This Special Rare Breed edition devoted to the Lowchen is the only book of its kind about the delightful 'Little Lion Dog: German in name and French in origin, the Lowchen is a quickwitted, confident, charming 'clown' with a happy temperament that endears him to all. Though small in size, he is truly leonine in heart and appearance! The distinct lion trim in, which his coat is kept, with full mane and fringed tail, distinguishes him from his Bichon family relatives and make him an impressive sight in the show ring. Effectively 'saved from extinction' following the Second World War, and only known in the UK and America since the latter part of the 20th century, the Lowchen has a following of ardent admirers who are dedicated to the breed's preservation.
Written by experienced breeder, judge and dog-book author Juliette Cunliffe. Lowchen provides insightful chapters on breed history. characteristics of the breed and the breed standard, as well as puppy selection, training, health tare and showing. This book combines the expertise of breed specialists, veterinary surgeons, trainers and behaviourists with a team of experienced book designers, photographers and illustrators to create a resourceful and accurate guide for all Lowchen owners. Illustrated with over 135 colour photographs, the book proves to be as attractive as it is informative. Innovations of modern science have enabled the publisher to present never-before-seen scanning electron micrograph images produced exclusively for this limited-edition series.
Author : Juliette Cunliffe
Hardcover : 155 pages