product description page
Farm Dogs : A Comprehensive Breed Guide to 93 Guardians, Herders, Terriers, and Other Canine Working
About this item
Gain a deeper understanding of your canine friends through these in-depth breed profiles that showcase how working dogs think. From familiar breeds like the Border Collie, Corgi, and Dachshund to the lesser-known Akbash, Puli, and Hovawart, Janet Vorwald Dohner describes 93 breeds of livestock guardian dogs, herding dogs, terriers, and traditional multipurpose farm dogs, highlighting the tasks each dog is best suited for and describing its physical characteristics and temperament. She also offers an accessible history of how humans bred dogs to become our partners in work and beyond, providing a thorough introduction to these highly intelligent, independent, and energetic breeds.
Number of Pages: 351
Publisher: Workman Pub Co
Author: Janet Vorwald Dohner
Street Date: October 5, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-34-4431
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.