Old English SheepdogBook - 2004
Sporting a mop of uncombed hair and his namesake "bobtail," the Old English Sheepdog ranks high on everyone's list of most recognizable and lovable shaggy dogs. Under these famous strands stands a working droving dog of exceptional skill and talent, and more than a dollop of personality. The Old English Sheepdog, prized as a family dog of boundless affection and energy, warms the hearts of owners around the world. Written by breed authority and breeder-judge Ann Arch, this new book provides an insightful look at the history and characteristics of the Old English Sheepdog as well as the breed standard. The author provides everything an owner needs to know about puppy selection and care, feeding, grooming, obedience training, health care and maintenance. New owners will welcome the author's advice about housebreaking, puppy-proofing the home and preventing puppy problems. In addition to an authoritative, comprehensive text, this book presents over 135 photographs in full color, which prove to be as informative as they are attractive. Book jacket.
Publisher: Allenhurst, NJ : Kennel Club Books, c2004.
Edition: Rev. American ed.
Characteristics: 155 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,22 cm.
Alternative Title: Old English sheep dog