The Bedlington Terrier in Print 2018-04-16T08:35:08+00:00


Compiled by BTCA past-President Ray Herman

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James, Ed., Terrier Dogs showing the best method of breeding, rearing, feeding, cropping, etc, With a description of the points and properties of the principal Breeds of Dogs. 1873

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Lane, C. H., Dog Shows and Doggy People. 1902

Linzy, Jan, Bedlington terrier champions, 1968-1999, 2000

Linzy, Jan, Bedlington terrier champions, 2000-2005, 2006

Drury, W.D., British Dogs – Their Points, Selection, and Show Preparation-with Illustration of Typical Dogs. 1903

Barton, Frank Townsend., Sporting Dogs – Their Points: And Management: In Health and Disease. 1905

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Maxtee, J., British Terriers: Their Breeding, Management and Training for Show, 1909

Leighton, Robert, Dogs and All about Them., 1910

Matheson, Darley,. Terriers, 1922

Ash, Edward C. , Dogs and How to Know Them., With Notes as to their care and Management and other information, including a standard of excellence and a complete list of books on dogs from 1800 in the British Museum, 1925

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Smith, A. Cruxton, About Our Dogs-The Breeds and their Management. 1931

Craven, Arthur., The Author and Dogs-History and Origins of Man’s best friend. 1931

Hutchinson, Walter., Hutchinson’s Dog Encyclopedia, an invaluable work of international importance on Breeds of every country, contributed by eminent authorities of the day. 1935

Hutchinson, Walter, The Bedlington, in the Dog Encyclopedia, Part 4,  1935

West, Stanley, The Book of Dogs, 1935

Webb, Henry, Dogs, Their points, peculiarities, instincts, & Whims. 1872

Stables, Dr. Gordon, Our Friend the Dog, 1887

Armstrong, James, Wanny Blossoms, 1879

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Compton, Herbert; The Twentieth Century Dog, 1904

Stonehenge (Walsh, J.H.)  The Dog in Health and Disease, 1879

Shields, George. O; (“Coquina”), The American Book of the Dog 1891

Herman, Ray, A History of the Bedlington Terrier, Copy of a letter written by John Stoker to Mr. I. Oliver 1878.  Published in the 75th Anniversary Issue of the Bedlington Terrier Club of America, 2007

Bounden, Ken, The Bedlington Terrier; Dickson Price, 1990

Bounden, Ken; The Bedlington Terrier-2nd Edition, Press Ltd, 2004

Glover, John, The Working Bedlington; Dickson Price, 1990

Phillips, Ian; The Centenary Book of the National Bedlington Terrier Club; The Amadaeus Press, 1997

Carlisle, Esq., T.(Redmarshall),  A List of Leading Bedlington Terriers with a short account of the early history and origin of the breed; 1932

Phillips, Ian; An Eye for the Second Century, The National Bedlington Club; 1998

Lee, Muriel, The Official Book of the Bedlington Terrier, TFH Publications, 2000

Lee, Muriel, Bedlington Terrier, Kennel Club Books, 2006

Young, Elinore W,  Bedlington Terriers, TFH Publications, 1993

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Noble, Eugene A,  Bedlington Terrier Once were known as Gypsy Dogs, American Kennel Gazette, June 1936

Jones, Arthur Frederick, How a Bedlington Started it All, American Kennel Gazette,  June 1927

Cooper, Elizabeth Curran, Warts and All: A Pictorial History of the Bedlington terrier, 1866-1900; 1998

Jones, Arthur Frederick,  Rowanoaks Kennels Brings Fresh Glory to the Bedlington, American Kennel Gazette, February 1941

Cook, Charles, The Dandies Dinmont Terrier,  March, 1885

The Manual of the Bedlington Terrier Club of America, 1939-40, 1950, 1964, 1982, 1999

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Marvin, John T, The Book of all Terriers, 1964

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How, Harry, Mr. Briton Riviere, 1896

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Children’s Books and Personal Interest stories

Freeman, Aaron, Astro Blue, A Member of our family, 1983

Hill, Harry and Jenny, Jasper and Jesse go to Washington, 2005

Hall, Lynn, The Soul of the Silver Dog, 1992

Reno,Esther, A Pup called Cinderella, 1939

Willoughby, Leslie, Sacre Bleu: My life as a Bedlington Terrier

Porter, Harry, Dylan’s Tale, 2011

Crolius, Kendall,. Knitting with dog hair: a sweater from a dog you know and love,. 1997

Bedlington Health Issues


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Ostrander, Elaine, The dog and his Genome, 2007

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Twedt, D.C., Hunsaker, H.A., Allen, K.G. J. of the American Medical Association, 1988

Owen, C.A. Jr., McCall, J.T. Identification of the Bedlington Terrier copper disease, Am J. of Veterinary Research, 1983

Haywood, S. Fuentealba, I.C., Kemp, S.J., Trafford, J. Copper Toxicosis in the Bedlington Terrier; a diagnostic dilemma, The Journal of small animal practice, 2001

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