Responsible dog ownership originates with basic training and information

Cronan, Carol
January 1997
Dog World;Jan1997, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p56
Focuses on the components of responsible dog ownership. Role of dog obedience instructors in educating and informing owners on proper care for their pets; Methods used to train dogs.


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