Your Dream Dog!

A Guide to Choosing the Right Breed for You

"Pet trainer to the stars" Bash Dibra shares his extensive knowledge and experience to help you find your dream dog. Apprenticed in Europe to some of the most distinguished trainers and kennel masters, Bash has worked with nearly every type of dog imaginable - from purebred show dogs to all-American mutts -- and he understands the varied temperaments, talents, and qualities each possesses.

Let Bash Dibra help you choose the perfect canine companion - and move from puppy love to a happy, long-term relationship with the dog of your dreams.

How to Choose the Perfect Dog
Professional Breeders vs. Private Breeders
Adopting from a Rescue Group
Adopting from a Shelter

Bash Dibra, author of Your Dream Dog: A Guide to Choosing the Right Breed for You, is an internationally acclaimed animal behaviorist and trainer. His celebrity clients include Martin Scorsese, Jennifer Lopez, Sarah Jessica Parker, Mariah Carey, Kim Basinger, Alec Baldwin and Naomi Campbell, among others. He is a member of the Bronx County Kennel Club, as well as the Animal Behavior Society, the ASPCA and the Humane Society of New York, and is on the board of directors of New York SAVE, a nonprofit organization devoted to saving animals in veterinary emergency. Bash is a recipient of the New York State Humane Association Award and the New York City Veterinary Medical Association Unsung Hero Award. He resides in Riverdale, New York, with six dogs, four cats and a bird.

Reprinted from Your Dream Dog: A Guide to Choosing the Right Breed for You by Bash Dibra © 2003 Permission granted by New American Library

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