by Jean Reeves and Diana Updike
you always hoped to find a definitive, thorough reference book to
address all of the questions you may have about your white shepherd?
Are you hoping to provide a loving home to a new white shepherd but
still have some lingering questions that you hope to have answered
before you take the final steps toward ownership? Or are you just a
fan of the breed and want to learn more? This book may be just what
Distinguished by its stunning white coat and unmatched versatility,
the White Shepherd is a direct descendant of the German Shepherd Dog.
Although traditional German Shepherd devotees have shied away from
solid white dogs, thousands of enthusiasts have embraced the
beautiful, talented White Shepherd and established it as a breed unto
itself. Whether on the farm, in the ring, in the water or in the home,
the White Shepherd is an exemplary companion and competitor for the
From the Back Cover:
This book provides the reader with much-needed factual information
about the breed, its history, including detailed sections on both
noteworthy dogs and kennels, and the breed standard. In addition to
informative chapters on puppy selection, feeding, training, breeding,
showing and competing, the book also presents over 130 color
photographs that prove to be as instructive as they are attractive.
Discussing canine healthcare, respected veterinarian and author Dr.
Lowell Ackerman updates readers on the latest in veterinary care,
including vaccinations, parasite control, infectious diseases and
other topics vital to ongoing canine health. Recommended by breeders
and trainers alike, this volume is the responsible first choice of
every new owner of a White Shepherd.
About the Authors:
Written by accomplished breeders and exhibitors, Jean Reeves and Diana
L. Updike, both of which have been working with White Shepherds for
over twenty years. A special thanks for helping to put this project
together goes out to Jacki Wheeler and Judy Huston.
This book about the White Shepherd is the
first major publication of its kind on this noble canine and a welcome
resource for everyone interested in this extremely talented working
dog and companion.