Dog World Table of Contents - July 2011

July 18, 2011




July 2011

13 | What You Need to Know to Compete in Crufts

24 | Meet the Breed: Homegrown Hound
The sleek American Foxhound pursues quarry on the trail and delivers laughs at home. More>>
by Stephanie Horan

30 | Happy Hitching
Discover the world of carting and drafting, activities that allow dogs to explore their hauling heritage.
by Kim Campbell Thornton



36 | The Awww Team
Pet-Therapy teams comfort and entertain those in need. Find out what it takes to volunteer.
by Jennifer Nelson

40 | Beware of Bloat
Learn the signs, prevention and treatment of this dangerous condition.
by Jennifer Nelson

42 | Dog on Board
Are you among the 56 percent of dog owners who let their pet roam free in a moving car? You might want to reconsider your travel arrangements.
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

44 | Bottom of the List
Do low registration numbers equal an endangered breed? Not necessarily.
by Alice Bixler

50 | Rare Breed Spotlight: Shikoku
Meet one of Japan's best-kept secrets: a versatile and loyal hunter in an attractive package. More>>
by Alice Bixler



Previous Issues:
May 2011 June 2011


4 | From the Editor
Precious Cargo More>>
by Jackie Brown

6 | Inbox

7 | Reader Photos

8 | First Things First

10 | Canine News

14 | Advice From the Natural Vet
Overweight Overhaul: Providing exercise and homemade meals help obese dogs shed pounds.
by Deva Khalsa, V.M.D.

16 | Breeder's Notebook
Spotting History: The story behind low-uric-acid Dalmatians and their significance for the breed.
by D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.

18 | Conformation Corner
Groom to Win: How far strategic grooming can take your dog in the ring depends on the judge's preference. More>>
by Jeffrey G. Pepper

20 | Training and Behavior
Eyes on Me: How to train attention heeling for obedience. More>>
by M. Christine Zink, D.V.M., Ph.D.

22 | In the Community
Canine Coordination: Meet Animal Advocates of North Texas, a go-to organization for area rescue and adoption groups.
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

52 | Dog Shop

53 | Dog World Reader Survey

55 | Dog Stars

57 | Breeder Finder Index

69 | Classified Ads

71 | Advertiser Index

72 | My Story
Perfect Harmony; A retiree finds a new lease on life with her rescue Aussie, Lyric.

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