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The Resource The dog merchants : inside the big business of breeders, pet stores, and rescuers, Kim Kavin

The dog merchants : inside the big business of breeders, pet stores, and rescuers, Kim Kavin

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The dog merchants : inside the big business of breeders, pet stores, and rescuers
Title
The dog merchants
Title remainder
inside the big business of breeders, pet stores, and rescuers
Statement of responsibility
Kim Kavin
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Reveals the complex network behind the $11 billion-a-year business of selling dogs; discusses how all dogs are treated, from puppy mills to high-kill shelters; and shows how all dog lovers can come together, with one voice as consumers, on behalf of canines everywhere,"--NoveList
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Kavin, Kim
Dewey number
636.7/0068
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Dog industry
  • Dog breeders
  • Pet shops
  • Dog rescue
Label
The dog merchants : inside the big business of breeders, pet stores, and rescuers, Kim Kavin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 273-303) and index
Contents
Setting the base price -- Luxury packaging -- Branding, by breeding -- Freelance producers -- Big production companies -- The mega-distributor -- Marketing the message -- Industry waste -- The upstart competitor -- Repackaging and rebranding -- Lemons versus steals -- The genesis and the future -- Smart shopping -- Consumer intelligence -- A note about spay/neuter -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn923794405
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
xvi, 304 pages
Isbn
9781681771403
System control number
(OCoLC)923794405
Label
The dog merchants : inside the big business of breeders, pet stores, and rescuers, Kim Kavin
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 273-303) and index
Contents
Setting the base price -- Luxury packaging -- Branding, by breeding -- Freelance producers -- Big production companies -- The mega-distributor -- Marketing the message -- Industry waste -- The upstart competitor -- Repackaging and rebranding -- Lemons versus steals -- The genesis and the future -- Smart shopping -- Consumer intelligence -- A note about spay/neuter -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn923794405
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
xvi, 304 pages
Isbn
9781681771403
System control number
(OCoLC)923794405

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