editorial July 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015 by

Welcome to the new issue ... super articles ... covering an interesting range of topics ... I hope you enjoy the artist interviews...

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2001 GUERNSEY postage stamp DO...

Sunday, June 28, 2015 by

GUERNSEY postage stamp issue name: DOGS issue year: 2001 number in issue: 6 approx size wide x high (mm): 26 x 34 availability: good...

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Dog Board Games

Sunday, June 28, 2015 by

I was nearly guilty of putting together a board game, spent a longtime working out a way to have lovely tokens (designed and...

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Whippets, Weimaraners, and all...

Friday, June 26, 2015 by

Our second interview this issue is an old friend, Justine Osborne, who was part of the book Great Dogs Amazing Artists: Canine Art...

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Ginger Snaps: Little Bites of ...

Thursday, June 25, 2015 by

First I would like to share a helpful hint with you. I found out one of my favorite sources had new designs in her dog breed items....

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Collecting old Dog Pin Cushion...

Thursday, June 25, 2015 by

Pin cushions are usually small and easy to find, so it is possible to build up an interesting and representative collection fairly...

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Collector’s Attic: A Walk on t...

Thursday, June 25, 2015 by

When I was admiring the adorable wolf cub pictured on the calendar from the Sisters of St. Francis the other day, it occurred to me...

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What is that!

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 by

Many many years ago (even before I was born, so that IS old! smile), guns were not loaded as easily as they are today. One needed...

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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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A Tale of Two Dogs by Charles ...

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 by

Continuing this series about literary dogs and the ways in which artists have depicted them, we now arrive at two creations of...

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Rivets

Monday, June 22, 2015 by

Wow! Should have saved my books, look at these prices! I loved Rivets comic strip when I was a kid. I don't think I had any of the...

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Boy, what an advert!

Monday, June 22, 2015 by

I came across this Budweiser advert just after releasing the last issue, watch it, I bet it tugs a few heart strings! Budweiser's...

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Is it a fake?

Monday, June 22, 2015 by

Readers: have a look at this great resource http://www.realorrepro.com/article/Royal-Dux: It starts ... Royal Dux: Dating 150 Years...

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Pottery Dogs of America

Monday, June 22, 2015 by

Here's another excellent resource for readers: Identify Vintage and Collectible American Pottery Dogs the title really says it all,...

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Do what you love and I love do...

Monday, June 22, 2015 by

We are so, so blessed to share our lives with dogs, and so, so lucky to have fabulous artists who can capture some of this...

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0000 ROYAL FLUSH cigar band

Saturday, June 20, 2015 by

ROYAL FLUSH cigar band issue name: blue issue year: 0 number in issue: 10 approx size wide x high (mm): 90 x 43 availability:...

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1949 SANITARIUM trade card FAV...

Saturday, June 20, 2015 by

SANITARIUM trade card issue name: FAVOURITE DOGS issue year: 1949 number in issue: 32 approx size wide x high (mm): 63 x 39...

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1902 WALKER HARRISON & GA...

Saturday, June 20, 2015 by

WALKER HARRISON & GARTHWAITE trade card issue name: DOGS issue year: 1902 number in issue: 15 approx size wide x high (mm): 139 x...

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1981 PORTUGAL postage stamp CA...

Saturday, June 20, 2015 by

PORTUGAL postage stamp issue name: CAES DE RACA PORTUGUESA issue year: 1981 number in issue: 6 approx size wide x high (mm): 40 x 29...

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New Books to Look Out for issu...

Saturday, June 20, 2015 by

Another favourite hobby of mine is watching for new, and hopefully exciting, books about dogs. I have now sent half an hour trying to...

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Doggerel A Diverse Collection ...

Thursday, June 18, 2015 by

dogberry : 1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) (sometimes capital) a foolish, meddling, and usually old official [after...

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review: Soviet Space Dogs by O...

Friday, February 20, 2015 by

A neatly sized beautifully bound hardback book, this tome covers Russia's space dog programmes. Of particular interest to readers of...

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Auction Watch issue 60 & ...

Saturday, January 18, 2014 by

Welcome back to Auction Watch. Some truly delightful finds to share with you this time, to see the images properly and some...

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Dog-Net issue 60 and more rece...

Saturday, January 18, 2014 by

The Amazing Internet World, discover great resources and online shops … I have opted to use an online service for this section, it is...

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