Best of Breed

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Silver - Adult Reference Title from New Media's 1996 Invision Awards

The American Kennel Club's Multimedia Guide to Dogs

Whether you're an experienced owner or in the market for your first dog, Best of Breed is a "must-have" resource. Bringing together for the first time the authority of the American Kennel Club, the completeness of the Howell Book House library, and the power of multimedia, this interactive program places the world of dogs at your fingertips.

Over 600 pictures depict every breed recognized by the American Kennel Club, and more.

45 minutes of digital video from the AKC library offers step-by-step training procedures from housebreaking your dog to helping him look his best in the show ring.

Over 1000 pages of fully searchable text from The Complete Dog Book - and other best-selling titles from Howell Book House, the authority in pet reference.

A special Pet Profile lets you specify the attributes you are looking for and recommends the right dog for your household.

Canine-care resources help you maintain veterinary records, understand and treat illness, and provide top-notch care for your dog.

Fun features include the Puppy Parade slide show, Famous Dogs, and a special section on choosing a name for your dog.

Direct link to Best of Breed on America Online where you will find links to other dog enthusiasts and top vets in the Pet Care Forum.

Welcome to Best of Breed, The American Kennel Club's multimedia guide to dogs. Best of Breed is the only interactive resource on dogs that carries the American Kennel Club's stamp of approval. Best of Breed gives you direct acc4ess to the official AKC reference source on dogs, The Complete Dog Book.

Find the dog that's just right for you

Best of Breed makes choosing and owning a dog a happy, enjoyable experience - for first-time owners and experienced owners, and for every member of your family. Now you can choose from the comprehensive list of AKC-recognized breeds to find the kind of dog whose size, disposition, and habits suit you and your family. Official AKC standards, history, and characteristics for each breed will help you make an informed decision.

Train your dog the right way

A professional trainer goes through the five basic steps to training a dog - on video.

Maintain your dog's health

Keep up-to-the-minute records of your dog's medical information as well as other pertinent identification information.

Factual, fun, and easy to use

Explore and enjoy this truly interactive multimedia professional guide to the world of dogs. Everything you need is at your fingertips. Clear, concise, and accessible, Best of Breed gives you instant access to its many resources, multiple levels of information, features, and functions. In no time, you'll be navigating like an expert.

Choose from the array of useful, informative, and entertaining sections and topics.

Video, audio, photography, and the power of interactivity bring to life this wealth of information on dogs and make it available how you want it, when you want it. The online capabilities seamlessly tap a world of information to enhance your experience with Best of Breed.

Experience the sound, color, and excitement of dogs in action - brought to you "live" on video. Best of Breed provides a front row seat just for you. Sit back and enjoy as the finest dogs in the world go through their paces for you.

Over 600 stunning photo close-ups of AKC dogs - from Bassets to Bulldogs, from Mastiffs to Miniature Schnauzers - make the Best of Breed photo library one of the most extensive.

Access the highly informative text selected from The Complete Dog Book, the #1 source on dogs. You can browse, select specific articles, and even print them if you wish.

Requirements: Windows - 486/33Mhz or better, 8MB of RAM, double speed CD-ROM drive, multimedia PC compatible audio board, mouse, Microsoft Windows 3.1 or higher or Windows 95, color monitor with 256 colors of gray scale, 640x480 screen area.

Requirements: Macintosh - Performa or better/33MHz, 8MB of RAM, double speed CD-ROM drive, System 7.0.1 or higher, color monitor with 256 colors or gray scale, 640x480 screen area.

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