Books in the A Practical Guide for Owners and Breeders series explore in detail all aspects of owning and caring for individual breeds of dog. Written in an accessible style, this book focuses on providing practical information about caring for your Golden Retriever, and will be an essential resource for all dog owners and professionals. Topics covered include Breed standard; choosing a puppy or rescue dog; care at every stage of life - puppy through to elderly dog; diet and training; healthcare and breed-specific health issues; breeding and whelping and showing.
Features and reviews in Dogs Monthly, Your Dog, Modern Dog and Dog World magazines. Reviews in Dog Training Weekly, Our Dogs and Kennel Club Journal
Elana Rose is an experienced dog trainer and breeder. She owns a dog training company running training classes and consultation. Having previously worked at The Kennel Club, Elana has a vast knowledge base of showing, trials and all aspects of dog ownership. Elana has a degree in Creative Writing and has previously published journal articles. Working full time in the medical sector, this is her first book.