Originally kept as hunters and workers, dogs have evolved in history to occupy a unique position in the human world, unparalleled by any other successfully domesticated animal. Collins Gem Dogs is the ideal introduction to -man-s best friend-
Each entry in the book includes:
A full-colour photograph and description of the breed
Details on size, lifespan and identifying features
Notes on the breed-s character and suitability as a pet
In addition there is advice on choosing a puppy, nutrition and feeding, training and kennelling, and showing.
A section on dog trivia and a glossary of appropriate terms complete this easy-to-use guide.