There are 17 books in this catalogue.
Dog breeds in Australia.
no author stated
Book Number: 62974
Sterling Media, Seven Hills, 1996. 4to. hardcover. 336pp. index, full page colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Nutrition and Behaviour in Dogs and Cats
Anderson, R. S.
Book Number: 47444
Pergamon Press 1984 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 241pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. Scarce
Romany Muriel and Doris
Evens, G.K. Raq, Illustrated by Ills. By Reg Gammon
Book Number: 5901
University of London Press, 1950 8vo. hardcover. 172pp. b/w drawings. very good. / good, chipped d/w.
The Complete Book of Australian Dogs
Book Number: 24412
Sydney, Currawong Press, 1987 8vo. hardcover. 128pp. b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
The Truth About Dogs
Book Number: 24649
London, 1988 Bloomsbury Small 8vo. hardcover. 121pp. b/w illus. very good, / good d/w.
Our Friend The Bulldog
Johns,Rowland (edited by)
Book Number: 29238
London: Methuen & Co.Ltd. 1953 8mo. hardcover. 83pp. good. / good d/w.
Rangi - Highland Rescue Dog
Book Number: 34785
Harville Press 1970 8vo. Excellent unmarked copy in very good d/w with wear to extremes. Illustrated with b&w plates. Story of the Glencoe Rescue Team, and the training of rescue dogs.
Life With Topsy
Book Number: 37711
London: William Heinemann, 1942 8vo. hardcover. 415pp. b/w illus. good+. / fair d/w foxed & missing piece at bottom of spine.
Complete Book of Australian Dogs
Book Number: 44864
Currawong Press 1981 Large 8vo hardcover 128pp colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's inscription on fep. / very good d/w with wear to top of spine.
Working Dogs Stories From All Around Australia
Book Number: 44919
ABC Books 1993 8vo softcover 238pp very good. The third collection of stories about Australia's once unheralded stars of the bush. More than 120 sparkling stories mostly drawn from the ABC listeners' contributions to a nation-wide competition in honor of working dogs.
The Kennel Club's illustrated breed standards
Book Number: 45882
Bodley Head 1989 4to hardcover 352pp fine. Illustrated throuhout with colour photo's and line drawings of each breed. Index. The Kennel Club recognises some 164 major breeds. Each breed has a descriptive Standard which details its essential features. This book collects all the Standards together for the first time. The breeds in each group, Hound, Gundog, Terrier, Utility, Working and Toy are set out and each written Standard is accompainied by a brief history of the breed, its origins and purpose. This is an indispensable reference book for judges, breeders, owners and anyone with an interest in pure-bred dogs.
SAVING CINNAMON - The Amazing True Story of a Missing Military Puppy and the Desperate Mission to Bring Her Home
Book Number: 53193
Hachette Australia 2009 8vo softcover 243pp very good. Set against the backdrop of the war in Afghanistan, Saving Cinnamon chronicles the love story of Navy Reservist Mark Feffer and a stray puppy he bonded with while stationed outside of Kandahar. When Mark is about to return stateside, he decides to adopt Cinnamon and sets up her transport back to the U.S. But the unthinkable happens and Cinnamon is abandoned by the dog handler who was supposed to bring her home, and disappears with out a trace. Mark and his family start a desperate search for the puppy which lasts 44 days and ends dramatically when Mark and Cinnamon are finally reunited. This is a touching memoir told by Mark’s sister, who initiated the rescue efforts.
Trackers. Untold Stories of Australian Dogs of War
Book Number: 56263
New Holland Publishers (NZ) Ltd 2000 8vo softcover 212pp b/w illus. very good. The tale of the Australian army's little-known use of combat tracker dogs during the Vietnam War. A war veteran tells his story, blending the terror of hunting and encountering the elusive Viet Cong, with the tender relationship between a naive young Aust
The Australian Kelpie Club of N.S.W.
Berry, Stan (editor)
Book Number: 53919
The Australian Kelpie Club of N.S.W. 1978 8vo. stapled wraps. 86pp. very good, owner's stamp on fep. Scarce.