
Cairns, Cairns Everywhere More>>
by Jackie Brown

6 | Inbox

7 | Reader Photos

8 | Online content and contests

10 | First Things

14 | Canine News

16 | Breeder's Notebook
Jaw and Order: Find out what causes imperfect bites and how you can help improve your dog's smile. More>>
by D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.

18 | Training and Behavior
On the Edge: Read your dog's body language for signs of anxiety.
by M. Christine Zink, D.V.M., Ph.D.

20 | In the Community
Out of the Pit: A former dog-fighting bait dog who had his teeth filed down to nubs gets a new start in a loving home. More>>
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

22 | Conformation Corner
The Right Bite: What judges look for when examining a dog's mouth.
by Jeffrey G. Pepper

24 | Advice from the Natural Vet
Energy Medicine: A wide range of homeopathic remedies boosts your dog's health naturally.
by Deva Khalsa, V.M.D.

57 | Dog Shop

58 | Breeder Finder Index

70 | Classified Ads

71 | Advertiser Index

72 | My Story
Little Hero: A chance encounter with a lost dog leads to an unequaled friendship. More>>

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