By Jessica Freni

Some books that deserve a permanent place on every serious exhibitors bookshelf and some novels to toss in your ringside bag between ring times.

  • Dogsteps: A New Look, 3rd Edition (CompanionHouse Books) Definitive Manual to Canine Movement, Dog Anatomy, and Natural Gaits of Purebred Dogs; for Breeders, Judges, and Anyone Wanting to Show Dogs

  • D. Claudia Waller Orlandi

The ABC’s of Dog Breeding What Every Breeder Should Know

  • A must have for any Toy breeder/ enthusiast

Toy Dogs and Their Ancestors: Including the History and Management of Toy Spaniels, Pekingese, Japanese and Pomeranians

By Lady Wentworth

  • Bones Would Rain from the Sky: Deepening Our Relationships with Dogs

by Suzanne Clothier

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