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“THE BOOK OF DOGS – OUR COMMON DOGS” BY LOUIS AGASSIZ FUERTES AND ERNEST HAROLD BAYNES
WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY LOUIS AGASSIZ FUERTES
PUBLISHED BY THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY WASHINGTON, D. C. U. S. A. 1919

List of Dog Breeds With Pictures

List of Dog Breeds With Pictures - EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK: “THE BOOK OF DOGS - OUR COMMON DOGS” BY LOUIS AGASSIZ FUERTES AND...

CHIHUAHUA DOGS – Information About Dogs

CHIHUAHUA DOGS - Probably no animal known to man has had so much nonsense and ignorant misconception written about it as this rather insignificant...

MEXICAN HAIRLESS DOG – Information About Dogs

MEXICAN HAIRLESS DOG - Every kind of a dog, however bizarre or degenerate, can find a human friend somewhere, and this most unprepossessing product...

POODLE DOG BREED – Information About Dogs

POODLE DOG BREED - The poodle is admitted to be among the most intelligent of dogs, and why he should have been specially selected...

SCHIPPERKE DOGS – Information About Dogs

SCHIPPERKE DOGS - The schipperke got his name from being so frequently seen on the canal barges of Belgium, where he makes a good...

DACHSHUND DOGS – Information About Dogs

DACHSHUND DOGS - The dachshund, or badger dog, combines to a high degree the qualities of the hound and the terrier, and probably both...

BRUSSELS GRIFFON DOG – Information About Dogs

BRUSSELS GRIFFON DOG - The origin of the Brussels griffon is in doubt. Some authorities say that he really came from Brussels: others say...

KING CHARLES SPANIEL – Information About Dogs

KING CHARLES SPANIEL - Information About Dogs - This is one of the English toys, which name in this country includes the King Charles...

JAPANESE SPANIEL – Information About Dogs

JAPANESE SPANIEL - There are many kinds of toy spaniels, and in imperfect specimens it is sometimes difficult to know just where to place...

PEKINGESE DOG – Information About Dogs

PEKINGESE DOG – This Oriental toy is of great antiquity, as is proved in the art and sculpture of ancient dynasties in China. He...

POMERANIAN DOG BREED – Information About Dogs

POMERANIAN DOG BREED - Toy dogs have been developed from larger breeds by selective breeding. They all serve one main purpose, and it is...

MALTESE TERRIER DOGS – Information About Dogs

MALTESE TERRIER DOGS – The Maltese terrier, which should be pure white, is said to be of very ancient lineage and to have been...

YORKSHIRE TERRIER – Information About Dogs

YORKSHIRE TERRIER - Information About Dogs - The Yorkshire terrier, as a rule, is frankly exhibited as a toy. This breed, too, claims to...

SKYE TERRIER – Information About Dogs

SKYE TERRIER - No doubt in his earlier days the Skye terrier was a good sport, but of late years he has given so...

WEST HIGHLAND WHITE TERRIER BREED – Information About Dogs

WEST HIGHLAND WHITE TERRIER BREED - The West Highland white is almost the counterpart of the Scottish terrier except in color, which must be...

BEDLINGTON TERRIERS – Information About Dogs

BEDLINGTON TERRIERS - The Bedlington terrier is a clog of very deceptive appearance, and this may account in some degree for the fact that...

AIREDALE TERRIER DOG – Information About Dogs

AIREDALE TERRIER DOG - By far the most popular big terrier, in this country at least, is the Airedale, and for an all-around dog...

WELSH TERRIER DOG – Information About Dogs

WELSH TERRIER DOG - Information About Dogs - The Welsh terrier may best and most briefly be described as a wire-haired fox terrier colored...

IRISH TERRIER – Information About Dogs

IRISH TERRIER - Information About Dogs - The Irish terrier has well earned his nick- name "dare-devil," for- he has few if any equals...

FOX TERRIER DOG – Information About Dogs

FOX TERRIER DOG - Among the best known of all dogs is that buoyant, irrepressible, and violently affection- ate creature known as a fox...