Pugs for Dummies (Paperback)

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

Covers training, Pug-proofing, and grooming

Keep your Pug happy, healthy, and well-behaved

Passionate about Pugs? Whether you''re already a Pug owner or thinking about becoming one, this is your guide to all things Pug, covering everything from what you must know before choosing a Pug and buying the right supplies to successful housetraining, proper diet, and dealing with health issues.

The Dummies Way

  • Explanations in plain English
  • "Get in, get out" information
  • Icons and other navigational aids
  • Tear-out cheat sheet
  • Top ten lists
  • A dash of humor and fun

Discover how to

  • Adopt a Pug-or buy from a breeder
  • Spot the signs of a healthy Pug
  • Prepare for your Pug''s arrival
  • Keep your Pug well-groomed and active
  • Find the right veterinarian
  • Get involved with dog shows


Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Mfg Part# 9780764540769
SKU 33981562
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0764540769
Release Date 4/10/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 7.5L x 0.75T
From the Publisher
Editors Note Currently ranked as the fifteenth most popular breed in the United States, the Pug is one of the most endearing and loyal toy breed dogs. Their roly-poly shape, big googly eyes, and wrinkles cause many people to fall in love with them at first sight. But just because they look all cute and cuddly isn't a good enough reason to run out and get one. Now, there's a book that will help you decide if owning a Pug is right for you.||Pugs For Dummies is for anyone who is seriously considering owning a Pug-or who already has one and wants to obtain another. This friendly guide tells you exactly what you need to know before choosing a Pug and what you need to do to take good care of him from the very first day he enters your life. You get expert guidance in all things Pug, including:||||Feeding||Training||Grooming||Health care||Exercise||Breeding||||This fun, informative resource provide s quick access to everything you need to know about the health and well-being of your Pug. You'll discover how to "Pug-proof" your home before his arrival, how to keep him happy and content, and how to maintain household harmony by raising a well-behaved Pug through housetraining, crate-training, and teaching basic commands.  You'll also find:||||Ways to exercise and have fun with your Pug||Reliable tips for handling behavior problems||Advice on finding the right veterinarian||Guidance in adopting or rescuing adult Pugs||Information on showing your Pug||The latest on keeping your Pug in tip-top shape for many years to come||||Featuring clear explanations, detailed illustrations, an 8-page full-color insert, and a list of resources for all that "extra stuff," Pugs For Dummies is the ideal guide to enjoying life with this fun-loving breed.
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0296
Publisher For Dummies
$11.71 + $3.75 shipping
$16.99 You save $5.28 (31%)
Earn 12 ($0.12) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Format: Paperback
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships within 24 hours
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

Sold By:  Buy.com
For Books, Music, Movies & TV place over $40 (before tax and shipping charges) of eligible products in your shopping basket. Not valid with marketplace products, other restrictions apply.