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Of dogs and men

Author: John Barrington
Publisher: New York : Luath Press Ltd, 2013.
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Early man would have been alert to wild, camp-following dogs warning of approaching danger. Present day people can be thankful for a much wider range of canine services. Part autobiography and part history, Of Dogs and Men is a celebration of our passion for the trusty sheepdog. Filled with lively anecdotes, poems and mythological stories, Barrington sets out to map the evolution and bond between man and dog; how  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Barrington, John.
Of Dogs and Men.
New York : Luath Press Ltd, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Barrington
ISBN: 9781909912205 1909912204
OCLC Number: 854521293
Description: 1 online resource (212 pages)
Contents: Author Bio; By the Same Author; Title Page; Dedication; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Author; Founder; Learner; Shepherd; Tutor; Theory; Research; Shepherd's Tales; Dog Tales; Work; Breeds; Post; Bibliography; Red Sky at Night; Luath.
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Early man would have been alert to wild, camp-following dogs warning of approaching danger. Present day people can be thankful for a much wider range of canine services. Part autobiography and part history, Of Dogs and Men is a celebration of our passion for the trusty sheepdog. Filled with lively anecdotes, poems and mythological stories, Barrington sets out to map the evolution and bond between man and dog; how dogs developed from the wild into the beloved companions as we know them today. Barrington includes heart warming stories of collies used in life saving operations as search and rescu.

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