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The Resource What the dog knows : scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the world, Cat Warren

What the dog knows : scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the world, Cat Warren

Label
What the dog knows : scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the world
Title
What the dog knows
Title remainder
scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the world
Statement of responsibility
Cat Warren
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the world of working dogs, as well as canine intelligence and training, as the author and her German shepherd, Solo, work with forensic anthropologists, detectives, and dog handlers to find the bodies of the missing
Summary
Explores the world of working dogs, as well as canine intelligence and training, as the author and her German shepherd, Solo, reveal how dogs are specially trained in scent-detection to help experts identify contraband and find missing people
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10816877
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Warren, Cat
Dewey number
636.70886
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wynne, Patricia
  • Warren, Cat
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Warren, Cat
  • Warren, Cat
  • Search dogs
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • Search dogs
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What the dog knows : scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the world, Cat Warren
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 306-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The little prince of darkness -- Death and the dog -- Nose knowledge -- Birth of the body dog -- The shell game -- Distillations -- A spare rib -- Comfort me with bite work -- Into the swamp -- Cleverness and credulity -- All the world's a scenario -- The grief of others -- All the soldiers gone -- Running on water -- The perfect tool -- Grave work -- A second wind -- Wag -- Coda
Control code
1523831
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Touchstone trade paperback edition.
Extent
xv, 343 pages
Isbn
9781451667325
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451667325
  • (OCoLC)883148132
Label
What the dog knows : scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the world, Cat Warren
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 306-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The little prince of darkness -- Death and the dog -- Nose knowledge -- Birth of the body dog -- The shell game -- Distillations -- A spare rib -- Comfort me with bite work -- Into the swamp -- Cleverness and credulity -- All the world's a scenario -- The grief of others -- All the soldiers gone -- Running on water -- The perfect tool -- Grave work -- A second wind -- Wag -- Coda
Control code
1523831
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Touchstone trade paperback edition.
Extent
xv, 343 pages
Isbn
9781451667325
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451667325
  • (OCoLC)883148132

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