Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.

Qty:1
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
Only 20 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
The Dachshund Handbook (B... has been added to your Cart
Condition: Used: Like New
Comment: Used - Like New; Stored, Sold & Shipped by Amazon. Exactly as shown in Photo! From a Trusted Seller. **NO Hassle Returns**
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

The Dachshund Handbook (Barron's Pet Handbooks) Paperback – November 17, 2005

4.6 out of 5 stars 22 customer reviews

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from Used from
Paperback
"Please retry"
$12.99
$3.19 $0.01

Best Books of the Month
See the Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.
$12.99 FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Only 20 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Frequently Bought Together

  • The Dachshund Handbook (Barron's Pet Handbooks)
  • +
  • Dachshunds For Dummies
  • +
  • Dachshunds (Barron's Dog Bibles)
Total price: $43.28
Buy the selected items together


Editorial Reviews

About the Author

D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D., is an enthusiastic dog breeder and exhibitor. She is the author of 17 dog books and many dog-related magazine articles.
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE


Product Details

  • Series: Barron's Pet Handbooks
  • Paperback: 168 pages
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series (May 1, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0764126733
  • ISBN-13: 978-0764126734
  • Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 0.4 x 7.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #145,418 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D. has written 34 books and hundreds of magazine and scientific articles about dogs. She writes the monthly Breeder's Notebook column for Dog World magazine and the bi-monthly Nutrition column for the AKC Gazette. Her dog writing awards include the Dog Writer's Association of America Maxwell Award (eight times), the AKC Canine Health Foundation Award (twice), the Eukanuba Canine Health Award (twice), and the DWAA Denlinger Award. Her best-known book is Barron's Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds. She has also written two children's books about dogs.

Caroline holds a Ph.D. in Psychology from Florida State University, with research interests in canine behavior, senses, genetics and neuropsychology. She has taught college classes in psychology, behavioral genetics, animal senses, and animal learning, among others. She has served as a canine consultant to the FAA and has served on the AKC Canine Health Foundation President's Council. She has appeared on television and radio shows, including NPR's Talk of the Nation and Australia's Breakfast Radio. She has been quoted in Newsweek magazine and USA Today.

On a practical level, Caroline has lived with dogs all of her life, and has competed in dog events since 1975. She is the only person to have owned Best in Show, Best in Field, High in Trial (obedience), and High in Trial (agility) salukis, and they were all owner-handled. Her dogs have included nationally ranked #1 show and #1 obedience salukis, and top-10 lure-coursing, agility, rally and racing salukis.

www.carolinecoile.com

Customer Reviews

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Paperback
As a recent owner of Dachshunds (a male and two females)with the intent to breed each female at least once, this was one of the most informant books I have read. There are lots of good books available, but I found this to have most of the information under one cover.
Comment 22 of 27 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
I was new to the dachshund breed when I came a cross one that needed to be rescued. Although I had dogs all my life, I always had big dogs. I felt I needed information about the breed to help me know the breed. This book help me with the information I needed.
Comment 4 of 4 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Really detailed, great photos and insightful! I recommend for all Dachshund lovers or dog lovers in general, the pictures alone are fun to have for the book.
Comment 3 of 3 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
I have looked through many different dog books over the years and highly recommend Barron's as the most comprehensive, informative, easy to read and reference. In order to understand our canine companions, we must know how their instincts developed over centuries of evolution; learning how to accept and/or curb those instincts goes a long way towards insuring a successful relationship between pet and owner. Plus, the Barron's books are written in such a way that even the non-reader is drawn back to complete the book cover-to-cover.
Comment 2 of 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
very informative and lots of information, suggested by our breeder. I would suggest this for the first time Doxie owner
Comment 2 of 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
By karen on October 6, 2013
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Of course loving a Dachshund for a pet, I love
all the caretaking tips as well as the pictures in the book
Comment 2 of 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
This book was a great book with lots of valuable and easy to ready information. It was a great puchase.
Comment 1 of 1 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
I purchase 2 books that day regarding Dachshund, and was looking for information on the side of research and charctristics of a dachshund and was very pleased with the Dachshund handbook and it was very informative and I would highly recommend this too anyone that is going to be raising a Dachshund for their pet.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
The Dachshund Handbook (Barron's Pet Handbooks)
This item: The Dachshund Handbook (Barron's Pet Handbooks)
Price: $12.99
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com

Want to discover more products? Check out these pages to see more: heartworm prevention for dogs, advocate for dogs, puppy incubator