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Dogs: their sagacity, instinct, and uses

with descriptions of their several varieties

by George Frederick Pardon

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Published by James Blackwood in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Frederick Pardon
    ContributionsWeir, Harrison, 1824-1906, illustrator
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx pages, 1 ., 306 pages :
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26297076M

    In his book THE SETTER, Mr. Laverack, in says himself the only two of his dogs good enough to compete were, Mr. R. Ll. Purcell Llewellin's Countess or Mr. Garth's Daisy; these are the only two pure specimens of the Laverack Setters that ever contested at the trials, and I think I may say their performances have satisfied everyone.". From the beginning of their domestication sheep have been watched over by shepherds or shepherdesses as they grazed. The animals were encouraged to feed in particular areas considered to be the most suitable, or on ground left to them after parts of the land were taken up for other uses; they were moved to fresh grazing grounds, and protected from predators.

    Throughout history, the dogs have helped man to hunt and drive their herds. They are the emblem of fidelity, friendship, and companionship. In addition, they show a good understanding of our nature. To dream of a dog may reflect the desire to feel loved and protected, to .   THE DOMESDAY BOOK OF DOGS. Smithfield Collie. Also known as the Smithfield Sheepdog and The Drovers' Dog, this was a dog of renowned sagacity; a livestock drover gentle with fowl, yet firm with cattle. It could catch the occasional rabbit for the pot and when mated to a greyhound it would produce that most legendary of all beasts, the Norfolk.

    The chestnut covers considerable areas in Prigord, Limousin and Beam; resinotis trees (firs, pines, larches, &c.) form fine forests in the Vosges and The indigenous fauna include the bear, now very rare but still found in the Alps and Pyrenees, the wolf, harbouring chiefly in the Cvennes and Vosges, but in continually decreasing areas; the fox, marten, badger, weasel, otter, the . This instinct of the animals, which act from the moment of their birth each in the confines prescribed to them by nature, and which know how, save in accident proceeding from a higher instinct than their own, to take care of themselves unerringly — this instinct may, for the sake of exact definition, be termed automatic; but it must have.


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The will is determined by innate tendencies or impulses, or in other words, by instinct, and forms the most important part of the dog's moral nature. George Frederick Pardon ("author of The Faces in the Fire etc. etc."), Dogs: Sagacity, Instinct, and Uses with Descriptions of their Several Varieties, illustrated by Harrison Weir (London: Blackwood, ).

This is a "chapter book" (of plus pages!), aimed at "young readers" and interesting for anchoring (with a date/place of publication. Dogs For The Farm Golden Age: - 0 Perhaps the only breed of dogs that can be said to be of much service on the farm is the Scotch Collie, which has been recently introduced here in considerable numbers, and is in great demand from all sections of the country.

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The sagacity of the shepherd’s dog is wonderful; and if I had not seen so much myself, I could hardly credit all we read about them. It is but a few days since I was reading in a Scotch paper a wonderful performance of one of these collie dogs.

Herding dogs of collie type have long been widespread in Britain, and these can be regarded as a landrace from which a number of other landraces, types, and formal breeds have been derived, both in Britain and elsewhere.

Many of them are working herding dogs, but some have been bred for conformation showing and as pets, sometimes losing their working instincts in the course of. All About Dogs - A Book For Doggy People | by Charles Henry Lane To his fellow lovers and admirers of Dogs throughout the World, this little book is respectfully Dedicated by the Author, in the earnest hope that it may be the means of stimulating and increasing their appreciation of the most faithful, devoted and reliable.

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Uncle Thomas concludes. The show people wanted a giant dog, but that’s because their dogs derive from giant dogs that were sold at St. John’s– and were probably produced just so they would meet the demands of the dog fancier.

It’s sort of a bizarre history, and teasing it apart from the romance is one of the most difficult tasks for any canine historian. book viii. the nature of the terrestrial animals. book ix. the natural history of fishes.

book x. the natural history of birds. book xi. the various kinds of insects. book xii. the natural history of trees book xiii. the natural history of exotic trees, and an account of unguents. book xiv.

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