Dog World - July 2009 - Vol. 94 No. 7
10 THERE HE GOES AGAIN
North America's one-and-only "Charmin"
crosses the pond to take BIS in Birmingham
at Crufts 2009.
by Dawne Deeley
24 MEET THE BREED:
Sleek and athletic, the German Shorthaired
Pointer makes an eager and handsome gundog.
by Stephanie Horan
30 PEST BUSTERS
10 tips for controlling fleas, ticks and heartworms.
by Audrey Pavia
Learn how to snip, clip, cord or strip
your way to a gorgeous dog.
by Bobbye Land
38 LYME DISEASE REPORT
How much do you know about this
by Debbie Swanson
42 RARE BREED SPOTLIGHT:
Intelligent and versatile, these playful
portables can't help but make people smile.
by Alice Bixler
3 FROM THE EDITOR
Luckiest Pup in the Country
by Jackie Franza
14 SPORTS & FITNESS
Get Wet! Dock jumping gives water-loving
dogs a chance to reach new heights.
by Maryanne Dell
16 IN THE RING
The Constant Champion:When it comes
to caring for your show dog, there's no
by Anne H. Bowes
18 NATURAL HEALTH
The Best Defense: Preventive action will
keep your dog flea-free year-round.
by Shawn Messonnier, DVM
20 COOK'S CORNER
Alternative Meats: Some organ meats
provide an excellent source of nutrition for
by Randy Kidd, DVM, Ph.D.
22 BREEDER'S NOTEBOOK
Frozen in Time: New techniques using
frozen semen allow long-deceased dogs to
sire litters and produce new champions.
by D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.
6 CANINE NEWS
Tail-chasing linked to high
cholesterol; AKC welcomes new
breeds; and more.
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson
44 PAWS IN REVIEW
Books for the dog enthusiast
by Amy Fernandez
46 MEET & COMPETE
Canine event listings
by Barbara Chuck
49 THE DOG SHOP
Canine products and services
Locate a breeder
84 CLASSIFIED ADS
87 AT YOUR SERVICE
A guide to our advertisers
88 MY STORY
Destiny Dog: A bold Beagle puppy
knew his owner had come to
take him home.
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