The Lakeland Terrier

The Lakeland Terrier

by Sean Frain
     
 

• A fascinating introduction to the breed • The history and development of the Lakeland terrier • The breed's strengths and weaknesses From its beginnings hunting predators of livestock in the British countryside, the Lakeland terrier developed in the Lake District of England. The author argues that although it is now a distinct show variety, the dog

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• A fascinating introduction to the breed • The history and development of the Lakeland terrier • The breed's strengths and weaknesses From its beginnings hunting predators of livestock in the British countryside, the Lakeland terrier developed in the Lake District of England. The author argues that although it is now a distinct show variety, the dog should retain its traditional working skills. Notable dogs and breeders, such as the legendary Bill Irving, are discussed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781846890017
Publisher:
Swan Hill Press
Publication date:
10/28/2007
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

Seán Frain has been keeping, working, and breeding terriers for thirty-five years and is the author of over twenty books, including the best-selling The Patterdale Terrier (978-1-904057-57-4). He lives close to the Cumbrian border, where Patterdale terriers have been bred and worked for decades, and has carefully researched the bloodlines of working breeds of terrier and those who have bred them.

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