Author: Charlie Ellis

Publisher: Summersdale

ISBN: 9781849539876

Category: Dachshunds

Page: 96

View: 2854

Anything a dog can do, a dachshund can do better . . . With a waddle in their step and eyes that will melt your heart, these mischievous little pups have got us head over heels in love. Whether you've got one, want one or just think they're super cute, this little book dedicated to the sausage-shaped dog will prove that it's not just any old dog who's a man's best friend--it's a dachshund.
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Author: Matt Whyman

Publisher: Hodder

ISBN: 1444734288

Category: Pets

Page: 336

View: 6095

Keeping pets is a lovely idea. When building a family, they complement the kids. But what happens when things get out of hand? For writer and house husband, Matt Whyman, it's a case of catastrophe management in coping with four children and all the ill-advised animals amassed by his career wife, Emma. Just as Matt gets to grips with managing her two maxed out minipigs, she falls for a miniature Dachshund - the kind of dog he wouldn't be seen dead with. Hercules isn't big or clever, but Emma is determined. She'll do everything, she promises... From the author of Pig in the Middle
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Adventures of the Wiener Dog Extraordinaire

Author: Ryan Beauchesne

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 1250074398

Category: Humor

Page: 240

View: 2735

What? You've never heard of Crusoe, the Celebrity Dachshund?! You must be living under a rock!... Or at least that's what Crusoe thinks. Crusoe may be a small dog, but he's a big deal. He's the self-proclaimed "wiener dog who thinks he's more of a celebrity than he really is" (Until now!) and the star of his own wildly popular blog of the same name, winner of the 2013 and 2014 Best Pet Blog Award as well as the Most Humorous Blog and Best Blog of the Year at the 2015 Bloggies. Crusoe is talented, ridiculously photogenic, and proud of his larger-than-life personality, stunning fashion sense, and insatiable penchant for whimsy, as his many thousands of loyal followers can attest. Perhaps you know him better by his infamous alter ego, BATDOG? We thought so. Crusoe is so excited to share his wit and wisdom with all of his adoring fans. He is certain that his first book, featuring hundreds of photos, funny stories, delicious recipes, and helpful tips will make the perfect gift for dog-lovers of all ages.
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Author: Steven Rowley

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1501126245

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

View: 1399

A national bestseller combining the emotional depth of The Art of Racing in the Rain with the magical spirit of The Life of Pi, “Lily and the Octopus is the dog book you must read this summer” (The Washington Post). Ted—a gay, single, struggling writer is stuck: unable to open himself up to intimacy except through the steadfast companionship of Lily, his elderly dachshund. When Lily’s health is compromised, Ted vows to save her by any means necessary. By turns hilarious and poignant, an adventure with spins into magic realism and beautifully evoked truths of loss and longing, Lily and the Octopus reminds us how it feels to love fiercely, how difficult it can be to let go, and how the fight for those we love is the greatest fight of all. Introducing a dazzling and completely original new voice in fiction and an unforgettable hound that will break your heart—and put it back together again. Remember the last book you told someone they had to read? Lily and the Octopus is the next one. “Startlingly imaginative...this love story is sure to assert its place in the canine lit pack...Be prepared for outright laughs and searing or silly moments of canine and human recognition. And grab a tissue: “THERE! WILL! BE! EYE! RAIN!” (New York Newsday).
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The Complete Guide to Caring for and Keeping Dachshunds As Pets (Sausage Dog)

Author: Canine Care

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781537554426

Category:

Page: 78

View: 3231

Dachshund Care: The Complete Guide to Caring for and Keeping Dachshunds as Pets The Dachshund (colloquially known as 'The Sausage Dog') is a breed of short-legged and long-bodied hound dog. The standard size Dachshund was bred to flush out badgers, and other burrow dwelling animals. In fact the word 'Dachs,' in German, means 'Badger.' The miniature Dachshund was bred to hunt smaller animals such as rabbits and prairie dogs. Standard sized Dachshunds weigh between 16 and 32 pounds (7 to 14kg) when fully grown. Miniature Dachshunds weigh 11 pounds (5kg) and under. If a Dachshund weighs between 11 and 16 pounds (5 to 7kg), it is referred to as a Tweenie. The breed has three different types of coat: shorthaired, wirehaired and longhaired. Due to their small size, interesting appearance and lively disposition, the Dachshund has become one of the most popular household dog breeds. Thank you for purchasing our pet care manual on caring for a Dachshund. We hope you have found the information both interesting and informative. We hope that this book has allowed you to make an informed choice on whether owning a Dachshund suits you and if so we hope that the information will help you to provide the best quality care for your Dachshund. We will be publishing multiple other dog care manuals on our author page on Kindle. If you have an interest in learning more about specific dog breeds then we highly suggest you check out our other work. Here at Canine Care we are passionate about providing the best quality information to our customers. We would highly appreciate any feedback, or reviews, you could leave us on our Kindle page to allow us to help create the best possible pet care products available on the market. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Here at Canine Care we are passionate about dog care. As a brand we have a strong idea of what makes up a good pet care book. We consult with multiple experts in each multiple different fields to allow us to create a book filled with cumulative opinions and best practices. The experts we consult range from veterinarians to every day pet keepers who have had years of experience caring for the specific breed each book is on. Our aim, and mission, is to produce the best possible dog care books that are a great value for money. Tags: Dachshund, Dachshund care, Dachshund puppy, Dachshund dog care, Dachshund pet, Dachshund pet care, Dachshund guide, Dachshund care guide, Dachshund manual, Dachshund care manual, Dachshund training, Dachshund breed, Dachshund breeding, Dachshund obedience, Dachshund puppy, Dachshund puppy care, Dachshund puppy guide, Dachshund puppy care guide, Dachshund puppies, Dachshund dog, Dachshund dog training, Dachshund dog care, Dachshund dog pet, Dachshund food, Dachshund purchase, Dachshund online, Dachshund leash, Dachshund toy, Dachshund toys, Dachshund bowl, Dachshund bed, Dachshund dog bed, Dachshund kennel, Dachshund treat, Dachshund family, Dachshund male, Dachshund female, Dachshund adult, Dachshund young, Dachshund baby, Sausage Dog care, Sausage Dog puppy, Sausage Dog dog care, Sausage Dog pet, Sausage Dog pet care, Sausage Dog guide, Sausage Dog care guide, Sausage Dog manual, Sausage Dog care manual, Sausage Dog training, Sausage Dog breed, Sausage Dog breeding, Sausage Dog obedience, Sausage Dog puppy, Sausage Dog puppy care, Sausage Dog puppy guide, Sausage Dog puppy care guide, Sausage Dog puppies, Sausage Dog dog, Sausage Dog dog training, Sausage Dog dog care, Sausage Dog dog pet, Sausage Dog food, Sausage Dog purchase, Sausage Dog online, Sausage Dog leash, Sausage Dog toy, Sausage Dog toys, Sausage Dog bowl, Sausage Dog bed, Sausage Dog dog bed, Sausage Dog kennel, Sausage Dog treat, Sausage Dog family, Sausage Dog male, Sausage Dog female, Sausage Dog adult, Sausage Dog young, Sausage Dog baby, Dachshund
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Author: Jeff Crosby

Publisher: Hyperion

ISBN: 9781423139836

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 8459

Weiner dog’s easy life has lost its luster. And neither squeak toy, nor biscuit, nor TV can cure his ennui. So when the call of the wild comes, he answers! Weiner Dog becomes...Weiner Wolf. A sweet, funny picture book in the spirit of Good Dog, Carl! and Martha Speaks!, Weiner Wolf is sure to appeal to the adventurous side of pets and their owners.
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Pawtraits of Sausage Style

Author: Rachel Burke

Publisher: Hardie Grant

ISBN: 9781743793169

Category: Photography

Page: 112

View: 5814

Daphne and Daisy are sausage dog sisters who love to dress up. When they can find time between their busy schedule of napping and barking at things that aren't there, Daphne and Daisy pursue their two passions – crafting and dressing up. They are inspired by the pages of their favorite magazines, especially Dogue and Barkers Bazaar, to create signature looks that allow them to stand out from the pack. Daphne and Daisy: Pawtraits of Sausage Style is a collection of their favorite style themes, from Flowers, Pom Poms, Shiny Things, Sunglasses and Hats, as well as their opinion on all things fashion: that more is more. Filled with funny photographs and furry flair, this book will delight dog and fashion enthusiasts everywhere!
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Author: H. A. Rey,Margret Rey

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547342566

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 5239

The longest dachshund in the world, Pretzel is admired by all and the winner of a blue ribbon at the dog show. Only Greta, the little dachshund across the street, doesn't care for long dogs. At least not until she gets into a jam out of which only a long dog can help her. This classic story of puppy love will win the hearts of both old and new Pretzel fans.
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Author: Feel Happy Colouring

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781910677148

Category: Pets

Page: 62

View: 706

Who doesn't like Beagles? Who doesn't like travel? Our innovative and completely original artwork contains 26 hand-drawn, single-sided detailed illustrations covering popular destinations such as New York, London and Paris. The last page confirms the locations our lucky Beagles visited. A stress-relieving, calming and fun colouring book.
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The Dog who Ate a Picasso

Author: David Douglas Duncan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500512951

Category: Artists

Page: 98

View: 1199

One spring morning in 1957, photojournalist David Douglas Duncan paid a visit to his friend and frequent subject Pablo Picasso, at the artist’s home near Cannes. Alongside Duncan in his Mercedes Gullwing 300 SL was the photographer’s pet dachshund, Lump. When they arrived at Picasso’s Villa La Californie, Lump decided that he had found paradise on earth, and that he would move in with Picasso, whether the artist welcomed him or not. This is the background for a book that offers an uncommonly sensitive portrait of Picasso. Lump was immortalized in a Picasso portrait painted on a plate the day they met, but that was just the beginning. In a suite of forty-five paintings reinterpreting Velasquez’s masterpiece 'Las Meninas', Picasso replaced the impassive hound in the foreground with jaunty renderings of Lump. Today all of those historic canvases are now the centerpiece exhibition in the Picasso Museum of Barcelona. Fourteen of the paintings are reproduced here in full colour, juxtaposed with Duncan’s dramatic and intimate black-and-white photographs of Picasso and Lump, bringing full circle the odyssey of a lucky dachshund who found his way to becoming a furry, super-stretched icon of modern art.
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Author: Jim Dratfield

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1493027565

Category: Pets

Page: 144

View: 2038

A visually heartwarming tribute capturing the rare charm of the silliest and most beloved breeds-the one and only dachshund. What breed is sillier than the dachshund? None. With their low, elongated bodies, soulful eyes, and truly ridiculous proportions, dachshunds always look like they're telling a joke. Their owners get the joke, so they do things like organize everything from the annual Dachshund Parade in New York's Washington Square Park to the Weenie Run in Memphis, where hundreds of Dachshunds show up to rejoice in their dachshundhood. In a gift-friendly hardcover, Jim Dratfield combines great photographs with delightfully clever quips to celebrate the endless charm of this unlikely breed.
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Author: George Hoppendale,Asia Moore

Publisher: Imb Publishing

ISBN: 9781910941300

Category: Pets

Page: 196

View: 8293

The Miniature Dachshund Complete Owner's Manual has the answers you need when researching this feisty, small purebred with the big bark. Learn about this comical and tenacious tiny hound dog and find out whether or not the Miniature Dachshund will be the best choice for you and your family. Learn everything there is to know, including little known facts and secrets and how to care for every aspect of the Miniature Dachshund's life. This manual contains all the information you need, from birth to the Rainbow Bridge, including transitioning through house breaking, care, feeding, training and end of life, so that you can make a well-informed decision about whether or not this dog is the breed for you. If you already have a Miniature Dachshund, this book will teach you everything you need to know to make your dog a happy dog and to make you a happy dog owner. The author George Hoppendale is an experienced writer and a true animal lover. He enjoys writing animal books and advising others how to take care of their animals to give them a happy home. Co-Author Asia Moore is a professional Dog Whisperer, Cynologist and Author, living on Vancouver Island, off the west coast of British Columbia, in Canada, who believes that all humans and dogs can live together in harmony. She and her dog whispering team, which includes an 8-year-old Shih Tzu named Boris, teach dog psychology to humans, to help alleviate problem behaviors that arise between humans and their canine counterparts so that everyone can live a happy and stress-free life together. Covered in this book: - Temperament - Pros and Cons - Vital statistics - Before you buy - Choosing the right dog - Finding a breeder - Puppy proofing your home - The first weeks - Health and common health problems - Medical care & safety - Daily care - Feeding - Good treats and snacks - House training - Grooming - Training - Poisonous Foods & Plants - Caring for your aging dog .... and much more.
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Author: David Hockney

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500286272

Category: Art

Page: 80

View: 9162

An engaging collection of paintings and drawings by David Hockney of his canine companions, dachshunds Stanley and Boodgie, celebrates the age-old bonds between humans and their dogs. Reprint.
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Author: Sara Baume

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544716221

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 827

Winner of the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature * Winner of the Sunday Independent Newcomer of the Year Award * Short-listed for the Costa First Novel Award * Long-listed for the Desmond Elliott Prize * Long-listed for the Guardian First Book Award 2015, Readers’ Choice * Long-listed for the Warwick Prize for Writing 2015 * Long-listed for 2015 Edinburgh First Novel Award “A deeply attuned portrait of the human mind…An unsettling literary surprise of the best sort.”—Atlantic “This book is like a flame in daylight: beautiful and unexpected.”—Anne Enright It is springtime, and two outcasts—a man ignored, even shunned by his village, and the one-eyed dog he takes into his quiet, tightly shuttered life—find each other, by accident or fate, and forge an unlikely connection. As their friendship grows, their small, seaside town falsely perceives menace where there is only mishap—and the duo must take to the road. Gorgeously written in poetic and mesmerizing prose, Spill Simmer Falter Wither is one of those rare stories that utterly and completely imagines its way into a life most of us would never see. It transforms us in our understanding not only of the world, but also of ourselves. “A man-and-his-dog story like no other.”—San Francisco Chronicle “[Spill Simmer Falter Wither] hums with its own distinctiveness.”— Guardian (UK) “A tour de force...A stunning and wonderful achievement by a writer touched by greatness.” —Joseph O’Connor, for the Irish Times
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Coloring Book for Dog Lovers

Author: Ed Delacruz,Jamie Delacruz

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781533484123

Category:

Page: 54

View: 558

Art of Dachshund Collection - A Coloring Book for Dachshund Lovers. A beautiful collection of 26 dachshund illustrations printed singled sided and ready to color and share. Featuring artwork by Ed Delacruz inspired by Henna, Mandala, Zentangles, Art Nouveau, Asian and Egyptian art. NOTE: This book contains only 26 illustrations and is printed single sided on 54 pages.
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Author: John Kennedy Toole

Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.

ISBN: 9780802197627

Category: Fiction

Page: 416

View: 8770

A Confederacy of Dunces is an American comic masterpiece. John Kennedy Toole's hero, one Ignatius J. Reilly, is "huge, obese, fractious, fastidious, a latter-day Gargantua, a Don Quixote of the French Quarter. His story bursts with wholly original characters, denizens of New Orleans' lower depths, incredibly true-to-life dialogue, and the zaniest series of high and low comic adventures" (Henry Kisor, Chicago Sun-Times).
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A Memoir

Author: Eloisa James

Publisher: Random House Incorporated

ISBN: 0812981901

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 272

View: 3105

Chronicles the year that the author and her family lived in Paris, describing her walking tours of the city, her school-age children's attempts to navigate foreign language schools, and her thoughts on the pleasures of French living.
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Author: Conn Iggulden,Hal Iggulden

Publisher: Zondervan

ISBN: 0061243582

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 288

View: 9585

The bestselling book for every boy from eight to eighty, covering essential boyhood skills such as building tree houses*, learning how to fish, finding true north, and even answering the age old question of what the big deal with girls is. In this digital age there is still a place for knots, skimming stones and stories of incredible courage. This book recaptures Sunday afternoons, stimulates curiosity, and makes for great father-son activities. The brothers Conn and Hal have put together a wonderful collection of all things that make being young or young at heart fun—building go-carts and electromagnets, identifying insects and spiders, and flying the world's best paper airplanes. The completely revised American Edition includes: The Greatest Paper Airplane in the World The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World The Five Knots Every Boy Should Know Stickball Slingshots Fossils Building a Treehouse* Making a Bow and Arrow Fishing (revised with US Fish) Timers and Tripwires Baseball's "Most Valuable Players" Famous Battles-Including Lexington and Concord, The Alamo, and Gettysburg Spies-Codes and Ciphers Making a Go-Cart Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary Girls Cloud Formations The States of the U.S. Mountains of the U.S. Navigation The Declaration of Independence Skimming Stones Making a Periscope The Ten Commandments Common US Trees Timeline of American History * For more information on building treehouses, visit www.treehouse-books.com and www.stilesdesigns.com or see "Treehouses You Can Actually Build" by David Stiles
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Recipes and Rituals for Birthdays, Holidays, Family Dinners, and Every Day In Between

Author: Jenny Rosenstrach

Publisher: Ballantine Books

ISBN: 0804176310

Category: Cooking

Page: 336

View: 5676

A New York Times Best Cookbook of Fall 2016 • A warm and inviting guide to turning birthdays, holidays, and everyday occasions into cherished traditions, with more than 100 time-tested recipes—from the creator of the popular blog and book Dinner: A Love Story and author of the New York Times bestseller Dinner: The Playbook “Families crave rituals,” says Jenny Rosenstrach, and by rituals she means not just the big celebrations—Valentine’s Day dinners, Mother’s Day brunches, Halloween send-offs, Thanksgiving feasts, holiday cocktail parties—but the little ones we may not even realize are rituals: a platter of deluxe nachos on Super Bowl Sunday, or a bowl of creamy mashed potatoes after every braces-tightening session. Whether simple or elaborate, daily or annual, these rituals all serve the same purpose for Rosenstrach: to bring comfort, connection, and meaning to every day. 100+ recipes, including: • popovers, apple fritters, and golden pancakes, perfect for sleepover mornings or birthday breakfasts • “Interfaith Sliders”: one version with ham and another with brisket • Rosenstrach’s legendary chocolate Mud Cake—plus an entire section on birthdays, including a one-size-fits-all party planner that does not rely on pizza • complete menus for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve • and, of course, dozens of Rosenstrach’s signature family dinners: Grilled Soy-Glazed Pork Chops, Harissa Roasted Chicken, Crispy Chickpeas with Yogurt Sauce and Naan, Grilled Spicy Shrimp Tacos with Avocado Butter and Summer Cabbage, and more In this digital, overscheduled age, How to Celebrate Everything helps families slow down, capture the moments that matter—and eat well while doing it. Praise for How to Celebrate Everything “I have been an ardent fan of Jenny Rosenstrach’s beautiful writing for years. I always know that every word of her books will be something to savor, and How to Celebrate Everything will strike a chord with anyone who enjoys family, friends, and delicious food.”—Ree Drummond, New York Times bestselling author of The Pioneer Woman Cooks “Enjoy How to Celebrate Everything for the easy-to-follow recipes. But even more satisfying are the wonderful anecdotes of family life and [Jenny Rosenstrach’s] genial examination of the lasting role that food plays in our lives beyond the plate.”—Family Circle (September “What We’re Reading” Pick) “With characteristic warmth and humor, [Rosenstrach] urges readers to ritualize and celebrate the small moments in family life by sharing stories from her own. . . . Rosenstrach is a skilled storyteller and introduces each occasion with an engaging essay before offering up the much-loved recipes that inspired it. . . . A delicious and delightful ode to the ways family and food intertwine, reinforcing each other.”—Booklist “Featured recipes are proven kid friendly and presented with humorous mommy angst and nostalgic commentary . . . Rosenstrach inspires, reminding us that the real celebration is family itself.”—Publishers Weekly “This well-designed cookbook comes with a side helping of lifestyle inspiration.”—Library Journal From the Hardcover edition.
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