An all-encompassing, user-friendly guide for anyone who owns a dog (or is considering getting one). The book will cover everything from tips for doggie dental hygiene, diet, health, and etiquette to planning the perfect party for your pooch. Each chapter will be straightforward and chock-full of information and will include Q&A's, anecdotes, sidebars, lists, factoids, myths, and much more. Broken down into sections that cover deciding if you're ready to get a dog; preparing your home for your new pet; raising and caring for your dog (training, feeding, excercising, grooming); bonding with your dog; and even introducing a new dog to your home, Oh My Dogwill answer every question, offer invaluable suggestions and tips, and provide much-needed reassurance for new and old dog owners alike.
Beth Ostrosky Stern is a spokesperson for the North Shore Animal League of America, the world's largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization. She is also involved with The Wildlife Rescue in The Hamptons and English Bulldog Rescue on Long Island. Ostrosky Stern has graced the pages of many magazines and was named one of FHM's Top 100 Sexiest Women of the Year in 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2007. She also appears regularly on network morning and daytime talk shows and has been a guest co-host on The View. Beth is also known for her work as a television personality for Spike TV and G4 and as a special correspondent for EXTRA. Kristina Grish is the author of three books, including Simon Spotlight Entertainment's Boy Vey! The Shiksa's Guide to Dating Jewish Men. She's currently a contributing editor to Marie Claire and has written for Cosmopolitan, Men's Health, Teen Vogue, Outside, and Vibe, among others. She lives in New York City. Visit Kristina at www.kristinagrish.com.