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Handbook and Brochures - General - 16 file(s)

Download Brochure: Heaven help the little Cavaliers who call for help, and no one comes.

needs, rescue, evaluation, home visits, mentor, mentoring, tax-deductible, contribution, flyers, administration, transport, enrich, delightful, playful, intelligent, sociable, companion, conpanionship, medical problems, children, supervision, safety, unscrupulous, puppymill, MVD, mitral valve disease, patellae, patellas, syringomyelia, SM, episodic falling, fly catcher

Uploaded Date : 2011-11-20 | File : pdf | Size: 943 KB | Downloads : 207358 time(s)

Download GCCR History: 2005 - 2015

How did GCCR start? Who were the founding members? How many Cavaliers have been rescued in the last 10 years? Who was Tugboat? Read more of the history of GCCR.

Uploaded Date : 2015-06-13 | File : pdf | Size: 271 KB | Downloads : 201719 time(s)

Download Helping Hands - A Handbook for Those Who Rescue, Foster and Adopt Cavaliers

Table of Contents, with links to individual chapters

Uploaded Date : 2012-03-31 | File : pdf | Size: 230 KB | Downloads : 202809 time(s)

Download Helping Hands - A Handbook for Those Who Rescue, Foster and Adopt Cavaliers (Full PDF)

Full text of handbook, 45 pages.

Uploaded Date : 2012-03-31 | File : pdf | Size: 1 MB | Downloads : 289213 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Calorie Calculator

Uploaded Date : 2011-11-23 | File : xls | Size: 33 KB | Downloads : 202409 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Addendum First Aid & Poisonous Plants

veterinarian, abscess, bite wound, hydrogen peroxide, warm compresses, pus, allergic reactions, swollen muzzle, swollen eyes, respiratory problems, back injuries, arched back, tense abdomen, reluctance to jump, climb steps, bloat, gastric torsion, enlarged abdomen, non-productive vomiting, wobbly gait, costipation, anal area, suppository, stool softener, Metamucil, bran, oral Vaseline, cough, otc cough medicine, cough medicine, diarrhea, dry skin, corn oil, safflower oil, ears, baby oil, eyes, fever, normal temperature, foreign body, swallowed, pass through, fracture, immobilize limb, cover wounds, frostbite, grey skin, gray skin, rapid warming, bath, heat stroke, temperature 104, panting, prostrate, cold bath, ice, alcohol, itch, fleas,antihistamine, cornstarch, baking soda, Avon Skin So Soft, laceerations, cuts, wounds, pressure bandage, tourniquet, artery, nose bleed, icepacks, ice packs, sedation, pain, rest, aspirin, poison, Animal Poison Control Center, pyometra, infected uterus, excessive drinking, excessive urination, listless, discharge, seizures, whiskey, duration, record events, sprains, strains, warm soaks, ascriptin, lameness, trauma, shock, pale gums, pale conjuctiva, rapid breathing, shallow breathing, vomiting, dosages, bland diet, ipecac, kaopoectate, pepto bismol, reaction, mild, moderate, severe, life threatening, oral irritant, cardiac, heart, gastrointestinal, renal, kidney, decreased calcium, RBC toxic, red blood cell toxic, neurologic, contact irritant, cardiac glycosides, liver, acacia, arrowgrass, asparagus fern, birds eye primrose, bleeding heart, bullnettle, calla lily, century plant, chrysanthernum, cockleburr, croton, crown of thorns, cuban laurel, dicentrea, emerald feather, emerald fern, eucalyptus, evergreen, fiddle leaf, german primrose, giant hogweed, greasewood, hedge plant, hops, hyacinth, indian laurel, indian rubber plant, kidney bean tree, lords and ladies, lords & ladies, lovage, love apple, marigold, marguerite, miniature croton, mock orange, naked lady, nettles, nettle spurge, pencil cactus, plumosa fern, poison ivy, poison oak, poison sumac, pothos, primrose, tansy mustard, trumpet creeper, weeping fig, alocasia, aloe, amarylis, american bittersweet, apple leaf croton, baneberry, belladonna, bird of paradise, branching ivy, buddish pine, burning bush, caladium, charming dieffenbachia, christmas rose, cordatum, corn plant, crocus autumn, cutleaf philadrendron, daffodil, daphne, deadly nightshade, death camas, devil's ivy, devils ivy, dieffenbachia, dracaena palm, dragon tree, dumb cane, elaine, elderberry, elephant ears, english ivy, euonymous, european bittersweet, european spindle tree, fiddle leaf philodendron, florida beauty, fruit salad plant, giant dumb cane, glacier ivy, gold chain, gold dieffenbachia, gold dust dracaena, golden pothos, green gold nephtysis, hahn's self branching ivy, heart leaf philodendron, hemlock, henbane, holly, horse chestnut, horsehead philodendron, hurricane plant, iris, ivy, jack in the pulpit, janet craig dracaena, jerusalem cherry, jimson weed, jonquil, kalanchoe, lacy tree philodendron, lantan, madagascar dragon tree, monchineel, mexican breadfruit, monkshood, monrning glory, mother-in-law tongue, narcissus, needlepoint ivy, nepthytis, nightshade, nipple fruit, peyote, philodendron, philodendron pertusum, poinciana, pokeweek, poinsettia, poison hemlock, potato, prinet, privel, psilcybin mushrooms, red emerald, red-margined dracaena, red princess, rhododendron, ribbon plant, saddle leaf philodendron, satin pothos, schefflera, silver pothos, skunk cabbage, snow of the mountains, snowdrops, spotted dumb cane, star potato vine, striped dracaena, sweetheart ivy, swiss cheese plant, taro vine, tomato, tree philodendron, tropic snow dieffenbachia, trumpet vine, tulip variable dieffenbachia, variegated philodendron, virginia creeper, walnut, wameckel dracaena, wild call wisteria, wisteria, wolfsbane, almond, angel's trumpet, appleleaf croton, apple seeds, apricot, pits, bulb, autumn crocus, avocado, pit, azalea, beet tops, black locust, blue-green algae, buckeye, buckthorn, buttercup, castor bean, cherry, chinaberry, chlorophytom, cineraria, clematis, coriaria, cycads, cyclament, day lily, dock, easter lily, foxglove, garlic, german ivy, glory, lily, leliotrope, hellebore, hemlock, hydrangea, indian tobacco, japanese show lily, japanese yew, jequirity bean, jessamine, laurel, lily, lily of the valley, lobelia, lupine, macadamia nut, marble queen, marijuana, mauna loa peace lily, peace lily, mescal, mistletoe, moonseed, amanita phalloides, gyromitra, coprinus, inocybe, clitocybe, oleander, onion, oriental lily, palma christi, peach, precatory bean, rhubarb, rosary pea, sago palm sloe, sorel, star of bethlehem, stargazer, tiger lily, tobacco, water hemlock, yews, yucca, asian lily, australian nut, baby's breath, chinese evergreens, dianthus, flamingo plant, geranium, gladiolas, heavenly bamboo, lace fern, orange day lily, queensland nut, red lily, rubber plant, rub ram lily, string of pearls, woodlily, yesterday today tomorrow

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 351 KB | Downloads : 209778 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook - Foreward & Acknowledgments

This handbook offered to Cavalier lovers is the combined effort of many dedicated people, all involved in Greater Chicago Cavalier Rescue.

Uploaded Date : 2012-03-31 | File : pdf | Size: 131 KB | Downloads : 202633 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 1 Behaviors of Rescue Dogs

outside, hand shy, reinforcement, leash, restraint, doorways, runners, crate, crating, chase, praise, repetition, learn, stairs, TV, radio, mirror, unfamiliar, barking, fear, fly biting, fly chasing, nesting, shredding, thunder, storms, thunder shirt, calming, snore, snoring

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 137 KB | Downloads : 215071 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 2 Health Concerns in Rescue Cavaliers

specialist, specialists, medical records, medical issues, dental, teeth cleaning, MVD, Mitral valve disease, inherited, valve deterioration, reflux, congestive heart failure, ascultation, cardiologist, echocardiogram, ECHO, ultrasound, atrium, ventricle, medication, medications, lack of energy, respiratory, heart rate, coughing, cough, faint, fainting, diuretics, ACE inhibitors, digoxin, heart rhythms, pimobendan, inodilator, Vetmedin, flycatcher's syndrome, epilepsy, compulsive disorder, tail chasing, chase their tail, Syringomyelia, SM, neurologic, neurology, neurologic disorder, neurologist, skull malformation, occipital, cerebrospinal fluid, CSF, syrinx, syrinxes, pain, sensitivity, shoulder, neck, scratching, repetitive scratching, air scratching, yelping, head elevated, seizures, extremity weakness, weakness in the legs, unstabel gait, MRI, analgesics, steroids, reduce inflammation, gabapentin, chronic pain, surgery, recur, reoccur, reoccurance, Hip Dysplasia, HD, hip dysplasia, x-rays, radiographs, joint generation, joints degenerate, Luxating Patellae, luxating patellae, knee caps, pop out, luxate, graded, grading, grade, anal gland infection, impacted anal glands, abscesses, scooting, anal glands, abscess, bran, pumpkin, platelet abnormalities, low platelet count, thrombocytopenia, over sized platelets, over-sized platelets, clotting, harmless, ear infections, yeast, mites, bacteria, unpleasant odor, snoods, pyotraumatic dermatitis, hot spots, bacterial infection, staphylococcus, staph, stress, boredom, compresses, listerine, Listerine, Gold Bond, Missing Link, Omega 3, Omega 6, steroid cream, topical, Elizabethan collar, interdigital cysts, autoimmune response, blisters, papules, licking, chewing the paw, neo-predef, Neo-Predef, Tetracaine, neomycin, isoflupredone, tetracaine, antibiotic, corticosteroid, topical anesthetic, epsom salts, hydrogen peroxide, iodine, antihistamine, Benadryl, keratoconjunctivitis Sicca, Dry Eye, dry eye, cataracts, cataract, inadequate tearing, blinking, discharge, eye drops, KCS, eye ulcerations, eye ulceration, diabetes, ophthalmologist, ophthalmologists, First Aid Companion for Dogs and Cats, Amy Shojai

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 285 KB | Downloads : 214487 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 3 Nutrition Guidelines for Rescue Dogs

neglect, neglected, abuse, abused, malnourished, ingredients, healthful, filler, nutritional value, weight maintenance, weight gain, weight loss, all life stages, AAFCO, Association of American Feed Control Officials, standards, nourishment, meal preparation, kibble, canned, frozen raw, homemade raw, dehydrated raw, meal preparation time, protein, quality protein, by-products, by products, digestible, carbohydrate, carbohydrates, whole grains, rye, oatmeal, quinoa, fiber, wheat, corn, soy, ecretions, excreted, fruits, vegetables, antioxidants, micronutrients, fat, tocopherols, ethoxyquin, vitatmins, supplements, fish oil, probiotics, coenzyme Q-10, Co Q-10, glucosamine, fish oils, wild salmon oil, krill oil, ultra oil, Omega 3, Omega 6, omega 3, omega 6, heart, skin, coat, mercury-free, mercury free, probiotics, yogurt, kefir, dairy products, active cultures, immune system function, digestion, gastrointestinal, gastrointestinal tract, ATP, heart disease, glucosamine-chondroitin, chondroitin, cranberry juice, urinary tract, urinary, bran, underweight, overweight, ideal weight, fomula to maintain weight, calculation to maintain weight, formula to lose weight, calculation to lose weight, carrots, cauliflower, cheerios, bacon-flavored treat, mealtime, meals per day, two meals, one meal, free feeding, obesity, food-oriented breed, dish, plastic dish, ceramic dish, plastic bowl, ceramic bowl, stainless steel bowl, flat plate, treat, treats, take from hand, food from your hand, food from the hand, eating habits, offer food, 20 minutes, twenty minutes, benefits of good nutrition,

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 226 KB | Downloads : 212656 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 4 Necessary Equipment and Supplies

crate, kennel, dimensions, fiberglass, wire, floor tray, tray, door position, door in front, door on side, soft-sided kennel, wood kennel, soft-sided crate, wood crate, fabric kennel, fabric crate, dishes, stainless steel, chips, bloat, gastric torsion, water dish, food dish, rugs, crate pads, collars, collar, leash, leashes, flexi lead, flex-lead, harness, toys, plush toy, lifelike sounds, nylabone, rawhide chewies, tennis ball, shampoo, conditioner, ear washing, towels, hair dryer, spray bottle, squirt, digger, climber, fence, poisonous plants, poisonous compounds, poisonous stuff, cleaning agents, medications, PVC piping, pet beds, toothbrush, toothpaste, dog coats, dog boots, velcro closure, Pawz Disposable Boots, Vaseline, Bag Balm, The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Myra Savant-Harris, The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel in Fact and Fancy, Barbara Garnett-Wilson

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 237 KB | Downloads : 208026 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 5 Grooming Requirements and Equipment

buying grooming tools, pin brush, bristle brush, comb, pivoting teeth, rotating teeth, coat rake, claw clippers, nail clippers, thinning shears, thinning scissors, scissors, Vaseline, petroleum jelly, washcloths, wash cloths, dog shampoo, Bag Balm, conditioner, apple cider vinegar, electric clippers, cornstarch, Quickstop, baking soda, toothbrush, toothpaste, baby hair brush, baby body wash, face, muzzle, dry nose, clean ears, brush ears, comb ears, static, cracked pads, dry pads, fur between toes, fur between pads, fur on the bottom of the foot, feathers, tail, tooth brushing, teeth cleaning, tooth paste, pedicure, nail quick, dew claw, dew claws, dog shampoo, Dawn dishwashing soap, Isle of Dogs, The Stuff, drying coat, blow dryer

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 333 KB | Downloads : 251902 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 6 House Training A Rescue Dog

leash, crate enzymatic cleaner, urine cleaner, housebreaking, house breaking, housetraining, paise, accident, walkies, first thing in the morning, last thing at night

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 114 KB | Downloads : 202487 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 7 General Training Tips

learning to learn, learn to learn, positive training methods, reinforcement, reinforcing behaviors, default behavior, wait, body block, frightened, fright, fear, fears, puppy class, socialization class, socialization, positive training, chains, choke collar, buckle collar, harness, one step at a time, Ian Dunbar, Victoria Stillwell, Karen Pryor, Susan Clothier, novice trainer

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 155 KB | Downloads : 202683 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 8 Socializing the Rescue Dog

neglect, abuse, abusive, human contact, social beings, forgiving, loving, time, shy, fearful, personal space, approach, praise, reward, overtures, distress, training class, build bond, bond, bonding, trust, controlled situation, set backs, expose, new, minimum change, turmoil, resilience

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 154 KB | Downloads : 203203 time(s)

Download Helping Hands Handbook Chapter 9 Benign Leadership

pack, packs, pack leader, greet, greeting, agression, nonagressive, positive reinforcement, children, pecking order, alpha dog, alpha, feeding, kennel, crate, quiet, order, repeating commands, hearing, routine, habit, right of way, supervision, supervise, teach, consistent, consistency, expectations

Uploaded Date : 2012-05-09 | File : pdf | Size: 176 KB | Downloads : 203899 time(s)