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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

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...

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...

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...

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...

IRISH WATER SPANIEL – Information About Dogs

IRISH WATER SPANIEL – Identified more or less with the retrievers, because they perform similar duties, are the sporting spaniels, which, because they are...

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...

ENGLISH SHEEPDOG – Information About Dogs

ENGLISH SHEEPDOG - Rapidly gaining in popularity, the curious woolly sheep-dog has become thoroughly established in the United States ; he has long been...

Great Dane Dog Breed – Information About Dogs

Great Dane Dog Breed - Not quite so swift as the greyhound, deer-hound, or wolfhound, the great Dane is more powerful than any of them...

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...

COCKER SPANIELS, CLUMBER DOG and FIELD – Information About Dogs

COCKER SPANIELS, CLUMBER DOG and FIELD – These rather closely related dogs may, like the setters, be considered each in relation to the others. The...

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...

Wolves And Coyotes – Information About Dogs

Wolves And Coyotes - The timber, or gray, wolf, which undoubtedly has an influence in the formation of the native  Indian and Eskimo dogs...

GERMAN SHEPHERD DOG BREED – Information About Dogs

GERMAN SHEPHERD DOG BREED  - On the continent of Europe there are many kinds of dogs used for guarding sheep, but those best known...

Bloodhound Dog – Information About Dogs

Bloodhound Dog - The bloodhound is a dog of only medium size and, in spite of his name and reputation, is gentle and affectionate....

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...

NEWFOUNDLAND DOG BREED – Information About Dogs

NEWFOUNDLAND DOG BREED – Information About Dogs  - Two dogs which rival the Eskimo in their ability to endure deep snow and extreme cold...

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...

Dingo Dogs Information

Dingo Dogs - Several fine dingos have been kept in various zoological gardens in this country, those in Washington being especially typical and well...

BELGIAN SHEPHERD DOG – Information About Dogs

BELGIAN SHEPHERD DOG - Many types of shepherd dogs have been developed in Europe, and doubtless a good many have just "growed," like Topsy....

Foxhound Dog – Information About Dogs

Foxhound Dog - The English foxhound for more than 300 years has been one of the principal factors in the great English sport of...