Product Description This is the most complete guide to understanding and looking after your pet. It covers all aspects of routine dog care, from choosing your pet through training, breeding and basic first aid. It also includes comprehensive advice on how to care for your dog, with over 150 step-by-step photographic guidance including choosing the right dog for you and your family. About the Author Dr. Peter Larkin was the contributing author to Encyclopedia of the Dog and International Encyclopedia of Dogs. He is Vice President of Southern Countries (UK) Canine Association.