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Airedale Terrier Origins

Airedale Terriers originated in Airedale, a location in Yorkshire, England. The breed is also known as the King of Terriers because it is the largest of the terrier breeds. Because the breed was originally bred for hunting otters around the valleys of the River Aire that runs though Airedale, it has also been known as the Waterside Terrier. Read the rest of this entry »

Heavily illustrated, and packed with detail, this reference describes every canine breed recognized by the American Kennel Club (AKC) including even recently recognized breeds, such as the Norwegian Buhund, the Pyrenean Shepherd, and the Swedish Vallhund. Read the rest of this entry »