The Lurcher

by Frank Walker

Publisher: Dell Publishing Company

Written in English
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 356
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Number of Pages224
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Open LibraryOL9307978M
ISBN 100440151198
ISBN 109780440151197

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A lurcher is a sighthound (e.g greyhound, whippet etc.) crossed with a pastoral dog (e.g collie) or a terrier. Lurchers make wonderful pets! Doctor Barkman Speaks: The Lurcher - Another Point of View Barkman's favorite Lurcher The Lurcher is a hybrid that has two purebred parents of different breeds (like a Labradood. Lurchers See more. You searched for: lurcher gifts! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started! What is a Lurcher? By definition: [lurch·er] Hunting dog: A long-limbed crossbred dog that has predominant greyhound features, especially one used by poachers for catching clubhipicbanyoles.comrs are ancient dogs and are documented in medieval manuscripts such as the Book of Kells.. Hound images continued to be an important motif well into Christian times, and in Scotland Greyhounds are depicted . Apr 07,  · Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone.

This is a book for the hunter, the person interested in what the lurcher does, and covers many aspects of this hunting breed for the first time, all lavishly illustrated. No previous book has covered comparable hunting dogs so fully; no other book on lurchers evaluates so deeply the value of the breeds contributing to this hybrid hound.5/5(4). Lovely copy of great book. Clean, unfoxed, no inscriptions. DJ unclipped, having a tiny amount of rubbing to right-hand corners. Detailed explanations of how to look after and train lurcher pups and how to breed them, with hints on the best crosses (each variety of which being originally intended for . A lurcher is classed as any dog that comprises of the crossing of a sighthound with any other breed of dog that is not a sighthound, often a terrier type or a dog from a working herding breed, although any variant is theoretically possible!. While a lurcher is not classed as a purebred dog, and their breeding and appearance can vary considerably, the lurcher is one of the oldest and most. The lurcher: A novel by Frank Walker and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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In the Tim Willocks novel Doglands, the main character Furgal is a lurcher, the son of a greyhound and a mixed-breed. The Des Dillon novel My Epileptic Lurcher is loosely based on the author's life and his lurcher Bailey, who suffers from epilepsy.

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Manny Riley is a recovering alcoholic and struggling scriptwrit /5. A Lurcher is not a specific dog breed; it is a type of dog. By definition, a Lurcher is a Sighthound cross, most often part Greyhound. Lurchers that are the result of a cross of two Sighthounds (such as, the popular cross of a Greyhound and Deerhound) are a subgroup of Lurchers called Longdogs.

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Aug 31,  · THE LURCHER IN HISTORY book of kells. c Columban monks on Iona witness the crossing of Brigit, the monastic pet greyhound, and a scruffy terrier who belongs to the man next door.

To their surprise, the offspring are five loyal, extremely fast pups who are completely mad, eating illuminated manuscripts, peeing on the choir stalls and rushing.

A Lurcher, rather than being an actual breed of dog, is a specific category of mixed breed dog, the combination between any breed of sighthound and any other breed of dog, although the shepherding breeds, hunting dogs, and terrier breeds are the most common crosses.

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The Lurcher is not easily defined and there are nearly countless possibilities of what constitutes one. One parent is a sight-hound (usually a Greyhound), and while the other parent can be any type of dog, they are usually pastoral working dogs (like Collies) or makes for a swift, athletic hunting and racing dog that is also an excellent companion for individuals and.

Ellie White is a beautiful, bossy, bouncy and extremely clever Lurcher who takes over most of the bed, knows her rights and talks better English than any other dog around. The Dog With The Wind In Her Hair is the first in a series of books about dogs.

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For those who would share their lives with the graceful, intelligent lurcher, there has, until now, been little information on how to cope with that mysterious sighthound temperament in a domestic environment. As a result of many training enquiries received over the years4/5(1).

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In this new, exclusive personalised search and find book, your Lurcher has gone walkies. Can you spot them in every scene along with their new famous friends. For over breeds, only available at /5(K). Doglands () is a children's fantasy novel written by Tim was published by the Random House imprint Random House Books for Young Readers.

It is written in the first-person point of view of the main character, a lurcher named Furgul. The story begins with Furgul being born in a racing greyhound breeder's home, believed to be full greyhound because he is so Tim Willocks.

Define lurcher. lurcher synonyms, lurcher pronunciation, lurcher translation, English dictionary definition of lurcher. Chiefly British A crossbred dog formerly used chiefly by hunters and poachers. Archaic A sneak thief.

n 1. a crossbred hunting dog, usually a. Lurcher Temperament and Personality. The Lurcher’s temperament is typically like that of the sighthound — calm and affectionate but not demonstrative, with a strong desire to run — boosted by the gameness or intensity of the terrier or herding breed that is in its heritage.

Favored by poachers, a lurcher is a crossbred dog trained to hunt. In this likable import, Juttle is a suddenly abandoned lurcher, the lone companion of an aged, uncommunicative caravan gypsy who dies, leaving the dog to fend for himself.

Unlike the usual canine coper, Juttle, a greyhound-collie cross, is neither endearingly adorable nor an uncommonly quick study: unaccustomed to people, he's.

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