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Coile, D. Caroline

Overview
Works: 54 works in 220 publications in 2 languages and 12,426 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Juvenile works  Reference works 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by D. Caroline Coile
Encyclopedia of dog breeds by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 2,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated with the latest information on canine breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, this lavishly illustrated volume is a treasure house of information for dog lovers, owners, breeders, and prospective buyers. It begins with a detailed discussion of breed evolution, focusing on the physical and behavioral traits that distinguish one canine breed from another. The book's main section profiles more than 150 breeds, arranged in the general categories specified by the AKC--Sporting Group, Hound Group, Working Group, Terrier Group, Toy Group, Non-Sporting Group, and Herding Group. Each profile tells how and why the breed was developed, and how selection to perpetuate specific traits affects a dog's suitability as a pet. Advice for prospective dog owners will help them be sure they are choosing a breed that is compatible with their own situation and needs. They will also find information on each breed's vulnerability to specific health problems, longevity, exercise needs, compatibility with children, and much more. Profuse illustrations include color photos of all listed breeds
How smart is your dog? : 30 fun science activities with your pet by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how a dog's body works, how it perceives the world, how it communicates and responds, and dogs' health concerns. Includes related activities and experiments
The dog breed bible by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents photo-illustrated profiles of all dog breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, covering their physical features, histories, temperaments, upkeep, and health and rating their energy and affection levels, exercise and grooming requirements, playfulness, friendliness toward other pets and strangers, and ease of training
The golden retriever handbook by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information about purchasing, training, grooming & feeding; taking care of health; dealing with behavior; and providing activities for the golden retriever
The Chihuahua handbook by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chihuahua is bred in both smoothcoat and longcoat varieties, but because of their tiny size, both present special challenges in keeping them healthy and happy. This handbook discusses both varieties with advice on purchase, health care, feeding, training, grooming, and more
Australian shepherds : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information and advice to help you take good care of your Australian Shepherd
Pekingese : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the history of the Pekingese, offers tips on grooming and shows, and lists special health concerns
Pit bulls for dummies by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructs readers on how to care for the pit bull terrier, including advice on finding a breeder, proper nutrition and health issues, and behavior and training
Cavalier King Charles spaniels : everything about purchasing, care, nutrition, behavior, and training : with 52 color photographs by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and history of the breed, and provides information on the care of these dogs
Miniature pinschers : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Greyhounds : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Known from antiquity both as racers and hunters, greyhounds are becoming popular as pets. This pet owner's manual gives advice on health care, feeding, and much more. Full color
The Jack Russell terrier handbook by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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German shepherds for dummies by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choose the right German Shepherd, acclimate your puppy to his new home, educate yourself and your dog, maintain good health through proper exercise and diet, and handle behavioral problems
Show me! : a dog-showing primer by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes "the basics of dog showing explained for novice exhibitors; helful advice for experienced owner-handlers too; how to find, choose, raise, and train a show dog; how to train yourself to be a good handler; filled with full-color 'how-to' photos."--Cover
The Yorkshire terrier handbook by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructs readers on how to care for the Yorkshire terrier, including advice on finding a breeder, proper nutrition and health issues, and behavior and training
American Eskimo dogs : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the breed, discusses care requirements, and includes information on training and common health concerns
French bulldogs : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The French Bulldog enjoys a brief romp outdoors, but its minimal exercise needs also makes it a good companion for older pet owners and apartment dwellers
Chihuahuas : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dog's ancestors date back to Mexico and Central America before the arrival of Europeans. Illustrated with photos and anatomically accurate line drawings, this fact-filled book describes both smooth-coat and long-coat Chihuahuas, and provides advice on purchasing, feeding, health care, training, grooming, and all other aspects of responsible pet ownership.--From publisher description
Jack Russell terriers : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything you want to know about adoption, purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and training
Chihuahuas : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, behavior, and training by D. Caroline Coile( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Encyclopedia of dog breeds
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How smart is your dog? : 30 fun science activities with your petThe dog breed bibleThe golden retriever handbookThe Chihuahua handbookAustralian shepherds : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and trainingPekingese : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, behavior, and trainingPit bulls for dummiesCavalier King Charles spaniels : everything about purchasing, care, nutrition, behavior, and training : with 52 color photographs
Alternative Names
Coile, Caroline

Coile, D. Caroline

Languages
English (136)

Chinese (2)