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THIS WEBSITE IS AVAILABLE, FREE, FOR SOME AVID READER &/OR WRITER OF BOOKS ABOUT DOGS.

For more information convince me that you’re serious and the best person in the world to take on and continue the blog that posts news and reviews about dogs and dog books. Contact me at don [dot] editor [at] gmail.com. … Continue reading

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Return of the Literary Dogs

Faithful readers, I’ve been away (in Bhutan for awhile) and and since then extremely busy writing a new book… So, alas, and to my everlasting embarrassment, the site registration ran out. I have now renewed the site, and will be … Continue reading

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Kristi Sherling’s Passing

The Tibetan Mastiff Community around the world lost a great protector with the passing of KRISTINA ‘Kristi’ SHERLING in Oregon on August 31st after a battle against cancer. Kristina had such a passion for all animals but especially fought hard … Continue reading

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Four Dog’s Sake (Mae December Mystery), by Lia Farrell

A review reposted from http://www.PortlandBookReview.com, 7 March 2016, by Don Messerschmidt Publisher: Camel Press Formats: Paperback, eBook, Kindle Purchase: Powell’s | Amazon | IndieBound | Barnes & Noble | iBooks “‘This damn case,’ Wayne said aloud and hit his steering … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW

From the Mouths of Dogs: What Our Pets Teach Us about Life, Death, and Being Human by B.J. Hollars Reviewed by Don Messerschmidt at http://portlandbookreview.com, February 4, 2016 This book is for animal lovers, particularly dog lovers. It is best described as a … Continue reading

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The Big Bankhar Livestock Guardian Dogs of Mongolia

The Himalayan Times (Kathmandu), December 20, 2015 ASSOCIATED PRESS Mongolian dog tradition revived to protect sheep, leopards TUV AIMAG: Through three decades of marriage, they have wandered together across the rolling hills of Mongolia’s northern Tuv Province, accompanied by their … Continue reading

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Now THIS is another kind of Livestock Guardian Dog!

BBC Magazine The dogs that protect little penguins Jon Donnison Sydney correspondent 14 December 2015 From the section Magazine   Image copyright Global screen When foxes discovered little penguins on a small Australian island, they nearly wiped the colony out. … Continue reading

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