Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library
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ofthose who fancy unusual breeds, yet dogs that are somewhatlarger than the Toy varieties—there being a marked differ-ence in size between him and his little brother from theEast. Japan has given her quota to the pet dog world withthe pretty, dignified little Japanese Spaniel, alert, sprightly,picturesque. To those who have never yet enjoyed the pleasure ofkeeping a dog but who contemplatebuying one, the writer strongly ad-vises the purchase of a house dog.One gets a better acquaintance withthe dog and his habits through hav-ing one that is constantly around.The fancier-to-be will find inside ofsix months that there are many littlethings to be learned before one isthoroughly initiated into the art ofbecoming a true fancier. Havingsettled upon a house dog the nextthing is to determine the breed toselect. If this is not an easy task, avisit to a dog show or to any ex-tensive sales of kennels will enableone after a few hours study of theThe Pomeranian modern varieties to come to a con-
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January, 1913 AMERICAN HOMES AND GARDENS 27
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