q...Whether dogs should be trained for work, and what considerations should apply before a dog is put to work. Safe warm-up and cool down exercises are offered, as well as ways to improve the K9s general fitness level and ability to endure the stresses of K9 work. There is also a chapter on the dog's ability to endure extremes of heat and cold, and ways to prevent illness and injury from working in those extremes.q.A Manual for Physically and Mentally Healthy Working Dogs Resi Gerritsen, Ruud Haak ... If there is a high fence (which is a vertical wooden wall of about 1.8 to 2.2 meters high), first the dog will jump at it as high as possible in order to get his forefeet over the top of the fence. ... The total load on the doga#39;s body in such an exercise is enormous and therefore it is advisable to do such an exercise only withanbsp;...
|Title||:||K9 Complete Care|
|Author||:||Resi Gerritsen, Ruud Haak|
|Publisher||:||Brush Education - 2003-01-01|