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Disqualifications, coloured markings of any kind and uneven teeth, i.e., teeth either “undershot ” or “overshot.” A dog 12lb. to 14lb. is better than one weighing 18lb., hence the points allowed for size. As a matter of fact, I do not ever remember seeing a really so-called pure English white terrier up to 20lb., the maximum allowed by the club. Perhaps it may be wise in making such an extreme limit in order to stop any decadence which may be perceptible in the variety, generally through breeding from small and more or less puny parents.
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tie same variety of dog tha', when he was a boy, on about the stable v ords, destroyed voi no and was made into a household poo. The vigoi fox terrier was a black and tan to rior, at any late - n - - - many teriors used for the purpose of driving foxes on their holes were black and tan in colour, and Iron them i ust have sprung the “black and tân o' as he is seen to-day rossed probably with so the lighter built dog, maybe with a small greyhound With his rich red-tan markings, his de p black colour, penci'lo toes, and thumb marks on the test, to gant shape, sprightly appearance, and general or ness, he is no doubt a dog that might have had a popular future in store, out the fates deco ed o herwise, and fashion suggested that he would look