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The puppy diaries : raising a dog named Scout / Jill Abramson.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greentown PL - Greentown 636.7 ABRAM LARGE PRINT (Text) 75342000072066 Adult Non-Fiction Large Print Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library LP 636.75 ABR (Text) 70743000124672 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP 636.700922 ABR (Text) 78731000032221 Adult Main Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781410441560 (large print, hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1410441563 (large print, hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 259 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print ed.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, [2011]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-252).
Summary, etc.: One summer day, she brought home a nine-week-old golden retriever named Scout. Over the following year, as she and her husband raised their new puppy, she wrote a column for The New York Times's website about the joys and challenges of training this rambunctious addition to their family. Dog lovers from across the country inundated her with e-mails and letters, and the photos they sent in of their own dogs became the most visited photo album on the Times's site in 2009. Now she has gone far beyond the material in her column and written a detailed and deeply personal account of Scout's first year. Part memoir, part manual, part investigative report, it continues the author's reporting on all things canine. Along the way, she weighs in on such issues as breeders or shelters, adoption or rescue, raw diet or vegan, pack-leader gurus like Cesar Millan or positive-reinforcement advocates like Karen Pryor. What should you expect when a new puppy enters your life? With stories and a wealth of practical information, this book provides a road map for navigating the first year of your dog's life. -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Golden retriever > Anecdotes.
Human-animal relationships > Anecdotes.
Dog owners > Anecdotes.
Abramson, Jill, 1954-
Large type books.

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