Get real world tips on how to what to look for and what to avoid when buying from breeders, pet stores, friends, shelters and rescue groups or over the Internet.
Break the code to understand pedigrees, registrations, health certifications and puppy lemon laws.
Find out how to inspect a puppy and go home with your new best friend.
Real-life lessons and dirty secrets from the pet industry.
Understand what makes a good versus bad groomer, veterinarian, pet sitter, pet insurance, rescue, breeder, doggy day care, dog trainer and more.
Understand how your puppy will grow and develop in his first year of life. Learn what you can do to help him become a healthy, happy dog.
Also included is a appendix deciphering the most common puppy body language.
Don't let your best friend end up on death row at the county shelter.
Learn about wills, trusts, rescue groups, private shelters, veterinary schools and sanctuaries that will provide for lifetime care for Fido.
Take a few simple and inexpensive steps now to ensure your dog is well cared for even when you're not around.