Table of contents for Puppy's first steps : raising a happy, healthy, well-behaved dog the Tufts University way / the Faculty of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University ; edited by Nicholas Dodman with Lawrence Lindner.

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A Note to the Reader
Tufts Faculty Contributors
Part I: Before the Puppy Comes Home
1. How to Select a Puppy
Part II: Upon Arrival
2. Getting Puppy Settled In
3. Puppy's Physical Well Being: Preventive Medical and Health Care
4. The Best Doggie Diet Ever
5. The Socialization Period
Part III: Puppy Insights
6. How Puppy Perceives the World Around Him
7. Young Dogs and Young Children Under the Same Roof
Part IV: Sit! And Other Tricks
8. Training Your Pup
9. Housetraining
10. Nipping Behavior Problems in the Bud
11. Environmental Enrichment
Part V: In the Event of Illness
12. Is It a Medical Emergency?
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