Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Your Dog His Care And Training


The front cover features a black cocker spaniel sitting on his hind legs below the title "Your Dog His Care and Training" written in black lettering against a yellow background. At the bottom the publisher is listed in white lettering above two rows of yellow and blue checks. The back cover is a plain blue color with two rows of yellow and blue checks. The inside pages begin with a title page that contains the title, publisher, edition, and copyright information. The following pages are divided into seven chapters including The New Puppy, The Care of Your Dog, Training and Teaching Tricks, Feeding Your Dog, Conditioning the Hunter, What To Do For Sickness, and The Popular Breeds. Each topic has multiple explanatory paragraphs along with key information. Every chapter has a title page containing the title of the chapter plus a black and white illustration. There are black and white photographic illustrations throughout the inside pages of different dogs. The last inside page features a promotion for "Puri-Flave."

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Dog Chow Checkers and Dog Chow Meal


  • Purina Mills (St. Louis, Mo.)
  • Ralston Purina Co. (St. Louis, Mo.)


65 p.

21.6 x 14.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Your Dog His Care And Training. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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