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Creators of Pedigree Dogs If    you    are    interested    in    publishing    one    or more     of     these     articles,     illustrations     and photographs included please contact me. E-mail:  horter@tiscali.nl All   articles   are   available   in   English   and/or in Dutch.
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Bull Terrier - James Hinks

The story of the life and time of dog trader James Hinks from Birmingham, who created the modern Bull Terrier in the 19th century. Illustrated with old photographs, engravings, prints and  paintings.

Dobermann Pinscher  - Karl Friedrich Louis Dobermann

A biography of the German tax officer Karl Friedrich Louis Dobermann (1834-1894). Early history and development of the Dobermann. Illustrated with old prints, paintings and old and new photographs

Dogo Argentino - Antonio & Agustin Nores Martinez

The story of the brothers Antonio and Agustin Nores Martinez from Argentina. At the beginning of the 20th century they created the Dogo Argentino using the Old Fighting Dog of Cordoba and several other breeds. Illustrated with prints, paintings and old and new photographs.

German Shepherd Dog - Rittmeister Max von Stephanitz

Max von Stephanitz was not the creator of the German Shepherd Dog but the man who, out of many types of German shepherd dogs, chose one dog that became the foundation of the modern breed.

Griffon Boulet - Emmanuel Boulet  - Dutch

Emmanuel   Boulet,   ‘vader   van   de   Griffon   Boulet’   een   Fransman   die aan   het   einde   van   de   negentiende   eeuw   uit   onder   andere   Franse voorstaande    honden    een    nieuw    type    Griffon    fokte,    de    Griffon Boulet.

Dunkeren - Wilhelm Dunker & Hygenhunden - Mr Hygen

A biography of two Scandinavian dog fanciers and their dogs. Early history and development of the Dunkerhund and the Hygenhund. Illustrated with photos of these two rare breeds.

Hamilton Hound - Graaf Adolf Patrik Hamilton  - Dutch

The   Hamilton   Hound   (or   Hamiltonstövare)   is   hardly   known   outside Sweden.   In   dog   literature,   there   is   scant   information   about   the   breed, let   alone   its   creator.   The   life   and   times   of   a   Swedish   nobleman   (1852- 1910).

Korthals-Griffon - Mr Eduard Karel Korthals

A   biography   of   the   Dutch   hunter   Eduard   Karel   Korthals   (1851-1896). Early history and development of the Korthals-Griffon. Illustrated with old prints, paintings and old and new photographs. New photos by Alice van Kempen.

Poodlepointer - Sigismund Freiherr von Zedlitz

The life and the times of Sigismund Freiherr von Zedlitz who created the Poodlepointer. Illustrated  with paintings and old photographs.

Leonberger - Heinrich Essig

The story of the life and time of civil servant Heinrich Essig from the German city of Leonberg, who created the Leonberger. Illustrated with old photographs, prints and paintings.
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Eurasier - Julius Wipfel

The life and times of the 20th century German breeder Julius Wipfel, who created the Eurasier using a Chow Chow and a Samoyed.

Illustrated with old and new photographs

Schillerstövare - Mr Per Schiller

A   biography   of   the   Swedish   farmer-hunter-painter   Per   Schiller   (1858- 1892). Early history and development of the Schillerstövare. Illustrated with old prints, paintings and old and new photographs.

Russell Terrier - Parson Jack Russell

A   biography   of   the   British   Parson   Jack   Russell   (1795-1883).   Early   history and development of the Russell Terriers. Illustrated with old prints, paintings and old and new photographs.

Irish Wolfhound - Capt. George Augustus Graham - Dutch

History   Capt.   George   Augustus   Graham   (1833-1909)   is   the   man   who saved    a    centuries    old    sighthound    breed    from    extinction.    Like    a phoenix, the Irish Wolfhound rose from the ashes. Illustrated  with old prints, paintings and photographs.

Gordon Setter - Alexander, the 4th Duke of Gordon

A   biography   of   the   4th   Duke   of   Gordon   (1743-1827)   from   Scotland. Early history and development of the Gordon Setter. Illustrated    with    old    prints    and    paintings    and    old    and    new photographs

Arranged in alphabetical order

1. Broholmer - Niels Frederik Bernhard Sehested 2. Bull Terrier - James Hinks 3. Cesky Terrier - Frantisek Horak - 4. Dobermann Pinscher - Karl Friedrich Louis Dobermann 5. Dogo Argentino - Antonio & Agustin Nores Martinez 6. Dunkeren - Wilhelm Dunker & Hygenhunden - Mr H.F. Hygen 7. Eurasier - Julius Wipfel 8. German Shepherd Dog - Max von Stephanitz 9. Gordon Setter - Alexander, the 4th Duke of Gordon 10. Griffon Boulet - Emmanuel Boulet 11. Hamilton Hound - Count Adolf Patrik Hamilton 12. Irish Wolfhound - Capt. George Augustus Graham 13. Korthals Griffon - Mr Eduart Karel Korthals 14. Leonberger - Heinrich Essig 15. Poodlepointer - Sigismund Freiherr von Zedlitz 16. Russell Terrier - Parson Jack Russell 17. Schillerstövare - Mr Per Schiller 18. Sealyham Terrier - Captain John Owen Tucker Edwardes 19. Sussex Spaniel - Augustus Elliot Fuller 20. West Highland White Terrier - Col. Edward Donald Malcolm
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Sussex Spaniel - Augustus Elliot Fuller

The   life   and   times   of   Augustus   Elliot   Fuller   (1777-1857),   the   creator of the Sussex Spaniel. Illustrated with old prints, paintings and photographs

Sealyham Terrier - Captain John Owen Tucker-Edwardes

The   life   and   times   of   Tucker   Edwardes   (   1808-1891)   who   created   the Sealyham Terrier in the 19th Century  Ilustrated with old prints, paintings and photographs  

West Highland White Terrier - Col. Edward Donald Malcolm

The   life   and   the   times   of   Col.   Malcolm   (1837-1930)   who   created   the   West Highland White Terrier. Illustrated with paintings and old photographs.

Cesky Terrier - Frantisek Horák

The life and times of Frantisek Horak, the creator of the Cesky Terrier. Illustrated with prints, paintings and old photographs
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