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A Kid's Guide to Dogs delivers the basics of caring for and training a dog to develop good canine habits with humor and creativity. In addition to learning about dog health and preparing for the arrival of a new dog at home, kids will discover fascinating tips on decoding a dog's body language and how to teach a dog simple tricks. A special treat is the running sidebars featuring Pet Safety Dog Kona unleashing savvy doggy insights. Full of colorful photos and illustrations, the book features easy crafts for making a dog bed, a doggy piñata, and toys; and offers dozens of ideas for getting both kids and dogs active, with indoor and outdoor games, hiking, swimming, and even a dog party with special treats kids can make themselves.
Popular pet expert Arden Moore brings her expertise and years of sharing her pet knowledge with audiences on radio, television, and in live talks and award-winning books to this kid-geared guide. Whether the dog is new to the household or a long-time family member, this is the perfect resource for getting kids to take more responsibility — and have more fun — with their canine pals.
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Caring for a pet helps kids learn responsibility and gain a greater appreciation for their four-legged pal. Written by national pet expert Arden Moore, with plenty of savvy advice from Pet Safety Dog Kona, A Kid’s Guide to Dogs gives kids aged 8 and up the know-how they need to make having a dog a positive experience for all!
Learn dog-handling basics and tips for decoding a dog’s body language.
Features easy crafts and dozens of ways to have fun with your dog!
Teach your dog tricks and must-learn behavior cues like “down,” “off,” and “settle.”
Test your canine knowledge with trivia quizzes!
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