Dog World Table of Contents - January 2009

January 13, 2009




Dog World | January 2009

January 2009

12 | Westminster Ho!
A sneak peak at this year's most promising contenders.
by Kim Campbell Thornton

26 | Meet the Breed: Beauty and Brains
The intelligent, high-energy Belgian Tervuren tackles any job with enthusiasm. More>>
by Stephanie Horan

32 | It's Easy Going Green
Simple steps to an eco-friendly lifestyle with your dog. More>>
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

| Breakfast of Champions
What do these top show, performance and working dogs eat to stay in peak condition.
by Matthew Schenker

40 | A Sordid Past
Discover the myths, chaos and controversy that surround the gruesome sport of bull baiting.
by Amy Fernandez

44 | Last Wishes
To secure your beloved companion's future, know your legal options. More>>
by Robert Newman

48 | Rare Breed Spotlight: American Pit Bull Terrier
Although its origins are rooted in blood sports, this sweet-natured breed has evolved intoa  trustworthy companion.
by Alice Bixler








Previous Issues:
November 2008 December 2008


4 | From the Editor
A New Look for the New Year More>>
by Jackie Franza

6 | Letters

8 | Canine News
Mutation identified in Labrador Retrievers; AKC announced Canine Excellence honorees; and more.
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

16 | In the Ring
Getting Started in Dogs
by Anne H. Bowes

18 | Breeder's Notebook
Brucellosis: Protect your dog from this harmful STD.
by D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.

20 | Sports and Fitness
Precision and Perfection: Obedience offers challenges galore. More>>
by Maryanne Dell

21 | People
Michael LaFave: The Voice of Westminster
by April Balotro

22 | Natural Health Solutions
Jack's Story: Alternative options for treating epilepsy. More>>
by Shawn Messonnier, DVM

24 | Cook's Corner
Cooking for Your Canine: Careful collaboration with your veterinarian can make homemade diets a viable option.
by Rebecca L. Remillard, DVM, Ph.D.

51 | The Dog Shop
Canine products and services

52 | Paws in Review
Books for the dog enthusiast

54 | Meet and Compete
Canine event listings
by Barbara Chuck

62 | Breeder Finder Index
Locate a breeder

99 | Classified Ads
Everything canine

103 | At Your Service
A guide to our advertisers

104 | My Story
A reader shares heartwarming tales about her English Shepherd's therapy work.

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