TITLE

CHAPTER VII: THE DALMATIAN

AUTHOR(S)
Leighton, Robert
PUB. DATE
January 1910
SOURCE
Dogs & All About Them;1/1/1910, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Classic Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter VII of the book "Dogs and All About Them," is presented. It states that Dalmatians were known as the Coach Dog, a name appropriately derived from its fondness for following a carriage, for living in and about the stable, and for accompanying his master's horses at exercise. It also highlights on the agreement of early authorities that the breed was first introduced from Dalmatia, Croatia. An overview of the general description of a Dalmatian dog is also presented.
ACCESSION #
34341638

 

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