To the New Owners Book
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To the New Owners


  • Author : Madeleine Blais
  • Publisher : Atlantic Monthly Press
  • Release Date : 2017-07-04
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 272
  • ISBN 10 : 9780802189097

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To the New Owners Excerpt :

The Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist “gives a familial face to the mystique of Martha’s Vineyard” in a memoir with “gentle humor and . . . elegiac sweetness” (Kirkus Reviews). A National Book Critics Circle Award finalist In the 1970s, Madeleine Blais’s in-laws purchased a vacation house on Martha’s Vineyard. A little more than two miles down a dirt road, it had no electricity or modern plumbing, the roof leaked, and mice had invaded the walls. It was perfect. Sitting on Tisbury Great Pond—well-stocked with delicious oysters and crab—the house faced the ocean and the sky. Though improvements were made, the ethos remained the same: no heat, television, or telephone. Instead, there were countless hours at the beach, meals cooked and savored with friends, nights talking under the stars, until, in 2014, the house was sold. To the New Owners is Madeleine Blais’s “witty and charming . . . deeply felt memoir” of this house, and of the Vineyard itself, from the history of the island and its famous visitors, to the ferry, the pie shops, the quirky charms and customs, and the abundant natural beauty. But more than that, this is an elegy for a special place—a retreat that held the intimate history of her family (The National Book Review).

Pomskies  A Complete Guide for the New Owner Book

Pomskies A Complete Guide for the New Owner


  • Author : David Anderson
  • Publisher : LP Media Inc
  • Release Date : 2019-07-24
  • Genre: Pets
  • Pages : 146
  • ISBN 10 : 978186723xxxx

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Pomskies A Complete Guide for the New Owner Excerpt :

“We love this book because new puppy owners always have a ton of questions and even more so with new Pomsky owners. A book that is designed with Pomskies in mind is just what the Pomsky community needs.”Mike and Christy Johnson, Purely Pomskies If you’re looking for a dog that has striking good looks and a fantastic personality in a small size, the Pomsky is the dog for you! The Pomsky is an adorable crossbreed with tons of energy and affection for their owners. The cross between a Siberian Husky and a Pomeranian, this dog is a lot of fun to have around. These dogs are a fairly recent crossbreed, so it can be hard to find information about this unique dog—that’s where this guide comes in handy! By the time you finish this book, you’ll know the basics for raising a Pomsky of your own! There’s more to this crossbreed than just a tiny, fluffy body and a striking visage—these dogs have great personalities and love companionship. This dog will want to spend all of their time with you, and you’ll never want to leave them alone. They are the perfect dog for someone looking for a new best friend. However, dog ownership takes a lot of work, and the perfect Pomsky owner is someone who is ready to take on the challenge of training a sensitive dog, while being available for all of the love and attention your dog needs. This guide will walk you through the in's and out's of owning this phenomenal new cross-breed. Whether you're someone playing with the idea of getting a Pomsky, or have already embarked on your journey with your pup, this guide will offer an insight into how to create a happy and fulfilling life for you and your Pomsky. This book will answer all your questions such as: Is a Pomsky the right dog for me? I brought my Pomsky home. What now? How can I best train my Pomsky? What are some common mistakes should I avoid? Topics covered in the book include: What is a Pomsky? Breed History Choosing a Puppy Making your house Pomsky Proof! The First Few Da

New Owner s Guide to Yorkshire Terriers Book

New Owner s Guide to Yorkshire Terriers


  • Author : Linda F
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release Date : 2012-03-02
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 19
  • ISBN 10 : 9781614648673

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New Owner s Guide to Yorkshire Terriers Excerpt :

ABOUT THE BOOK Yorkshire Terriers are majestic little dogs; proud and intelligent with flowing locks and human-like hair. With their spunky attitude that belies their size, the 'Yorkie' is a popular choice among dog lovers. The Yorkshire Terrier, which originally hails from the English city of Yorkshire, was a working class dog, primarily used as rat catchers in nineteenth century clothing mills. Later on, the dog left the realm of the working classes to become a companion pet for high society families in Europe. The breed was first recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1885. EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK To socialize your Yorkshire Terrier effectively, you should start by introducing him to as many different people as possible. Encourage gentle play and petting. Make careful choices; a single well-behaved child will offer your dog a more positive experience that a group of noisy ones will. Next on the agenda are the sights, sounds and smells of life outside. Try and incorporate a variety of environments into your daily walk. Take him to the park, down a busy street and pay particular care to visit places that you would normally frequent; it is imperative that he becomes used to a wide variety of locations. As the weeks pass, you can build upon his social skills by introducing more and more stimuli. Yorkshire Terriers can find it difficult to get along with other animals, so you should tackle this potential issue as soon as his inoculations have been administered. Puppy training classes are a great idea, but you should also attempt to introduce your dog to cats and rabbits from an early age to avoid problems later. Your Yorkshire Terrier and Children All things considered, the Yorkshire Terrier is a friendly breed of dog, although special care should be taken if you have children. Your dog will have been introduced to children of all ages as part of your socialization efforts, but it is a different thing to have a child meet a dog once to having children and dogs share

A New Owner s Guide to Pugs Book

A New Owner s Guide to Pugs


  • Author : Kati B.
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release Date : 2012-03-12
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 28
  • ISBN 10 : 9781614647454

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A New Owner s Guide to Pugs Excerpt :

ABOUT THE BOOK There is something very distinctive about pugs. The toy dogs have wrinkled faces and curly tails, as well as a pudgy build. Their glossy coat and "square" shape make them appealing as friendly and non-threatening dogs. It isn't just their looks that make them so unique, though - they have big personalities inside those small bodies! EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK Entropion is caused by pugs' eyelashes irritating the eyeball. It is usually easy to treat by a veterinarian, but left untreated can cause inflammation or more serious problems. Bilateral cataracts are dense spots on the eyeball. These spots can cause blindness. In some cases, surgery can help to fix the cataracts or prevent further blindness. Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is a common condition in various dog breeds. It is caused by a deterioration of the vessels around the retina, which can cause blindness. The first symptom is usually night blindness, followed by deteriorating day blindness. Hip dysplasia is also relatively common in the breed and is usually caused by abnormal joint development. It can cause severe stiffness in the joints, along with significant pain. It is usually noticed when the pug begins to go lame, caused by his body producing bone spurs, which are intended to stabilize the joint. Elongated soft palate is one of the well-known pug health problems. It is the obstruction of airways, which leads to excessive gasping for air and in some cases, the blocking of vocal cords. It can be corrected with surgery in most cases... Buy a copy to keep reading! CHAPTER OUTLINE A New Owner's Guide to Pugs + Introduction to Pugs + Origins of the Breed + Challenges + General Advice on How to Care For Your Pug + ...and much more

A New Owner s Guide to Labrador Retreivers Book

A New Owner s Guide to Labrador Retreivers


  • Author : Misty B.
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release Date : 2012-03-14
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 29
  • ISBN 10 : 9781614647317

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A New Owner s Guide to Labrador Retreivers Excerpt :

ABOUT THE BOOK The Labrador Retriever, commonly known as the Lab, was originally bred to retrieve fishing nets from the water, and to catch fish which jumped off the hook. The lab insured a greater catch for fishermen who had a retriever in their care. As the breed evolved, Labs rapidly gained popularity as a hunting dog and as a companion. Today, its intelligence and their ability to be trained which have made the breed indispensable in a wide variety of fields. Raising Labradors is a rewarding experience for a multitude of reasons. First, labs are extremely popular, and thus very easy to market. In fact, according to the American Kennel Club's rankings, they have been the most popular dogs in America for more than 20 years. They are energetic and loyal companions that appeal to a variety of owners because of their varied skill set. They also have a fantastic personality, as they are typically mild-tempered and extremely intelligent. MEET THE AUTHOR Misty B. is an experienced writer and a member of the Hyperink Team, which works hard to bring you high-quality, engaging, fun content. Happy reading! EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK Some of the most unique and remarkable physical attributes carried by the Lab breed are directly related to their early use by fishermen. The distinct interwoven pattern of their coat has unique waterproof qualities. Moisture will bead up and roll off their coat making it easier for them to swim without resistance. It also provides a unique layer of insulation, as water does not penetrate the inner layers of the coat so that labs stay both dry and warm in damp conditions. Labrador retrievers also have webbed feet which make the excellent swimmers, and which make them more sure-footed on rough or slick terrain. Finally, their tail is wide and flat; designed to be used like a propeller behind the body while swimming. Basic obedience training should always be completed before expecting a lab to learn a special skill set. Obedience training should begin

A New Owner s Guide to Bernese Mountain Dogs Book

A New Owner s Guide to Bernese Mountain Dogs


  • Author : The Hyperink Team
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release Date : 2012-04-04
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 26
  • ISBN 10 : 9781614646938

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A New Owner s Guide to Bernese Mountain Dogs Excerpt :

ABOUT THE BOOK Bernese Mountain Dogs are large dogs with strong, sturdy figures and gleaming coats. Although theyre classed as working dogs, their gentle temperament combined with their loyal and affectionate nature make them excellent companion pets. According to Dog Training Central, it's generally believed that the breed developed from the Mastiff-type dogs introduced to Switzerland by the Romans. They were primarily used as working farm dogs until the beginning of the 20th century, when a decline in their numbers inspired Swiss farmers from the hamlet of Bern to resuscitate the breed. They were introduced to the United States by Isaac Scheiss in 1926 and were officially recognized by the American Kennel Club until 1937. MEET THE AUTHOR The Hyperink Team works hard to bring you high-quality, engaging, fun content. If ever you have any questions about our products, or suggestions for how we can make them better, please don't hesitate to contact us! Happy reading! EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK Because theyre so eager to please, owners dont usually encounter any significant problems while training a Bernese Mountain Dog. Luckily, this also goes for house training. While its totally expected for any dog to have the occasional accident, adult Bernese Mountain Dogs have large bladders and therefore need to relieve themselves less frequently than other breeds. Successful house training of any new puppy can is achieved with a combination of clearly defined schedules, consistent boundaries and a healthy dose of patience. Use the eagerness of a Bernese Mountain Dog puppy as the stepping stone to success in this area. Take your puppy outside to its designated toilet area shortly after meals, after a nap or overnight sleep. He might also need to urinate during exciting play times and occasionally at other times throughout the day. As you spend more time with your dog, youll get to know the warning signs that tell you that your dog needs to go outside. CHAPTER OUTLINE A New Owner's G

A New Owner s Guide to Siberian Huskies Book

A New Owner s Guide to Siberian Huskies


  • Author : Linda Forshaw
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release Date : 2012-07-30
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 28
  • ISBN 10 : 9781614642589

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A New Owner s Guide to Siberian Huskies Excerpt :

ABOUT THE BOOK Siberian Huskies are energetic and powerful dogs with robust figures and a resilient nature. Originally bred for load pulling in difficult conditions, they retain their status as a working breed while also serving as show dogs and family pets. If you are considering getting a Siberian or have done so recently, congratulations! This guide will help you familiarize yourself with your dogs needs in order to ensure a happy, healthy, and long-lasting relationship between you and your dog. MEET THE AUTHOR Laura Forshaw is an experienced writer and a member of the Hyperink Team, which works hard to bring you high-quality, engaging, fun content. EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK Although Siberian Huskies may look intimidating to people and other dogs, don't let their powerful appearance deceive you. These dogs are friendly and affectionate as can be. Those who find the appearance of a Siberian Husky intimidating should consider what the Rocky Mountain Siberian Husky Club has to say about the breed: His rugged endurance, stamina and untiring energy have led to the misconception that the Siberian is a fierce, belligerent animal. Nothing could be more untrue. A Siberian will pull in harness until he drops in the traces. He will vehemently argue the view that only small breeds should be lap dogs. He thrives on affection and returns it doubled. When raised from a pup with a child, a safer, more friendly and faithful companion could not be found. Siberians are incredibly social and don't fare well being left alone for long periods of time. If you work all day and dont have another pet, your dog will get lonely and lonely and may indulge in destructive behavior. CHAPTER OUTLINE A New Owner's Guide to Siberian Huskies A New Owner's Guide to Siberian Huskies + Introduction + Insider Information + Beginner's Survival Guide: How to Care for Your Siberian Husky + Situational Advice for Your Siberian Husky + ...and much more

A New Owner s Guide to Staffordshire Bull Terriers Book

A New Owner s Guide to Staffordshire Bull Terriers


  • Author : Nicole N.
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release Date : 2012-02-29
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 20
  • ISBN 10 : 9781614648796

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A New Owner s Guide to Staffordshire Bull Terriers Excerpt :

ABOUT THE BOOK If you are new to the world of Staffordshire bull terriers and are considering adding one to your family, or if you have a new puppy at home and would like some direction on where to go from here, you have come to the right place. This guide will walk you through some of the crucial first steps of your new puppy's life, and give you tips ensure it will be long and healthy one. Staffordshire Bull Terriers are an extremely active and highly intelligent breed of dog. With their high energy level and athletic ability, they are generally best suited to active owners who can incorporate the amount of exercise required by these dogs into their daily routine. They make great family dogs and do very well around children. They are very eager to please and will do just about anything to receive praise from their owners. These people-loving dogs thrive on a high level of socialization and play. EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK Unless you want your new Staffie to gnaw on everything in sight, a number of durable chew toys are an absolute must for this breed. They have a strong chewing drive and cannot be trained to just not chew at all. Braided rope toys are an excellent choice and stand up well to continuous use. Do not give weak toys to Staffordshire Bull Terriers, or they will quickly have them chewed to pieces. These pieces present a significant choking hazard and should be avoided at all times. Socializing Your Staffordshire Bull Terrier Introducing your Staffie to a wide range of other people and animals is important in raising a well-rounded and social animal. When introducing your dog to new people, make sure he is in a calm state. Have him sit and wait on your command before being allowed to approach. Walk over to the guest with your dog and allow him to sniff and greet your visitor. Do not allow any jumping or overly excited behavior. If your dog is getting too riled up, remove him from the situation and have him remain in a seated or lying position until he has ret

Finding Your New Owner Book

Finding Your New Owner


  • Author : Jack Beauregard
  • Publisher : STPI Press
  • Release Date : 2011-08-05
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : null
  • ISBN 10 : 9780983845409

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New Owners in Their Own Land Book

New Owners in Their Own Land


  • Author : Robert McPherson
  • Publisher : Calgary : University of Calgary Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 305
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015060555201

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New Owners in Their Own Land Excerpt :

New Owners in their Own Land :Minerals and Inuit Land Claims is a well-researched treatment of the institutional, political, and personal conflicts that guided the process of Nunavut land claim negotiations. McPherson carefully considers the connection between resource development stemming from the days of oil and gas exploration in the Arctic in the 1960s and the Inuit's ensuing battle for self-determination. He outlines the federal government's "business-as-usual" tactic in pushing exploration further north onto Inuit territory and sheds light on exactly how the precedent-settling agreement was achieved whereby the Inuit managed to become owners of the mineral claims on their own land.New Owners in Their Own Land discusses the prolonged, historical dispute over the land selection process with respect to subsurface rights within Nunavut using existing research, interviews, and personal diaries. The author's personal account of his involvement as a mineral consultant for the Inuit negotiators provides a rare and unique perspective on Inuit self-determination and exploration history in the North.

Finding Your New Owner Book

Finding Your New Owner


  • Author : Jack Beauregard
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011-06-01
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 194
  • ISBN 10 : 0983631115

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Finding Your New Owner Excerpt :

If you are a business owner over the age of 50, this book could save your business, your wealth and your life. By using the "Transition Thinking" that you will learn about in this book, plus the help of a Dream Team" of advisors that you'll assemble, you can envision, plan and implement your transition to a new, dynamic lifestyle full of meaning and purpose. This book shows you how.

Guide to New Custom Home Ownership Book

Guide to New Custom Home Ownership


  • Author : Wesley C. Brooks
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2005-03-29
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages : 136
  • ISBN 10 : 1463489897

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Guide to New Custom Home Ownership Excerpt :

Guide to New Custom Home Ownership is a complete and insightful publication on residential construction. designed for the person wishing to own a new custom home. It walks the reader through the process of finding how to decide on custom plans, finding your builder as well as property. It helps the reader understand zoning boards and financing the project. This book helps prevent problems and issues with your builder as well as tradesmen and shows you how to keep your project site safe from injuries while also maintaining the quality and design choices you have in mind for your new dream home. This book is not only for people wishing to be a new homeowner. Real estate agents, material supply reps, sub-contractors and fellow builders will all walk away with a new understanding toward custom residential homes. This book makes for a great gift for anyone considering a new home anywhere and/or anytime in the future.