borzoi Books, Gifts & More

Books:

Borzoi - The Russian Wolfhound. Its History, Breeding, Exhibiting And Care (vintage Dog Books Breed

Borzoi - The Russian Wolfhound. Its History, Breeding, Exhibiting And Care (vintage Dog Books Breed

By Nellie L. Martin. A VINTAGE DOG BOOKS CLASSIC REPRINT Originally published in 1931, this extremely scarce early work on the Russian Wolfhound or Borzoi, is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. VINTAGE DOG BOOKS have republished it, using the original text and photographs, as part of their CLASSIC BREED BOOKS series. Only a handful of books have ever been written on this truly magnificent aristocrat of the canine race. This particular title is an important, complete and practical work, and the author has endeavoured to show the breed as it truly is. Its origins and history have been well researched, with information on other topics being gathered from breeders worldwide, including the authors own wealth of practical experience with the Borzoi. The book''s one hundred and eighteen pages contain numerous comprehensive chapters, each being illustrated with rare vintage photographs and line drawings: Origins and History. - Famous Dogs of United States, Canada and England. - Official Standard. - Head, Body, Legs, Feet and Tail. - Coat, Colour and General Appearance. - Traits and Disposition. - Training, Feeding and Kenneling. - Preparing for the Show Ring. - Breeding Principles. - Handling of the Stud. - Questionnaires. - List of Russian Wolfhound Champions. Etc. This is a fascinating read for any Russian Wolfhound / Borzoi enthusiast or historian of the breed, but also contains much information that is still useful and practical today.


 

It Is Hard To Be Humble: When You Own A Borzoi

It Is Hard To Be Humble: When You Own A Borzoi

It Is Hard To Be Humble: When You Own A Borzoi


 

Borzoi

Borzoi

This Comprehensive Owner’s Guide to the Borzoi serves as a complete introduction to beautiful, aristocratic Russian sighthound. The Borzoi, known in Russia as the Psowaya Borzoi, combines elegance and strength in a way that only a truly noble purebred dog can do. Written by renowned British Borzoi breeder, illustrator, and author, Dr. Desiree Scott, this volume provides well-researched information on the breed’s origins in Russia, Europe, Asia, and the United States. The book continues with a chapter on characteristics, encapsulating all of the virtues of this unique sighthound, offering sound advice about which owners are best suited to the breed. The chapter devoted to the breed standard is illustrated with computer-generated graphics by the author to demonstrate correct type and structure for newcomers and experienced Borzoi fanciers alike.All owners will welcome the well-prepared chapter on finding a breeder and selecting a healthy, sound puppy. Chapters on puppy-proofing the home and yard, purchasing the right supplies for the puppy as well as house-training, feeding, and grooming are brimming with detail and illustrated with handsome adults and puppies. In all, there are over 135 photographs in this useful and reliable volume. The author’s advice on obedience training will help readers better mold and train their independent-minded dogs into the most socialized, well-mannered good canine citizens. The extensive chapter on healthcare provides accurate information on selecting a qualified veterinarian, vaccinations, parasites, infectious diseases, and more. The final chapter on showing the Borzoi will be of great interest to all owners interested in exploring the competitive world of dog sports. Sidebars throughout the text offer helpful hints, covering topics as diverse as vaccines, toxic plants, first aid, crate training, carsickness, fussy eaters, and more. Fully indexed.


 

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Gifts & More:

Borzoi Blanket

Borzoi Blanket

Nothing beats the exceptional look and quality of our Borzoi Blanket. Among the finest made, you will be provided with great satisfaction and long lasting enjoyment. Why not pamper yourself or give a loved one a Borzoi gift to show them how much you care. The Borzoi Blanket will make the perfect gift for any Borzoi lover. Shop with confidence, because all products come with a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee. Click over now to see the big selection of Borzoi gifts we offer.


 

Borzoi Tote Bag

Borzoi Tote Bag

Our Borzoi Tote Bag makes a wonderful accessory for anyone who shares the energy of the Borzoi, and is always on the go. The marvelous lifelike portrait on both sides of these 17" X 17" Borzoi Tote Bags instantly marks you as an enthusiast of discerning tastes, and you will get years of use out of its high quality, machine washable 100% cotton construction.


 

Borzoi Pen Holder

Borzoi Pen Holder

This spectacular Borzoi Pen Holder will spruce up any desk or work station. With a beautiful wood plaque mount, an intricately designed figurine and a handsome gold tone pen, your new desk accessory is sure to bring up lots of conversation about your favorite friend. Each Borzoi Pen Holder measures approximately 6" x 4 ?" inches. The Borzoi Pen Holder is always a fantastic gift.


 

Borzoi Coffee Mug

Borzoi Coffee Mug

Nothing beats the exceptional look and quality of our Borzoi Mug. Among the finest made, you will be provided with great satisfaction and long lasting enjoyment. Why not pamper yourself or give a loved one a Borzoi gift to show them how much you care. The Borzoi Mug will make the perfect gift for any Borzoi lover. Shop with confidence, because all products come with a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee. Click over now to see the big selection of Borzoi gifts we offer.


 


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