Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds

Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds

Book - 2005 | 2nd ed
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toy, and herding groups. She also gives advice on choosing a dog for your family, and information about medical conditions, anatomy and breeding. We want them all, including the Neapolitan Mastiff who strongly resembles a casserole left out in the rain, and the Miniature Pinscher, who looks like he could bring down a freight train but is only about 11 inches tall. Annotation 2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Akitas require mental exercise every day. Airedale Terriers must hunt, no matter what, Havanese must live indoors despite a thick fur coat, and Tibetan Terriers are really family dogs, although they have been known to slip out and herd a yak or two. Coile provides descriptions of provenance, temperament, upkeep, health, and form and function, along with color photographs and quick-comparison charts for over 150 breeds, including those in the sporting, non-sporting, hound, working, terrier,
Publisher: Hauppauge, NY : Barron's Educational Series, c2005
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 0764157000
Branch Call Number: 636.7103 COI 2005
Characteristics: xv, 352 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm


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