The CTCA's acclaimed Coton de Tulear News is the best way to keep up with the breed. This publication is filled with expert health, genetic, grooming, behavioral, and historical information exclusively about the breed. Whether you are a new owner, an experienced Coton fancier, or someone considering the purchase of a Coton, this news magazine has important information for you. The Coton de Tulear News is 46 or more pages of useful information an issue. THERE ARE NO ADs or Breeder Show Boasts, so it is all information, all the time. Articles are professionally produced exclusively for the Coton de Tulear News and appear no where else in the world.
The "Coton de Tulear News" is the oldest and longest-running newsletter in the Coton de Tulear world. It is available now in only a CD Rom edition. It has professionally-produced, all color, all original, in-depth articles about all aspects of the Coton breed. Articles have included: children's Coton poems, exploring the graves and settlements of the pirates of Madagascar (who introduced Cotons to the Island), health alerts and rescue information, the Malagasy people, exploring the forests, deserts and jungles of Madagascar, the first Cotons, understanding Coton genetics, behavioral problems, how to photograph your Coton (and share the pictures on the internet), clicker training, safe dog foods, Coton owners and their stories, Coton fiction, reviews of dog products, dog books, dog magazines and Malagasy imports, Coton tales, cloning Cotons, Coton parties, parting humor shots, exposes of Coton puppymills, the two different Coton breeds sold in America, Coton rescues, and much, much more.
The CTCA's subscriber-only newsletter contains NO advertisements is available to anyone regardless of club affiliation or not, who has any breed or even just dog lovers who have only a cat, fish or gerbil! It costs only $30 for four issues (separate CDs) mailed to your address. Note that at times, we've run late with this publication but subscribers are guaranteed four issues regardless. If you subscribe now, we'll start your subscription right away with the most recent edition. Order information is at the end of this article.
The feature-packed issues of the Coton de Tulear News cost only $30 for four issues mailed First Class anywhere in the world, (order information below; Sample Newsletter, $10). The newsletter is available in CD ROM only...
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Read the world's best, most informative Coton book! The 2nd Edition of the famous Coton book is a greatly revised, expanded, colorful CD ROM.
Chapter 1 - The Beginning (35 pages)
Chapter 2 - The Basics (132 pages)
Chapter 3 - An Introduction to the Coton de Tulear Breed (40 pages)
Chapter 4 - History (73 pages)
Chapter 5 - Standard (34 pages)
Chapter 6 - Grooming (51 pages)
Chapter 7 - Showing (44 pages)
Chapter 8 - Diet (78 pages)
Chapter 9 - Training (47 pages)
Chapter 10 - Health (144 pages)
Chapter 11a - Genetics: a Primer (28 pages)
Chapter 11b - Genetics: Color in Cotons (42 pages)
Chapter 11c - Genetics: Defects, Inbreeding & the Future (123 pages)
Chapter 12 - Breeding (30 pages)
Chapter 13 - The Future (13 pages)
Chapter 14 - References (107 pages)
Appendix A - Coton Parties (46 pages)
Appendix B - Names of CTCA registered Cotons (21 pages)
Appendix C - The French Coton Standard (13 pages)
Appendix D - The CTCA's Health Test (8 pages)
Appendix E - The CTCA's Code of Ethics (15 pages)
The first edition of this world-acclaimed book was in production from April, 1996 through January, 1998. A new, Second Edition was released as a 1,099-page CD ROM. This book is a "must have" for anyone contemplating ownership of a Coton (or companion dog) or for anyone who has a Coton.
Also by the same author. . .
Jay Russell holds a Doctorate in Anatomy & Biology from Duke University and has taught advanced seminars in evolution and human behavior at UCLA and the University of Vienna.
If for some reason, usually AOL, you cannot download an order form from the link above, then merely:
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- Enclose your telephone number and email address so we can contact you if necessary.
- The costs are: $53.95 for the CD ROM and $30 for four issues of the Coton de Tulear News (CD ROM issues).
- Make your check (drawn in US dollars) payable to the "CTCA."
- For European orders, your check must be drawn on a US bank. Attention residents of Europe, Africa and Asia: American banks are now charging us a enormous fee--$25US--to process EACH check you send us. We have no choice but to require you to add $25 for EACH CHECK you send us for orders under $70. We think this bank fee amounts to an unfair tarrif on international trade, but there is nothing we can do about it. Please accept our sincere apology.
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- Mail your order to:
Laurie Spalding, Vice-President
The Coton de Tulear Club of America
PO Box 600
Windsor, NY 13865 USA
Please allow up to 3 weeks for delivery.
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