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:
Table of Contents:
  • 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.