No walks? No worries!

Maintaining wellbeing in dogs on restricted exercise

… can't say enough how valuable this book is

Marc Bekoff, PhD, Prof Emeritus

Sian Ryan    and   Helen Zulch
Photographs by Peter Baumber
Meeting a dog’s physical, mental, and emotional needs during a period of limited mobility can help reduce the possibility of future behaviour problems, alleviate some of the stress of caring for a less active canine, and help aid recovery.

Encouraging owners to reflect upon, and take into account, their dog’s individual requirements in advance of surgery or other lifestyle-limiting event, the book also contains information and advice about appropriate activities that owners can introduce to their dog’s daily routine whilst walks are limited.
  • How to plan for restricted exercise, and how to cope in emergency situations
  • Guidance on how to identify your dog’s individual needs
  • Help to identify how your dog is coping in situations
  • Fun ideas for suitable activities to replace walks
  • Introducing scent games and food toys to occupy your dog
  • Detailed description of how to teach tricks and other behaviours
  • Daily routine planning to include relaxation, socialisation and mental stimulation
  • Worksheets to create your dog’s individual care plan
  • Assistance in reassessing your dog’s progress over time
  • Specially-commissioned photographs help illustrate the points made in the text


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… can't say enough how valuable this book is

Marc Bekoff, PhD, Prof Emeritus

SKU HH5505
Format Paperback • 205 x 205mm •• 96 pages • 120 colour pictures
ISBN 978-1-787115-05-7
UPC 6-36847-01505-3
Published DUE MARCH 2019



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