For the proud new owner, on his way home with his Chow Chow puppy, or the potential owner of this fabulous Oriental breed, this colorful beginner's guide provides accurate, helpful information in an easy-to-use format. Breeders' Best Chow Chow tells you precisely what you need to know about purchasing, caring for and owning a Chow, whether Rough or Smooth. From how to select a qualified breeder and recognize a sound, properly bred puppy to socializing the young puppy to the world around him, author Dr. Samuel Draper, of the famous Liontamer Chows, guides you every step of the way. A highly respected judge, author and breed authority, Dr. Draper offers his expert advice about all aspects of caring for the Chow Chow, including feeding, training, grooming and much more. This Breeders' Best book promises the best possible start with your new Chow puppy.