Book of Dogs

Book of Dogs – information about dogs
“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

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 them. To add to the ease of confusion, fashion or caprice sometimes dictates new names for old friends, and the maze of synonyms is hard for the uninitiated to follow.

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 have had sporting instincts, but today he is an artificial creature, and, so far from being useful, practically requires a valet to keep his beautiful long, silken coat in order.

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 terrier. Some- how he is always associated in many minds with sunshine and dancing, and when properly cared for and kindly treated he is a joyous tiling.