City Dog Walking Safety & Etiquette (Paperback)
Dog walking is easy-right?
Just snap on the old leash and head out the door, until. . .-Your dog pulls you off your feet-You meet an off-leash dog or stray-You're nearly hit by a speeding bicyclist-You encounter a coyote or a snake-A passing runner causes your dog to go ballisticCity Dog Walking Safety & Etiquette covers all the scenarios you and your dog can expect in urban and suburban environments. You will learn simple commands to help you understand each other, find the best equipment, become aware of local hazards, and appreciate basic manners so you and your pup are welcome wherever you go.Sunny Weber will help you enjoy the outdoors with your furry friend-safely.
About the Author
Sunny Weber has over 25 years of experience in animal welfare advocacy. She has experience in rescue, fostering, medical care, service and therapy dog evaluation and training, shelter and sanctuary work and specializes in the rehabilitation of fearful animals. Weber has rehabilitated then re-homed hundreds of dogs, cats and horses. A professional humane educator, Weber consults with animal welfare professionals as well as adopters and has developed educational programs that address all ages regarding the need for compassion and care of domestic and wild animals. She writes extensively on animal issues in news, fiction, non-fiction, investigative reporting, public relations, fundraising, and blogs. Sunny lives with dogs, cats and parakeets. Their yard is a Certified Backyard Habitat for birds, squirrels, rabbits, pollinators, and any other creature with fur or feathers who wanders in.