A matter of breeding : a biting history of pedigree dogs and how the quest for status has harmed man's best friend /

Main Author: Brandow, Michael, 1959-
Format: Book
Published: Boston : Beacon Press, [2015]
Physical Description: xii, 275 pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
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245 1 2 |a A matter of breeding :  |b a biting history of pedigree dogs and how the quest for status has harmed man's best friend /  |c Michael Brandow. 
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505 0 |a The English vice -- Perfectionists gone wild -- Royal precedents and ruff drafts -- Eugenics, you, and Fido too -- A frickin' menagerie -- The Midas touch -- Aristocracy for sale -- Some hunting dogs -- Coming home -- Frankenstein's lab. 
650 0 |a Dogs  |x Breeding. 
650 0 |a Dogs  |v Pedigrees. 
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