A complete revision of a ground-breaking reference. Designed to provide updated information found in the original book, as well as lots of new topics, and a new organization--this second edition is more user-friendly than ever! Readers will get the latest on:* Healthful diets for dogs of every age and activity level* How to modify your dog's diet to best meet seasonal needs* Natural ways to keep your dog healthy throughout all stages of life* How to care for a dog in poor health* The vaccine controversy--the pros, the cons and how to sort them out Homeopathic remedies* Alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, acupressure, aromatherapy, chiropractics and use of medicinal herbs
Wendy Volhard is an award-winning author and lecturer on nutrition, behavior, and training for dogs. She has also developed the most widely used system for puppy aptitude testing. Ms. Volhard is the co-author, with husband Jack, of The Canine Good Citizen. Kerry Brown, D.V.M., is a practicing veterinarian specializing in holistic medicine.