CANINE LINK OF THE
The Link of the Week aims to help you improve your dog's skills, behavior and activities,
with occasional special features on other topics of interest for working dog owners. No
matter your breed, sports or training interest, the link should be worthwhile.
Can You List All of Them?
DOGS SHOW MORE THAN 30 SIGNS OF STRESS
One of the best ways to prevent serious problems with dog behavior is to learn your
dog's cues, especially those showing the dog is feeling stress. A stressed dog can
react to that stress with serious consequences. The article also lists sources of
stress -- and good ways to reduce stress for dogs.
Remarkable Arctic explorer, musher and author
PAM FLOWERS TALKS ABOUT HER SLED DOGS & EXPEDITIONS
If you couldn't earlier, now's a good time to read
WorkingDogWeb's interview with Pam Flowers. Discover how Pam got hooked on
mushing sled dogs, how she and her team succeeded in a 2,500-mile journey along the Arctic
edge of the continent, and what her dogs mean to her. Today, Pam has finished two
books -- Alone
Across The Arctic and Big-Enough
Anna -- about her adventures and her dogs, and she travels to schools to
speak to children about her journeys and about reaching for dreams.
for the interview.
* * WONDERFUL DOG BOOKS FOR EVERYONE! * *
My Life in Dog Years
By Gary Paulsen
One of the most popular writers about sled dogs, mushing, the
Iditarod and life is Gary Paulsen, the author of the best-selling book Winterdance.
Now he has written a new book called My Life in
Dog Years for young people and those young at heart, detailing his
experiences with eight influential dogs in his own life. These include Cookie, a dog
that saved his life. The book is getting five-star reviews from readers.
Little Sled Dog that Braved the Arctic
By Pam Flowers & Ann Dixon
Several summers ago, I had a chance to meet Pam Flowers and her
huskies during a trip to Alaska. Since then, WorkingDogWeb has featured her book on her
trip across the Arctic [Alone Across the Arctic] and now are delighted to
feature Big-Enough Anna, her children's story about Anna, the gutsy husky
puppy. Perfect for any child who likes animals and adventure, and for parents who love
reading to their youngsters.
Working Dogs: True Stories
of Dogs and Their Handlers
By Kristin Mehus-Roe
Finally, we are pleased to feature a wonderful book that explores the whole
range of dog work, from assistance dogs to ranch dogs to therapy dogs to sled dogs to
police, military and SAR dogs. Working Dogs: True Stories Working Dogs:
True Stories can be enjoyed any dog lover who admires capable dogs, as
well as by those seeking specific information about each canine career.
To examine and order these
books, just click through the links on the WorkingDogWeb home page or the links at left if
you are reading this on the Web.
SEE ALL BEST-SELLERS:
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book orders over $25 --
BEST-SELLING BOOKS A GREAT OPTION!
Now is a perfect time to order a top dog book
to give you new ideas on training your dog,
helping your dog reach peak performance
in competition or learning more about what
makes dogs tick! Free shipping
is still available
on orders over $25, so browse bestsellers now.
Fun Free Stuff for You &
FREE DOG TREATS & FUN FEATURES
Best Dog Free Stuff offers Web greeting cards, free
samples of a new kind of natural jerky dog treats, a
puppy starter kit from Pedigree and more. Remember,
no matter your breed, except the very rare ones, you'll
find free e-greeting cards to suit your needs on our big
Best Dog Free Stuff page. One site in our collection offers
more than 500 photos with a search engine to find your breed.
For all Best Dog Free Stuff:
Try FREE eGreetings:
Remember to send a note to a friend today one with appealing dog graphics.
DogShops Expanded & DogProducts Page Added
CONVENIENT ONLINE SHOPPING
FOR YOUR DOG'S SUPPLIES, TOYS
We've expanded the selection of online dog shops
featured at our handy DogShops page so you can
find what you need - when you need it. Dog food,
treats, health care products, supplies, training
equipment -- or your breed on cups, shirts and
much more. CONVENIENT!
Looking for a Dog Doorbell
so your dog can signal that it's
time to come in or go out? We've displayed a great selection
of dog products including a special dog doorbell that you can
order conveniently online from Amazon.com through links at
WorkingDogWeb - supporting our many free services. Thanks!
New honorees for 2004!
COOL CANINE SITE WINNERS:
in the Eye-catching and Cool category of Cool Canine Site Award winners is the site for
Dee's Basenjis, with a handsome home page, many appealing photos, helpful info for Basenji
owners including health, and more. [Note: There are now four pages for Cool Canine
Sites, our newest winners and our long-time winners. Explore all four!]
see the winner, visit here:
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and more. Quick & easy!
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