Comprehensive Owner's Guide
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Deriving from The Roof of the World” where it was once prized in the monasteries of Buddhist monks, the Tibetan Spaniel today is adored throughout the Western world as a beautiful companion and pet. This wondrous Tibetan breed continues to be the dog fancy’s best kept secret, as this small dog’s attractive appearance, gay and assertive character and minimal requirements recommend it as the perfect pet for any dog lover. Here is an unspoiled, elegant and intelligent dog who excels as a companion, watchdog and show dog. This new Special Limited Edition was written by Tibetan breed expert, show judge and breeder Juliette Cunliffe, regard the world over as a leading authority in all of the Tibetan breeds. She shares her insight and knowledge of the Tibetan Spaniel in telling the breed’s origins in its homeland and tracing the breed’s history in both Britain and the United States. This book also provides new owners guidance on the selecting of a well-bred puppy, the rearing and training of the puppy as well as the daily care and health maintenance. Readers will benefit from the author’s chapters on the breed’s characteristics and breed standard, which perfectly capture this delightful dog in word and illustration. An up-to-date, thorough chapter on preventive healthcare, written by top veterinarian and author Dr. Lowell Ackerman, covers all the topics an owner needs to know about, including inoculations, selecting a vet, neutering/spaying, parasite control and more. Illustrated with color photographs throughout, this complete owner’s guide on the Tibetan Spaniel will prove to be a welcome addition to the library of every breed fancier and owner.