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Image for The Bearded Collie AKC Breed Standard Series VHS TAPE

The Bearded Collie AKC Breed Standard Series VHS TAPE

By: American Kennel Club

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The American Kennel Club: 1989

Seller Id: VHS34144

Condition: Near Fine


Excellent VHS tape complete with leaflet laid in w/printed Official Standard for the Bearded Collie published by the AKC. Running time 22 minutes. View more info

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Jack Russell Terriers Today

By: Atter, Sheila

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House, Inc: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 37405

ISBN: 0876051948

Condition: Fine


This book is as new save for negligible color loss at the foot of spine. The unclipped dust jacket shows no price and is also beautiful save for micro dent (not a hole) in front hinge area. 192 pages. In this book of the breed, the author traces the Russell's two-hundred-year history, from the Fox terrier bred by Parson Russell to develop the modern Jack Russell. Also features a special study of the working Jack Russell including training techniques; mini-agility techniques; the breed Standard; the Russell in the show ring; much more. View more info

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Just Tammie!

By: Bryan, Dorothy and Marguerite

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1951

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 46746

Condition: Good


Exlib hardcover rebound in tartan buckram showing bumped & rubbed tips and spine ends. 64 pp text is tight and bright with pocket and fep removed, pencil doodling on last blank endppr. Solid working copy with finger soil on some page margins, title page and page just after it are both secured with clear cello tape. Tammie (a male) Scottie terrier enjoys all the attention he gets from the family being an only dog, until one day, the little girl in the family comes home with another scottie puppy, who takes over the spotlight. Tammie is miffed and runs away but learns that life on the road is ... View more info

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The Scottish Terrier

By: Buckley, Holland

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Smithmark: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34687

ISBN: 0765108127

Condition: As New


Blue boards with a pictorial inlay & black cloth spine with gilt lettering. Tartan endpapers, unpaginated 80 pp text as new. Comes complete with sewn in book mark in the shape of a small scottish terrier attached to ribbon. Foreword by Miriam Stamm. Chapters include : Origin, History, Breeding, Standard Points, Grooming, Showing, Handling and Ailments. View more info

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Banner: The Pacing White Stallion

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1974

Seller Id: R46560

ISBN: 0091101506

Condition: Very Good


Second printing of the first edition hardcover in very lightly bumped blue paper covered boards with black spine titles. Gift plate on fep, this book was awarded to a school child for good participation. Edge of 187 page block shows some fly specks on fore-edge, light soil on head of same. Corner clipped dj has a sticker price next to the clipped portion. Jacket shows color loss at tips and spine ends, a bit on flap folds, no chips or tears. White background rear dj panel is grubby and has a b/w photo of the author with his two dogs, a german shepherd and a terrier type. A Navajo India... View more info

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Baldy of Nome

By: Darling, Esther Birdsall

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc.: 1956

Seller Id: 45800

Condition: Fair


Slightly cocked exlib hardcover reading copy with borrowing slip pulled but pocket and all pages present. Color loss, tape rems and shelf wear on periphery of light green cloth covered boards that have a brown spine title and brown line drawing of a Husky dog on cover. Hinge papers are good, spine cracked at last page with 1" separated from spine at foot of last page. Unclipped dj has no chips or tears, but does have 2 call tags on spine, displays well in new mylar. Solid working copy, not pretty but all there. This story of a real Alaska dog, and of how he met his test and made good... View more info

Image for Gleason's Veterinary Hand-Book and System of Horse Taming in Two Parts.  Part One: Theory and Practice of Veterinary Science - Diseases of Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Poultry, Swine, Dogs and Birds and their Remedies.  Part Two: System of Horse Taming.

Gleason's Veterinary Hand-Book and System of Horse Taming in Two Parts. Part One: Theory and Practice of Veterinary Science - Diseases of Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Poultry, Swine, Dogs and Birds and their Remedies. Part Two: System of Horse Taming.

By: Gleason, Oliver, W. : Editor

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Chicago, Thomson & Thomas: 1900

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: MK46672

Condition: Good


Burgundy cloth with black embossed titles and 'jiggy' horse on frt board, title, horseshoe intertwined with a driving whip on backstrip. Boards show color loss and soil, some splotchyness but head of spine and upper tips are still sharp, lower tips and foot of backstrip bumped showing color loss only, no rub through. Marbled edge of page block all round, 520 page block browned and brittle. Inner hinge papers reinforced with clear cello tape, still displays well on the shelf. Black and white photo frontis of George Wilkes: The king of Trotting Sires is chipped around the periphery, and cre... View more info

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That'll Do! Widening the Sheepdog's Experience. Sheepdog Training VHS Tape

By: Jones, H. Glyn; Halsall, Eric

Price: $37.00

Publisher: England, Farming Press Videos: 1992

Edition: VHS Tape

Seller Id: VHS36963

ISBN: 0852362439

Condition: Fine


Not a former rental, displays well in original snap-lock case with wrap around photo of Jones and his dogs at work. Running time 50 mintues. VHS Tape. No names or former owner's marks. Suitable for gift giving. Jones is joined on the programme by the late Eric Halsall, one of Britain's leading writers about sheepdogs and trialling. The sequel to Jones' first video "Come Bye! and Away!, in which Glyn Jones demonstrates how he teaches his dog, Lad, more specific commands, then reduces command contact. Jimmy, seen as a pup in the first video, is now put through his paces, learning to control ... View more info

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A Puppy Named Gih

By: Machetanz, Sara

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 34758

ISBN: 0684130386

Condition: Very Good +


Collectible soft cover in VG+ condition. Two light creases at cover tips, 28 pp text browned but not brittle. No names or tears. Not exlib. Fred Machetanz's duo-tone stipple & crayon art is beautiful, the puppies are adorable. More than suitable for gift-giving. The birth and growth of five Alaskan sled dog puppies who eventually learn to pull. Ghi was not the largest or the strongest but he liked to GO and after an attempt at putting the largest dog in front, who wasn't interested in pulling, Ghi showed the family by chewing himself loose from the rear of the team and running in front. ... View more info

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Great Danes Past & Present

By: Mackenzie, Morell

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Colorado, Donald R. Hoflin: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 45570

Condition: Fine


Gorgeous reprint of the 1912 edition quality in shiny red buckram cloth, gilt lettering very bright on front with one rubbed spot, bright on spine, endpps marbled in shades of red and gold, 257 heavy glossy pages. Profusely illustrated. More than suitable for gift giving. Mr. Morell begins with the history of the breed and moves on to discuss buying, breeding, feeding and showing, etc, etc. Over 50 photographs of champion Great Danes of the day. View more info

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Elias Vail Trains Gun Dogs

By: Moffit, Ella B.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Orange Judd Publishing Co.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38037

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in splotchy dark green cloth with black type, lower tips are rubbed with board tips just peeking through cloth, foot of spine shows light color loss and left side of darkened spine head has three breaks in the cloth. Owner name is on front paste down otherwise the 219 pages are tight with no tears or writing. Covering the pointing breeds, the spaniels and non-slip retrievers, etc. with plates, including portraits. Solid working copy View more info

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The Firefighter's Best Friend Lives and Legends of Chicago Firehouse Dogs TWICE SIGNED

By: Orsinger, Trevor & Drew

Price: $18.00

Publisher: IL, Lake Claremont Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller Id: 40048

ISBN: 1893121208

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by both authors on title page. Foreword by James T. Joyce, Commissioner, Chicago Fire Department. One small ding at foot of page block and frt cover, negligible wear to corners of color illust paperback covers. 163 pp with publishers book list at rear. View more info

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An Introduction to Canine Carting VHS TAPE

By: Ostrander, Beth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dog Works Inc.:

Seller Id: VHS34147

Condition: Very Good


VHS tape. Running time 1 hr. No date found on tape or blank white cardboard slipcase. Teach your dog to pull you in a dog cart. View more info

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Fox Terriers

By: Pardoe, J.H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Ltd: 1955

Edition: Second Edition

Seller Id: 18692

Condition: Very Good


2nd edition hardcover with light rubs to tips of blue cloth, gilt title spine, 128 pp has foxed endpps and light soil to edge of page block. Text is crisp and unmarked. Origins of the breed, breeding and showing, with chapters on the wire haired and the smooth haired varieties. Frontispiece and eight pages of photographs, fold-out breeding chart from 1898 to 1945. View more info

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How to Handle Cattle with Cowdogs VHS TAPE

By: Phillips, Phil

Price: $15.00

Publisher: TX, Philwood Farms:

Seller Id: VHS34146

Condition: Very Good


VG VHS tape. Running time 1 hr 56 minutes. No date found on tape or blank white cardboard slipcase. View more info

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The Horse and Dog, Not As They Are, But As They Should Be Old and Erroneous Theories Relative to the Management of the Horse Brought Face to Face with the Facts of the Nineteenth Century

By: Sample, H. (Hamilton)

Price: $38.00

Publisher: England, Privately Published:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 34884

Condition: Fair


Pretty and detailed gold gilt horseshoe, dog, and man with whip in hand training horse to stand on a block on frt board, gilt title to spine. Dark green 'pebbled' ruled cloth with floral patterned designs blindstamped in corner is a rebind. Original cloth cut and placed in appropriate spots on covers and backstrip. Rear hinge cracked and re-glued in the past. Spine cocked, cloth rubbed at tips, spine ends and board feet. 120 illustrations on 280 pages, no loose leaves. Book is an early rebind using original pine green and boards. No date, circa 1880. All there but not pretty. The Titl... View more info

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Buckledown the Workhound

By: Shanahan, Danny

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MA, Little Brown and Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 8139

ISBN: 0316782769

Condition: Fine


Fine in near fine dust jacket. Not exlib. Tight and bright first edition hardcover w/barely bumped head of spine on unclipped dj showing tiny closed tear, now in new mylar and displays fabulously, text as new. Gift quality. Dog tired from working as president of a corporation, Buckledown vacations at a farm, where he learns the joys of living like an ordinary dog. View more info

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Hounds & Dogs Their Care, Training & Working For Hunting, Shooting, Coursing, Hawking, Police Purposes, etc, etc. The Lonsdale Library Volume XIII (13)

By: Smith, A. Croxton (Editor), et al

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44679

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in light tan cloth with tan buckram cloth backstrip with gilt titles. Tips and spine ends fairly sharp, lightly brushed. 318 pp text fine save for small split starting at foot of rep. Page block holding fine. Professionally reproduced, price clipped dj displays beautifully in new mylar with only light wear around the picture of a pack of Basset hounds on the spine. Collectible and gift quality volume for any dog lover. Includes 110 b/w illustrations. Founder's intro by The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Lonsdale, K.G., G.C.V.O., D.L. View more info

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The Dog in Nature, History and Art

By: Uze, Marcel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MIlan, The Hyperion Press:

Seller Id: 37928

Condition: Good


1st edition illustrated hardcover with a gorgeous Great Dane photograph on frt board is rubbed at periphery and head of spine has a 2" tear with 1/2" loss with cardboard showing. 63 pp text holding fine without tears but previous owner name & 1966 date are on FEP. No date of publication found in the book. Circa 1950s? A solid working copy, all there but not pretty. Marcel Uze combines the descriptions of several breeds with the history behind the breed, natures hand in the success of the breed and the art associated with all dogs. View more info

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The Race Across Alaska

By: Yee, Carolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Inc.:

Seller Id: 45472

ISBN: 0153172959

Condition: As New


1st edition, fifth printing glossy paperback. 12 pp volume about the Iditarod Dog Race. View more info