Author - Janish - Publisher - Interpet
This Special Rare Breed Edition dedicated to the American Staffordshire Terrier is the only book of its kind on this controversial but undeniably remarkable breed. The American Staffordshire Terrier's reputation as a versatile and athletic working dog has won the breed devoted disciples throughout the world, despite the infamy that surrounds its past as a fighting dog. Considering the breed's status in the UK, juxtaposed with the breed's great popularity in Europe and America, this book paints an unbiased portrait of the American Staffordshire Terrier and offers accurate information on rearing, caring for and training the breed.
Currently the American Staffordshire Terrier is registered with the American Kennel Club as well as the Federation Cynologique Internationale, which governs the dog fancy in most countries. Written by American fancier and author Joseph Janish, the book covers the history of the breed and the bull and terrier dogs breed characteristics and the American standard, as well as puppy care, training, health and behaviour modification. This book combines the expertise of breed specialists, veterinary surgeons, trainers and behaviourists with a team of experienced book designers, photographers and illustrators to create a resourceful and factual guide for all American Staffordshire Terrier owners. Illustrated with over 135 colour photographs, the book proves to be as attractive as it is informative. Innovations of modern science have enabled the publisher to present never-before-seen scanning electron micrograph images produced exclusively for this limited-edition series. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.