The new 2012 Breed Council Book is now available from
The Secretary or Club Secretaries price £15 plus P & P.
It is acknowledged that the authors listed below are not all in agreement on every issue, however there is much to be gleaned from the writing of each one.
Brown, Curtis and Thelma The Art and Science of Judging Dogs B & E Publications, California
Elliot , Rachel Page Dogsteps, Illustrated Gait at a glance, Howell Book House, New York
Gardiner, Catherine Dog, A hobby or a Profession, Canine Consultants, Milton, Ontario, Canada
Hollenbeck, Leon The Dynamics of Canine Gait, Denlinger Publishers
Horner, Tom Take them round please, The Art of Judging Dogs. Dalsetter Designs, Wakefield. Yorkshire
Lyon, McDowell The Dog in Action, Howell Book House, New York
Smyth, R.H. The Anatomy of Dog Breeding and other books, Popular Dogs Publishing, London.
Books to Read if you can
Elliot, Rachel Page Dogsteps
Horner, Tom Take them round please
Collett, C. E. The Chow Chow
Green, Honor The Chow Chow (chapters 4 & 10)
Spira, H Canine Terminology
Phillips, D A Dog Owners guide to the Chow Chow
The extended description of the Breed Standard in either issue of the The Popular Chow by Leighton & Baer or Lydia Ingleton with Doris Rybot
Videos to watch if you can
The Official Video Collection distributed by Ringpress Books and available from ‘Our Dogs’ either from their show stand at Championship shows or their online/mail order shop.
1. American Kennel Club on the Chow Chow
2. American Kennel Club Dogsteps
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