The longdog is eitherr a pure-bred greyhound, whippet, deerhound, saluki, wolfhound, afghan,or borzoi, or a cross between any of these breeds. These able and beautiful dogs have become increasingly popular both for working and showing. This excellent book provides the reader with all the information needed to choose the right dog for his individual requirements. The abilities and temperaments of the different breeds are explored by an author with a lifetimes's experience of owning and working longdogs.
The working longdog is full of practical advice on buying, keeping, training, breeding and working the various breeds and crosses. As well as being an extremely useful book, it is also highly entertaining and amusing ancedotes are used to illustrate the author's points.