At 01:31 AM 8/25/98 EDT, you wrote:
>Some interesting research on the German herding dogs has been done by the
>author of a book on Border Collies, which may be available soon -- she showed
>me a draft of a chapter being prepared for the revised edition of her book,
>and I think this will fuel much interesting debate when the book comes out.
>She indicated that the "Koolie" term for sheepdog is of long use in Germany,
>and proposes that dogs of German origin contributed to the British collies
>more than is realized (logical enough considering the extent of settlement in
>Northern England and Southern Scotland by the Angles in the long-ago days). I
>didn't have time to read the material in detail, so am looking forward to
>seeing it when it comes out.
>Linda-------Sounds interesting! Do you know what the book will be called?
When is it due to come out? Thanks----------Marna