Issue 12, November/December 2011

By: Fetch Magazine  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Dog

Spine quote: ‘There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face’ - Ben Williams

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Features
16 Fireworks

How to help your nervous dog at fireworks time


18 10 mistakes we make

The 10 most common mistakes dog owners make and how to fix them


34 Fighting fleas

All you need to know about controlling fleas


36 How to buy a dog?

Take the time to choose your dog and you’ll reap a lifetime of rewards


48 Avalanche dogs are go

Meet the two Labs trained to rescue avalanche victims


50 Eskimo dog lifeline

Kiwi actor Caleb Ross tangles with polar bears in order to save an endangered Eskimo dog breed


52 Rat catchers to the rescue

The important role dogs play in protecting our native bird species from predators


58 Dog diseases you can catch

A welcome lick is one thing, but ringworm, scabies and bacterial infections are best avoided


Regulars
4 Editorial
6 Received and retrieved

Your letters to

fetch!
8 News Hound

A round-up of doggy news


22 Casey’s Comment

Rules for becoming a dog-friendly city


28 fetch! Gallery

Love’em your dogs, your photos


30 Canine nutrition

Pooch cookies that humans can eat too


32 Canine nutrition

Explore your garden for healthy herbs and weeds you can feed your dog


80 About a dog

Defying the specialists, The Boxer looks like she’ll be here for Christmas


Toys, gear and reviews
12 Fetch the word!

Complete the

fetch!

crossword to win prizes


24 Reader giveaways!

Great prizes up for grabs every issue!


60 Shopping for Fido

Cool toys and dog products


Training and skills
12 Find my slippers!
14 Red Dog

How to train a dog to be a film star


26 Dog sitting

The dos and don’ts of leaving your dog with friends or family


fetch! Walks
fetch! Walks
66

barge Showgrounds, Whangarei


67

Belmont regional Park, Wellington


68

Moire Park, Auckland


69

Pinchgut Hut, Canterbury


70

Rough Island, Motueka


71

Trotters Gorge, Otago


Breeds
72 Dalmatian

An adaptable breed that fits into any loving home


74 Beagle

A merry dog with an insatiable appetite


The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011

Keywords: Dog

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