Author(s): Arden Moore
This fun and informative book gives young pet owners the canine know-how they need to make having a dog a positive experience for all -- pup, kids, and parents alike 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 from animal behavior consultant Arden Moore. 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. Full of colorful photos and illustrations, the book features easy crafts for making a dog bed, a doggy pi ata, 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. 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 -- as dog owners.