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Avast, me hearties

old sea dog steers boat

Yes, I know I should be facing in the other direction but don’t you think that steering blind adds a tremendous feeling of danger? I love a thrill. Many antique and vintage dog photographs come up for sale here.

November 16th, 2010 | Posted in Dog Of The Day,Dog Photos | Read More »

Taxidermy – Not Just A Stuffed Dog

taxidermy-lge-feat

DURING A SHORT trip around Ireland where we stayed in small private hotels I soon became accustomed to dining-room décor which included Victorian glass domed cases filled with birds and small rodents preserved and arranged by a taxidermist. Partway through the Irish trip, my approach to the bar in a cramped provincial pub was halted [...]

November 15th, 2010 | Posted in Dog Crafts,Dog Figurines,Featured Dogs | Read More »

Best in Dog Show Memorabilia

Dog Show memorabilia

DOG SHOW MEMORABILIA has a small but growing group of collectors and currently pieces can be bought for very reasonable prices. Items range from show programs and other ephemera to ribbons, rosettes, medals, photographs, trophies, bowls and plates. Everything from paper to silver can be found representing any recognised breed. Pieces date from the late [...]

November 12th, 2010 | Posted in Featured Dogs,Show Memorabilia | Read More »

All Singing, All Dancing Border Collie

Border Collie

They plucked me straight from the farm. One day I was chasing sheep and sleeping in a draughty kennel and next thing I know I’m a celebrity on the stage. Adoring fans, daft glasses, bowler hat and cane. Do they think I’m Fred Astaire? And if they do, where’s my Ginger? Many antique and vintage [...]

November 1st, 2010 | Posted in Dog Of The Day,Dog Photos | Read More »

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