Where have I seen that Cocker ...

Monday, November 30, 2015 by

Some Cocker Spaniel images that appeared first in advertising in U.S. magazines were later repeated on cards and calendar prints. ...

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book review Iris: The Architec...

Thursday, September 17, 2015 by

FBS Publishing Ltd., Norfolk, U.K., 2014. This 32-page children’s book is written and illustrated by Debra Lampert-Rudman.  It...

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book review The Golden Age of ...

Thursday, September 17, 2015 by

The Golden Age of Dog Shows: Morris & Essex Kennel Club 1927-1957 by Debra Lampert-Rudman, Foreword by William Secord, published...

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Cocker Pinback Buttons and Spo...

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 by

With information provided on the following items, I am including four pictures (Click on them to see larger formats if required). ...

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Tips for authors

Sunday, March 15, 2015 by

The photos for my article Dog Medals are from our large-size scanner which works better for flat objects than my low-grade digital...

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Dog Medals

Sunday, March 15, 2015 by

Dog medals were featured in an article by John T. Marvin in the American Kennel Club Gazette (February 1977).  Marvin pointed out...

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review: Dogs Best Friend: Will...

Monday, December 15, 2014 by

Lisa Begin-Kruysman has written the first definitive book on Will Judy.  In “Dogs Best Friend: Will Judy Founder of National Dog Week...

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Dog Food Labels

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 by

I collect labels with Cocker Spaniels illustrated on them from dog food cans, boxes, or bags. I am grateful to friends for giving me...

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Dogs in Advertising: Keith War...

Sunday, June 22, 2014 by

Keith Ward (1906-2000) is one of my favorite illustrators of advertising that often included dog art.  He illustrated a series of ads...

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Dogs in Advertising: Series fo...

Friday, March 21, 2014 by

Shown here is a series of ten advertisements for Friskies dog food from the 1960s. Each ad features a photo of a dog wearing a...

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Dogs in Advertising: Series fo...

Saturday, January 18, 2014 by

Dogs have long been popular subjects for advertising.  Some of the best known are “Nipper” the RCA Victor Smooth Fox Terrier, the...

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