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Agility Training : The Fun Sport for All Dogs
by Jane Simmons-Moake
Listed under Training Dogs

Always Faithful : A Memoir of the Marine Dogs of WWII
by William W. Putney
Listed under Working Dogs

The Complete Book of Dog Breeding
by Dan Rice
Listed under Breeding Dogs

The Dog Department : James Thurber on Hounds, Scotties, and Talking Poodles
by James Thurber
Edited by Michael J. Rosen
Hardcover - 308 pages (April 3, )
HarperCollins; ISBN: 0060196564

The Dog Listener: A Noted Expert Tells You How to Communicate with Your Dog for Willing Cooperation
by Jan Fennell, Monty Roberts (Introduction)
(Hardcover -- July 24, )

The Dog Owners Home Veterinary Handbook
by James M. Giffin, et al
Listed under Care & Health

The Complete Dog Book (19th Ed Revised)
by American Kennel Club Staff, Staff American Kennel Club

Flyball Racing : The Dog Sport for Everyone
by Lonnie Olson

David Hockney's Dog Days
by David Hockney
Hockney's drawings and paintings of his two dogs.
Listed under David Hockey

Dog Tricks for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Sarah Hodgson, Nikki Moustaki (Editor)

Don't Shoot the Dog: The New Art of Teaching and Training
by Karen Pryor
Listed under Training Dogs

The Mythology of Dogs: Canine Legend and Lore Through the Ages
by Gerald Hausman, Loretta Hausman
Book Description:
Tracing the literary and historical legacy of over 65 different breeds, The Mythology of Dogs is a magnificent, breed-by-breed collection of the legend and lore surrounding man's best friend. From the Afghan to the Yorkie, fascinating stories abount, including:

The Maltese who hid under the skirt of Mary Queen of Scots at her beheading
The medieval Wolfound who bravely saved his master's child from a marauding wolf
The Afghan whose nose got wet plugging up the holes in Noah's Ark
The Newfoundland who valiently tried to save his owner as the Titanic went down
John Steinbeck's Airedale, Omar, who learned to hustle blackjack players for their winnings
The Greyhounds of Ovid's Metamorphasis, who chased and killed their master after he was turned into a stag by Diana as punishment for psying on her in a state of undress
Paperback: 288 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.86 x 9.26 x 6.10 
Publisher: St. Martin's Press; (December 15, ) 
ISBN: 0312181396 

Old Dogs Remembered
by Bud Johns, Eugene O'Neill, Albert R. Hunt, E.B. Kahn Jr., Steve Rubenstein, Ruth Pollack Coughlin, James Thurber, E. B. White
An anthology of stories and poems about dogs by outstanding authors.
Paperback from Synergistic Pr

Ready! the Training of the Search and Rescue Dog
by Susan Bulanda (Introduction), Luana Luther (Editor)
Listed under Training Dogs

How to Be Your Dog's Best Friend : A Training Manual for Dog Owners
by New Skete Monks, et al 
Hardcover - 202 pages (October 1978)
Little Brown & Company; ISBN: 0316604917

Handbook of Applied Dog Behavior and Training, Vol. 1: Adaptation and Learning
by Steven R. Lindsay, Victoria Lea Voith

William Wegman Letterheads : A Writing Tablet
by William Wegman 
Listed under William Wegman

Show Me! : A Dog Showing Primer
by D. Caroline Coile

Help! My Dog Has An Attitude
by Gwen Bohnenkamp 

K-9 Soldiers : Vietnam and After (Hellgate Memories Series.)
by Paul B. Morgan 
Listed under Working Dogs

The Other End of the Leash
The Other End of the Leash
by Patricia McConnell
Hardcover from Ballantine Books
The Perfect Match : A Dog Buyer's Guide
by Chris Walkowicz

Russian Names for Russian Dogs
by Irene Zerebko
Hardcover: 80 pages
Denlinger's Publishers, Ltd.; ISBN: 0877141134; (December 1985)
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Second Chances: More Tales of Found Dogs
by Elise Lufkin
Hardcover from The Lyons Press
The Stone Guide to Dog Grooming for All Breeds
by Ben and Pearl Stone, et al
Book Description: The Stone Guide to Dog Grooming For All Breeds presents the broad repertoire of the dog groomer's art for the pleasure and enlightenment of every reader. Comprehensive and comprehensible, this is the widest-ranging work ever on canine beauty culture. Here is the history and development of dog grooming from the beginning to its present sophisticated state. Here are the Basics and the Tricks of the Trade †the little secrets that make the big difference in the finished product. 

The Stone Guide to Dog Grooming For All Breeds includes grooming instruction for all 125 AKC recognized breeds, mixed breeds and even cats! There are chapters on equipment, setting up a shop and developing a thriving grooming business. This reliable guidance shows how to get the most out of a grooming business and avoid the pitfalls at the same time. Dozens of Specialty clubs have contributed show grooming sections for their breeds, and hundreds of to-the-point photos, drawings and charts show what the authors say as they say it. 

The graphic value of the Stone Guide fully matches the expert text. Whether you are an established groomer, a grooming student, an owner who wants to groom the family dog or a hobbyist seeking information on the professional side of dog grooming, you'll find the Stone Guide a constant, indispensable reference for every question you'll ever have on the subject. 
(Hardcover - November 1981)

The Dogs of Myth: Tales from Around the World
by Gerald Hausman, Loretta Hausman, Barry Moser (illustrator)
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