The Art of Raising a Puppy is written by the Monks of New Skete, who are experts in dog training and puppy care. The book provides comprehensive advice on every stage of raising a healthy and well-behaved puppy, from choosing the right breed to housebreaking and obedience training.
For who is this book for ?
This book is perfect for anyone who is considering getting a puppy, or has just adopted one. It provides clear and concise advice on every stage of the puppy-raising process, from choosing the right breed to housetraining and obedience training.
- Comprehensive advice on every stage of raising a puppy
- Well-written and easy to follow
- Experts in dog training and care
- The book is very dense and can be a bit overwhelming for first-time dog owners.
- It contains a lot of information that may not be relevant to all readers.
- Some of the advice is dated or based on personal preferences rather than scientific research.
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The Monks of New Skete are a group of Catholic monks who have dedicated their lives to the study and care of dogs. They operate a dog training monastery in upstate New York, where they raise puppies and teach obedience classes. The Monks are recognized as experts in canine behavior, and their book on puppy care has been translated into several languages.
“The Art of Raising a Puppy is the Monks of New Skete bible on puppy raising. They know their stuff and this book proves it! Every question you could possibly have about puppies is answered in detail with warmth, humor and intelligence.”
“This book is amazing! I have a German Shepherd puppy and this book has helped me so much with training him. He is only 6 months old and he is already starting to respond really well to the commands in this book.”
“This is a must-read for dog owners! The monks provide detailed, step-by-step instructions on how to train your puppy. They also offer helpful advice on topics such as housebreaking, nutrition and behavioral problems.”
“The Monks of New Skete provide a wealth of information on everything from selecting the right puppy to housebreaking and obedience training. This book is an indispensable guide for anyone who wants to raise a happy, well-behaved dog.”