Dog - Set of 4 - Every youth who has a dog will enjoy this series. Not only are the activities fun and educational, but they also help the pet dog become a perfect member of the family. Includes Dog books 1-3 plus the Helper's Guide. Descriptions of the three curriculum guides are below:
Dog 1: Wiggles and Wags - Activities relate to body parts, selection, correcting behavior, house breaking a puppy, body language, controlling fleas, health care, grooming and how to train a dog to respond to seven basic commands. Grades 3-5.
Dog 2: Canine Connection - Youth explore dog web resources, breed origins, safety, locating a missing dog, socializing a dog, showmanship, tricks, health, feeding and controlling parasites. Grades 6-8.
Dog 3: Leading the Pack - Experienced youth will learn how to plan and conduct a dog show, a showmanship clinic, a puppy training class and a skillathon as well as research zoonosis diseases, administer emergency first aid, explore dog laws and dog related careers. Grades 9-12.
My 10 year old daughter loves this 4H Dog Curriculum. She\'s already had her Maltese for two years. As an animal lover with career ambitions working with animals, she is highly mot... view moreivated to document her progress as she grows and learns together with her beloved dog, Darling. view less