the secrets of painless grooming
up the best techniques for brushing
and bathing your Affenpinscher.
Once you understand the basics, read
our techniques for "stripping"
his coat of dead hair
the best and worst places to get a
puppy or dog
There are potential problems of getting
a dog from an animal shelter or rescue
puppy lemon laws and warranties
Many states have laws that protect buyers
from diseased puppies purchased from
a pet store or breeder.
identify those states with laws (as
of our publication date) and discuss
what you should expect from a breeder’s
how to select the right puppy or dog
Get the secrets of how to inspect a
canine and my
one tried and true technique to test
American Kennel Club (AKC) registration
and decipher the breed standard
Find out why registration isn’t
a guarantee of a healthy, happy dog.
provide an illustration identifying
dog body parts so the breed standard
makes some sense.
the potential health problems of the
You’ll learn the most frequent
genetic problems of the breed.
You’ll get a list of health tests
and certificates that a breeder or other
seller should provide you.
your home ready for a dog
Find out how to puppy proof your home.
No, you don’t need to spend a
thousand dollars. For instance, a cardboard
box with a waterproof, washable mattress
makes a fine bed until your puppy is
how to housebreak a Affenpinscher
There is a technique that works. We’ll
address using the outdoors for a potty
as well as using a doggy litter tray
(especially nice for an older dog).
Find out why it’s a bad idea to
paper train your dog.
If you work all day, you’ll see
a schedule that works well for you and
your dog. You’ll also learn why
I don’t recommend using walks
for potty time.
your Affenpinscher to another
dog or cat
households have multiple pets. You’ll
pick up several tips on the smoothest
way to bring a new puppy or dog into
Cats and dogs can live in harmony especially
if you start everyone off on the right
a sold relationship with your Affenpinscher
There’s one technique that I consider
most important for a happy canine/human
You’ll also learn the four things
you must do to remain the leader of
your pack and prevent aggression and
the minimum training your dog needs
You’ll learn the 5 commands you
should teach your Affenpinscher –
for his safety and yours.
We don’t expect you to turn your
dog into a circus performer.
We understand you’re busy and
offer tips for 10-minute training segments.
tips on introducing your Affenpinscher
to a baby and children
out what children need to know about
playing with your dog and others
sure your dog is safe to play with children
how to keep your Affenpinscher in good
Get tips on minor first aid treatments.
the normal range of temperature and
heart rate for your dog
Discover the alternative to routine
how to select pet insurance
getting more affordable but most dog
owners still aren’t insuring their
Learn why veterinarian fees are rising
your Affenpinscher with you when you
Find out what the airlines require.
Don’t leave him behind if leave
the USA. It’s easier to take a
dog with you than it’s ever been.
how to happily combine an RV and an
tips on making your dog comfortable
in an RV
out the most common reasons dog owners
are asked to leave RV parks
ways to help your aging dog
Your Affenpinscher will slow down and
need a little extra tender care as he
ages – just as you will.
We’ll provide some tips on how
you can make his sunset years enjoyable
for you both.
estate planning for your Affenpinscher
Find out how to establish a trust fund
to care for your dog after your death
(many states now allow them).
Learn what to do if there’s no
one who could care for your dog if you’re
much more ...