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The Resource How to speak dog : a guide to decoding dog language, by Aline Alexander Newman & Gary Weitzman

How to speak dog : a guide to decoding dog language, by Aline Alexander Newman & Gary Weitzman

Label
How to speak dog : a guide to decoding dog language
Title
How to speak dog
Title remainder
a guide to decoding dog language
Statement of responsibility
by Aline Alexander Newman & Gary Weitzman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide about how to understand a dog's body language and behavior illustrates such key concepts as barking, howling, panting, bared teeth, and wagging tail
Summary
A guide about how to understand a dog's body language and behavior illustrates such key concepts as barking, howling, panting, bared teeth, and wagging tail
Award
YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10232599
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
636.7/0887
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF433
LC item number
.N49 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a guide to decoding dog language
Label
How to speak dog : a guide to decoding dog language, by Aline Alexander Newman & Gary Weitzman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 173) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet Dr. Gary, veterinarian and dog expert -- For your safety -- What is a dog? -- Dog family barkfest -- Dog talk quiz -- Body talk -- Tugging on the leash -- The full-body shake -- Paw on your knee -- Lying belly-up -- Wiggles away from you -- Freezing in place -- The play-bow -- One paw raised -- Pointing -- Bristling -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : red Rover, red Rover, send my pup over! -- Read my face -- The begging stare -- The challenge stare -- Ears erect and teeth bared -- Pricked ears -- The submissive grin -- Friendly pinned-back ears -- Yawning -- Licking your face -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : time to put that butt on the ground! -- The nose knows -- Butt-sniffing -- Gossip hounds -- Sniffing between your legs -- Rolling in the stink -- Professional sniffers -- Piddling on your feet -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips: sniff, sniff ... I've got the scent! -- Telling tails -- The showy tail -- The stiff, high tail -- The crooked tail -- The scared wag -- The tucked tail -- The straight tail -- The happy wag -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : Simon says stay right there! -- Hound sounds -- Rapid barking -- Stutter bark -- Slow barking -- Howling -- Baying -- Growling -- Whining -- Whimpering -- Panting -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : sounding off -- Trouble talk -- Ear scratching -- Tail chasing -- Jumping up on people -- Chewing the woodwork -- Peeing in the house -- Eating grass -- Butt-scooting -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : yikes! that's one loud bark! -- Doggie demeanors -- Calm and relaxed -- Confident -- Friendly -- Anxious -- Alert -- Scared -- Playful and happy -- Threatened -- Aggressive -- Shamed and submissive -- Curious and excited -- What is this dog sayign? -- Training tips : understanding pet-iquette -- Meet and greet -- People [heart] dogs : an ages-old love affair -- Big & little dogs (even dogs that have no hair!) -- Puppy keepsakes you can make -- Paws, look, & listen quiz
Control code
5646482
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781426313738
Lccn
2012277970
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn825046862
  • (OCoLC)825046862
Label
How to speak dog : a guide to decoding dog language, by Aline Alexander Newman & Gary Weitzman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 173) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet Dr. Gary, veterinarian and dog expert -- For your safety -- What is a dog? -- Dog family barkfest -- Dog talk quiz -- Body talk -- Tugging on the leash -- The full-body shake -- Paw on your knee -- Lying belly-up -- Wiggles away from you -- Freezing in place -- The play-bow -- One paw raised -- Pointing -- Bristling -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : red Rover, red Rover, send my pup over! -- Read my face -- The begging stare -- The challenge stare -- Ears erect and teeth bared -- Pricked ears -- The submissive grin -- Friendly pinned-back ears -- Yawning -- Licking your face -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : time to put that butt on the ground! -- The nose knows -- Butt-sniffing -- Gossip hounds -- Sniffing between your legs -- Rolling in the stink -- Professional sniffers -- Piddling on your feet -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips: sniff, sniff ... I've got the scent! -- Telling tails -- The showy tail -- The stiff, high tail -- The crooked tail -- The scared wag -- The tucked tail -- The straight tail -- The happy wag -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : Simon says stay right there! -- Hound sounds -- Rapid barking -- Stutter bark -- Slow barking -- Howling -- Baying -- Growling -- Whining -- Whimpering -- Panting -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : sounding off -- Trouble talk -- Ear scratching -- Tail chasing -- Jumping up on people -- Chewing the woodwork -- Peeing in the house -- Eating grass -- Butt-scooting -- What is this dog saying? -- Training tips : yikes! that's one loud bark! -- Doggie demeanors -- Calm and relaxed -- Confident -- Friendly -- Anxious -- Alert -- Scared -- Playful and happy -- Threatened -- Aggressive -- Shamed and submissive -- Curious and excited -- What is this dog sayign? -- Training tips : understanding pet-iquette -- Meet and greet -- People [heart] dogs : an ages-old love affair -- Big & little dogs (even dogs that have no hair!) -- Puppy keepsakes you can make -- Paws, look, & listen quiz
Control code
5646482
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781426313738
Lccn
2012277970
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn825046862
  • (OCoLC)825046862

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