Dog World Table of Contents - May 2011

May 19, 2011




May 2011

26 | Meet the Breed: Work It!
The active and attractive Australian Shepherd tackles any task with skill and joy. More>>
by Kim Campbell Thornton

32 | Flying Frenzy
Recreational and competitive disc sports give active dogs a chance to retrieve that irresistible spinning toy. More>>
By Susan McCullough

36 | Preparing for your First Litter
A beginner's guide to whelping puppies. More>>
by Elaine Waldorf Gewirtz

40 | Future Champion
10 simple ways to prep your puppy for the show ring.
by Elaine Waldorf Gewirtz

42 | The Terrible Teens
10 tips for surviving dog adolescence. More>>
by Liz Palika

46 | Rare Breed Spotlight: Hound Around
Discover the popular PBGV's lesser-known cousin, the Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen.
by Alice Bixler

50 | Watchful Eyes
Peek inside the minds of three rally judges as they evaluate competitors' every move.
by Peggy Swager





Previous Issues:
March 2011 April 2011


4 | From the Editor
Puppyhood More>>
By Jackie Brown

6 | Inbox

7 | Reader Photos

8 | First Things First

12 | Canine News

16 | Breeder's Notebook
Affairs of the Heart: DNA testing from heart disease doesn't always provide black and white answers.
by D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.

18 | Conformation Corner
Type Versus Movement: How judges view the big picture.
by Jeffrey G. Pepper

20 | Training and Behavior
The A-List: Essential commands for future performance dogs.
by M. Christine Zink, D.V.M., Ph.D.

22 | In the Community
Saving Sophie: An abandoned English Cocker Spaniel sheds her sad past and prepares to brighten lives as a therapy dog.
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

24 | Advice from the Natural Vet
Understanding the Itch: The connection between allergies and your dog's immune system.
by Deva Khalsa, V.M.D.

51 | Dog Shop

52 | Spotlight on the Toy Group and Miscellaneous Class

55 | Breeder Finder Index

69 | Classified Ads

71 | Advertiser Index

72 | My Story
Office Perks: A roadside rescue brings happiness and stress relief to the workplace. More>>

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