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Breeding and Whelping Books and Videos

AN EYE FOR A DOG - ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO JUDGING PUREBRED DOGS
by Robert Cole

With this book you can develop your own eye for sound movement and structure. You get to actively participate in over 100 judging scenarios similar to what a judge encounters in the show ring and compare your opinion with the author’s.
ANNIE ON DOGS!
by Anne Rogers Clark

All-breed AKC judge Anne Rogers Clark has a background and a depth of experience in dogs which is unparalleled. In this book Mrs. Clark shares her personal experiences, advice, and stories from a lifetime in dogs.
ANOTHER PIECE OF THE PUZZLE - PUPPY DEVELOPMENT
by Pat Hastings & Erin Ann Rouse, Editors

From Pat Hastings and other experts, learn about the impact of puppy-rearing practices and socialization on a puppy's ability to develop happily and confidently. A must for breeders and those interested in early puppy development.
BREED PREDISPOSITIONS TO DISEASE IN DOGS AND CATS
by Alex Gough and Alison Thomas

Here is a comprehensive reference to all the diseases and disorders of dogs and cats that are either inherited or more prevalent in certain breeds. If you are a veterinary surgeon or student needing a handy reference book, or a breeder wanting to know more about your own breed then this book will be invaluable.
BREEDER'S GUIDE TO RAISING SUPERSTAR DOGS - PUPPY DEVELOPMENT, IMPRINTING AND TRAINING
by Jerry Hope

This book very succinctly lays out, in easy to read and understand terms, the sensitive periods of dog development. Better yet, the author explains why they are sensitive periods and exactly what the breeder should be doing during each one. The author also makes some painfully honest statements about what he feels the breeder's responsibility should be, and unfortunately, why people who breed dogs often do not take this responsibility seriously.
BREEDING A LITTER
by Beth Harris

Complete guide to pre and post natal care. Learn what is needed to produce puppies who are physically and temperamentally sound.
BREEDING BETTER DOGS DVD
by Carmelo Battaglia

Easy to understand information on the basics of dog genetics and breeding programs. Clear charts and diagrams so you can set up your own breeding program.
BREEDING DOGS FOR DUMMIES
by Richard Beauchamp

This helpful guide gives new and experienced breeders expert advice on how to breed dogs and raise puppies successfully.
BREEDING DOGS TO WIN
by Carmelo Battaglia

This new book is the single best reference when it comes to producing high quality, award-winning dogs. Based on research and experience, this state of the art book offers 70 illustrations of easy to use information.
CANINE CINERADIOGRAPHY - A STUDY OF BONE AND JOINT MOTION AS SEEN THROUGH MOVING X-RAYS DVD
by Rachel Page Elliott

Slow motion study of canine bone and joint movement, as seen through moving x-rays, offers a close look at skeletal action inside the dog. Dogs were individually filmed and fluoroscoped while moving on a speed-controlled treadmill in a laboratory. This video supplements Dogsteps DVD with additional material; it was filmed during the same time period, but has recently been re-mastered.
CANINE REPRODUCTION AND WHELPING - A DOG BREEDER'S GUIDE
by Myra Savant-Harris

Whether you’re a “first-timer” or an experienced breeder, you’ll learn something important from this book. Down-to-earth and easy to understand!
CANINE REPRODUCTION
by Phyllis Holst

Anatomy, breeding behavior, genetics, pregnancy, whelping, rearing a litter, reproductive problems, even artificial insemination. A must-have for breeders!
CANINE TERMINOLOGY
by Harold Spira

A beautifully illustrated glossary of terms used in the Breed Standards for purebred dogs worldwide.
CHOOSING THE BEST PUPPY DVD
by Carmelo Battaglia

A short, concise system of puppy evaluation, primarily for the breeder who is choosing his next show or performance prospect. Includes some comments on temperament, personality.
CREATING SUPERSTAR DOGS SEMINAR DVD
by Jerry Hope

Raising Superstar Dogs Seminar DVD covers Jerry’s Superstar Program from birth through 12 weeks old; the earliest age Jerry recommends sending pups to their new homes. Professionally using lecture and video, Jerry weaves a clear and precise picture of how the program works. This is a must see video for all breeders, and, when used as a guide to selecting a caring breeder, will aid the future puppy-family in selecting the best breeder. This DVD is an excellent resource to go with Jerry’s new book, The Breeder's Guide to Raising Superstar Dogs.
DOG BREEDERS PROFESSIONAL SECRETS - ETHICAL BREEDING PRACTICES
by Sylvia Smart

Becoming a dog breeder is a significant undertaking. And there is so much more you need to know to be a successful breeder beyond just knowing how to whelp and raise puppies. Dog Breeders Professional Secrets goes well beyond other books to tell you what it takes to be a successful and ethical dog breeder. Sylvia Smart shares her real-life experiences (both good and bad) and explores dozens of issues that a prospective breeder must consider to build a high quality dog breeding business.
DOG BREEDING AS A FINE ART
by Amy Fernandez

*Won the Dog Writer's Association of America's Award, Best General Reference Book of 2003! A practical handbook for successful dog breeding. Most breeders are striving to leave a mark on a breed, to create dogs superior to what existed before in some way. This book answers why we strive to do it - and HOW.
DOGS ALL-IN-ONE FOR DUMMIES
by Consumer Dummies

"Dogs All-in-One For Dummies" (includes 12 books in one) offers all dog lovers the latest information you need to choose, raise, and care for your furry best friend from puppyhood to its twilight years. Features new information on dog showing, agility, going green, and traveling with your pooch.
DOGSTEPS - WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A DOG DVD
by Rachel Page Elliott

The most complete information on canine gait and movement available in video format. Includes anatomical diagrams and film clips of still and moving x-rays which provide a look at bone and joint motion inside the dog. Illustrations throughout the DVD emphasize the importance of sound structure and show how serious deviations may affect efficiency and endurance.
HISTORY AND MANAGEMENT OF THE MASTIFF, 2ND EDITON
by Elizabeth Baxter & Patricia Hoffman

"The History and Management of the Mastiff" brings today's Mastiff fancier rich details about the establishment, building and survival of this noble breed.
K-9 STRUCTURE & TERMINOLOGY
by Edward Gilbert, Jr. & Thelma Brown

Excellent information on anatomy, gait, terminology and judging. Learn not only what correct structure is, but why it is essential to function and health.
LINDAL WHELPING WORKBOOK
by Linda Caldwell

For the serious breeder, a workbook organized to record all aspects of breeding, whelping, and care of puppies and breeding stock. Notebook format can be personalized and expanded, is easy to use and update.
LITTER RECORD BOOK FOR BREEDERS
by Cheryl Brown

A quick reference for keeping track of puppies for health, awards, titles, height, weight, photos & whelping records. $27.95
NEW KNOWLEDGE OF DOG BEHAVIOR
by Clarence Pfaffenberger

Back in print! Is it heredity or environment that shapes the dog? The 1963 landmark work that established the science of puppy temperament testing and critical periods of socialization and development.
PEDIGREE FORMS (10 COPIES/5 GENRTN)
by

Set of 10 pedigree forms for documenting the pedigree of your puppies or kittens.
PUPPY EVALUATION FORMS
by Pat & Bob Hastings

Designed to accompany Puppy Puzzle video (DG198), this pack of 50 evaluation forms includes a sheet of instructions.
PUPPY INTENSIVE CARE - A BREEDER'S GUIDE TO CARE OF NEWBORN PUPPIES
by Myra Savant-Harris

If puppies are on the way, you want those newborns to have the best possible chance of survival and good health by being prepared. You can’t count on a vet being available, so breeders need to learn these skills. Learn how to administer simple but effective measures to help puppies in distress. Described in friendly, non-technical terms from a long-time breeder. BONUS! Comes with a 32 minute DVD to better illustrate the techniques recommended.
PUPPY PUZZLE - EVALUATING STRUCTURAL QUALITY DVD
by Pat Hastings

The Hastings approach to evaluating the structural quality of puppies. Learn from the pros how to choose the right puppy for your breeding program and the show ring, obedience, agility, field trials, or the "couch potato" lifestyle! Includes remastered original video content, plus 50 minutes of new footage!
SOS DOG - THE PUREBRED DOG HOBBY RE-EXAMINED
by Johan and Edith Gallant

The domestic dog has presumably been associated with humankind for the past 13,000 years, but the majority of breeds are no older than 130 years. In that short time period, there has been much change and development, mainly with the human's taste and interests taking precedence over the dog.

This book questions if such a general approach is appropriate and if the purebred dog initiative since its inception has indeed improved the breeds under manipulation.
SUCCESSFUL DOG BREEDING
by Chris Walkowicz & Bonnie Wilcox

Handbook of canine midwifery. Leads you through the process of selecting a mate, orchestrating a match, caring for the pregnant bitch, and weaning puppies.
THE COMPLETE BOOK OF DOG BREEDING, 2ND EDITION
by Dan Rice

SECOND EDITION - Topics covered include: the choosing, health, quality, and conditioning of brood stock; practical DNA use, and Canine Health Information Center (CHIC) surveys and data storage to scientifically improve the selection of healthy brood stock and puppies; potential breeding problems; artificial insemination; normal and Cesarean-section births, and how to assist in both; nutrition of dams and puppies and how to recognize and prevent potential problems in both; neonatal puppy care; and much more.
THE DOG BREEDER'S GUIDE TO SUCCESSFUL BREEDING AND HEALTH MANAGEMENT
by Margaret Kustritz

This practical book, written by a leading veterinary author and reproduction specialist, is an essential resource for both new and seasoned breeders.
THE DOG IN ACTION
by McDowell Lyon

Written in 1950, this was the first book to thoroughly analyze, illustrate and explain the under-the-skin workings of the dog. It is the foundation for all gait and locomotion books which have been written since.
THE JOY OF BREEDING YOUR OWN SHOW DOG
by Ann Seranne

Now back in print! The bible of quality dog breeding, this guide has long been the reference of choice for successful dog breeders.
TRICKS OF THE TRADE - FROM BEST INTENTIONS TO BEST IN SHOW, REVISED EDITION
by Pat Hastings with Erin Ann Rouse

The book you've been waiting for, in its newly revised edition! From the whelping box to the group ring, at home and on the road, everyone who is involved in the sport of dogs can learn something from this book. From the producer of the best-selling "Puppy Puzzle" video and popular seminar speaker.
WHELPING AND REARING OF PUPPIES
by Muriel Lee

A clear and concise guide to walk you through the sometimes nerve-wracking whelping process. Our best-selling whelping book, newly revised and expanded!
WHELPING HEALTHY PUPPIES DVD
by Sylvia Smart

Learn the techniques experienced breeders use to care for the mom during pregnancy and deliver healthy puppies. DVD is like being present at an actual whelping.


 
 
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