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Choosing the perfect dog can be confusing, especially for first-time owners.

It's easy to fall in love with a breed and rush into buying a gorgeous border collie or an intimidating Doberman pinscher, but this is a mistake! Buying a dog should be a long, careful process - a new dog is, after all, a new family member and every dog deserves more than a loving home - they deserve the right loving home!

There are a number of things that potential dog owners need to consider before making the leap. Does the dog breed you've fallen in love with fit in with your lifestyle? If you work eight hours a day, can the dog be left on its own in your home, or will it become stressed and destructive? If you have other pets, will the dog get along with them? Is the dog child-friendly, or will it quickly lose patience?

It works both ways; a new dog must fit in with their owner's lifestyle, but new owners also need to have the skills and patience necessary to provide adequate care for their new canine companion. Prospective dog owners should ask themselves, "Do I have the time to give this breed all the exercise it needs? Do I have the energy to keep up with them? Am I willing to buy it a doggie jacket when the weather gets chilly? Do I want a mellow lap dog or an excitable adventuring buddy?"

This book will analyze 50 unique dog breeds in terms of their protection ability, trainability, playfulness, exercise needs, and adaptability. If you're a prospective dog owner or even just an enthusiast, you need this book!

©2017 Michael Ezeanaka (P)2017 Michael Ezeanaka

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Really amazing book with 50 dogs breed...

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Sure... And there is also a lot of other information which you need to know if you already have a dog that you can understand the nature of special breed. Love it!

Which character – as performed by JP Worlton – was your favorite?

it's preety good.

What’s an idea from the book that you will remember?

It provides an overview of each breed, training needs, illnesses they are prone to, care, and life expectancy.

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Really amazing book with 50 dogs breed.<br/> I really enjoyed looking through this book

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Love Dogs...

A newborn dog is a family member so, we always should be careful while breeding. The breeding is the most important part for our pets. This book is really helpful for the dog owners, especially, for those who are still new to this world...This book analyzes 50 unique dog breeds in terms of their relative protection ability, trainability, playfulness, exercise needs, and adaptability. This book is equally helpful for the prospective dog owner or enthusiast. I highly recommend this book.

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5 out of 5 great grab!!

What made the experience of listening to Dog Breeds the most enjoyable?

Its also true that shiba inus are not the most energetic of breeds, they need exercise on daily basis to stave off boredom and aggression.

What did you like best about this story?

I liked it so much that I immediately ordered one for my daughter and grandson. Pictures are good descriptions are accurate as I have owned many different breeds.

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rating on how that dog performs under certain headings such as its protection ability, ease of training and so on.

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Excellent book for Dog Breeds

If you could sum up Dog Breeds in three words, what would they be?

It's book is about Dog breeds.This book is number of things that potential dog owners need to consider before making the leap. Does the dog breed I have fallen in love with fit in with my lifestyle. If you work eight hours a day.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

This books is different from other ones.. the book contains that much information. it ranks in a good position...

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This is a must have book for people who wanted to learn how to breed dogs, Helena did a magnificent job on creating a very well detailed/research guidebook like this and I commend her for that. It is indeed a very informative book and I highly recommend it.

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Discover and learn the book

Would you consider the audio edition of Dog Breeds to be better than the print version?

Good!!YES i listen more than 2 times . All the scene are very interesting and most enjoyable.

What did you like best about this story?

There are a lot of things to consider and it should be done in a very careful process. Choosing a dog is like having a new baby, so you must be very meticulous in it!

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Having a dog is not just having a pet. It takes a whole new effort to keep one. You must take your love into a different level because owning a dog does not end there. You must take good care of it and treat it as a new member of the family. If you are confused as to what kind or breed you like, well this book is for you. It will introduce to you a concise analysis of 50 dog breeds. It's a good read actually. It helps a lot in many ways.

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Discover the family of each dogs

If you could sum up Dog Breeds in three words, what would they be?

honestly love this book...

What about JP Worlton’s performance did you like?

Performance wise very good!!!!

What did you learn from Dog Breeds that you would use in your daily life?

the part where it helps you distinguish which part of the family does a particular dog belongs. Is it on companion dogs, working dogs and a lot more. This helps me identify as to which family does my dog belongs.

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HIGHLY RECOMMENDED book to ALL who are having DOGS..

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Excellent book. I liked it so much

Would you consider the audio edition of Dog Breeds to be better than the print version?

YES... the book is most enjoyable to listen.

What was one of the most memorable moments of Dog Breeds?

I have been looking for a updated dog breed book and this seems as close as I can get. Excellent book. I liked it so much that I immediately ordered one for my daughter and grandson. Pictures are good descriptions are accurate as I have owned many different breeds.

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This is a good educational dog breeds book.

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I am happy to get this book

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Of course i will because it contains many information so i recommend it to my all friends.

Have you listened to any of JP Worlton’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

comparing all this is very good....

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

some places i laughed by hearing the behaviors..

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This is a must add to any dog lovers collection. Very pleased I went ahead and picked this one up. Highly recommend!

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Valuable book

If you could sum up Dog Breeds in three words, what would they be?

This Book is so right...<br/>i have pet dogs from my childhood my friends bought now only they don't know about that they will always ask me about it so i just want them to make use of the excellent book

What other book might you compare Dog Breeds to and why?

NO

If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

not applicable.

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Overall, I would appreciate if Helena will continue to write books :) It helps a lot. Glad to have this and will share to a friend who is very in love with dogs.

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So glad I purchased this Book.

Where does Dog Breeds rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

YES... the book is most enjoyable to listen.

What did you like best about this story?

I have been looking for a updated dog breed book and this seems as close as I can get. Excellent book.

What’s an idea from the book that you will remember?

I liked it so much that I immediately ordered one for my daughter and grandson. Pictures are good descriptions are accurate as I have owned many different breeds.

Any additional comments?

This is a good educational dog breeds book.

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  • Olivia
  • 03-08-17

Helena did a magnificent job

This is a must have book for people who wanted to learn how to breed dogs, Helena did a magnificent job on creating a very well detailed/research guidebook like this and I commend her for that. This book is very detailed and very concise about the information given. I will surely share this book to my friends and family.

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  • ZIYA
  • 03-08-17

I highly recommend it.

I'm more a cat person than a dog person, but this book has helped me appreciate the dogs. I have found a lot of dog breeds that catches my attention and interest. A lovely listen, indeed. Well written and very informative. Glad to have this.

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  • william
  • 03-04-17

Wonderful book

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Of course i will because it contains many information so i recommend it to my all friends.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Yes I was able to listen this in one sitting and I feel like I have some good ideas

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Great resource to have on hand. Loved the analysis of all the different dog breeds. This is a must add to any dog lovers collection. Very pleased I went ahead and picked this one up. Highly recommend!

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  • talithabenjamin
  • 03-04-17

Perfect to listen

What did you like most about Dog Breeds?

I love the way this book is organized with it divided into types of dogs. It has information about behavior, training, and introducing a new dog into the household.

Have you listened to any of JP Worlton’s other performances? How does this one compare?

comparing all this is very good....

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Perfect to listen. This book is best specially to my partner who is planning to buy a new dog. Very informative and is best guide. It has been an excellent resource and many of my coworkers have asked to about this! And it, of course, is a good book for figuring out what kind of dog you want. So a great multipurpose book!

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  • ROSY
  • 03-10-17

Very Nice Book.

Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

i LAUGHED by hearing some points of Dogs breeds

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If you have a pet dog or if you have a plan to buy or adopt one, then I am pretty sure this book will give you good assist. I am really thankful to my elder cousin who highly suggested this book and after listening it I was so pleased. By the help of this book, I have learned each dog breed’s strengths and weaknesses and how they respond. Throughout it I have understood about the differences between companion dogs, working dogs and herding dogs. I am really so impressed by reading this book and definitely I will recommend it to all interested readers and listeners.

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  • NabilaBarry
  • 03-10-17

Thanks for helping me choose the right breed.

It really nice going through a book like this. I was able to learn so much about dog's and also the various breed of dog that can be found. This book was able to help me figuring the kind of dog I need and especially depending on the use of the dog. I am glad I actually got this book it worth having.For those dog lovers, after reading this book you will definitely learn what kind of dog you should breed. This is highly recommended.

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  • Elizabeth
  • 03-10-17

"Reference guide"

Would you consider the audio edition of Dog Breeds to be better than the print version?

Both print and audio is good.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

Easy to listen the description given for each and every dog makes this book a must have for every dog lover and every one who is considering getting a dog.

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Excellent source! I am bowled over! The wealth of information covered in this guide is awesome. Anything one wants to know about Dogs and dog breeds is covered here. A great amount of love for dogs and research went into this book, that is obvious. The listeners is not only introduced to all the breeds, but also learns about characteristics, behavior, possible health issues and the best environment for any particular dog. Worth recommending to all!

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  • Mthujan
  • 03-08-17

Very helpful and awesome!

I found this book very helpful and awesome! I really liked dogs and this book taught me everything I need to know about Dog Breeds. I enjoyed flipping and listening through and I had a good time discovering about dog breeds through this book. It was good to be informed and it helped us on how to choose what breed we should buy for our second dog. This is a good educational dog breeds book.

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  • Aaliyah
  • 03-08-17

Helpful guide

Would you listen to Dog Breeds again? Why?

It's book is about Dog breeds.This book is number of things that potential dog owners need to consider before making the leap. the explanations was good.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

I listened in by 2 sittings

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Does the dog breed I have fallen in love with fit in with my lifestyle.It is indeed a very informative book and I highly recommend it.

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  • ashley bell
  • 03-07-17

I found this book very helpful and awesome

I really liked dogs and this book taught me everything I need to know about Dog Breeds. This book is very detailed and very concise about the information given. I will surely share this book to my friends and family. Helena did a magnificent job on creating a very well detailed/research guidebook like this and I commend her for that. It is indeed a very informative book and I highly recommend it.