TITLE

CHAPTER XXIII: THE SETTERS

AUTHOR(S)
Leighton, Robert
PUB. DATE
January 1910
SOURCE
Dogs & All About Them;1/1/1910, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Classic Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter XXIII of the book "Dogs and All About Them" is presented. It explores the origin and general descriptions of the three types of Setter dogs which are the English Setter, Irish Setter and the Black and Tan Setter. It states that the Black and Tan Setter is heavier than the English and Irish varieties. It also highlights the oldest and most successful owners of Setters dog who have consistently competed in various dog competitions.
ACCESSION #
34341654

 

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