Selecting, Caring for and Training Pets
Published on Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 4:13pm
Have a pet? Or just thinking of getting one?
The resources below can help you choose which pet is right for you, or help you with the one you have.
Selection and Care of Dogs
Training a Dog
Hamsters and Gerbils
Guinea Pigs and Rabbits
Reptiles and Amphibians
Wildlife Friendly Backyards
If you cannot find the suggested books, please see the librarian for more suggestions or to get books from other branches of the DC Public Library.
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Capital Dog Training Club
A D.C. area dog training group.
Bird Care Guide
A comprehensive source of information about caring for birds.
Ferrets as Pets
Things to consider before getting a ferret.
Information and links on a wide variety of pets.
The Butterfly Website
Attracting butterflies to your yard.