Image from page 210 of “Dogs of all nations. In prose and rhyme” (1903)

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Identifier: dogsofallnations00mill
Title: Dogs of all nations. In prose and rhyme
Year: 1903 (1900s)
Authors: Miller, Conrad Jenness, 1842-
Subjects: Dogs Dogs
Publisher: New York, J.S. Ogilvie Publishing Company
Contributing Library: The Library of Congress
Digitizing Sponsor: The Library of Congress

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LXXXIX. GALA PETER. This is a collie dog, and bright as he appears.He has lots of nerve and not a bit of fear.When hes not asleep, he is very wide awake.Always true and faithful and fond of chocolate cake. IN PROSE AND RHYME. 209

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xc. SNAIL SHOT, Snail Shot would glide along the ground on his hodyso slow, that one could hardly see him move. He would,when near enough^ spring upon a rabbit or bird or chickenand put his paws on them, not hurting them. Holdingthem with one paw, he would pat or stroke their heads andneck with the other, and in a little while, he would showwhatever he caught, that no harm would come to them.They would seem perfectly delighted and become attachedto Snail Shot, and whenever he appeared after-wards, they would run up to him and jump onhis back and make a great deal over him. Some-times you could see a chicken, a red and blackbird, rabbit, squirrel, all on his back at the same time. Hewould sometimes for amusement try to shake them off, and 210 DOGS OF ALL NATIONS when one would drop off it would jump on again.The only way he could get rid of them, would be to rollon the ground, and they understood that when he began toroll they must jump and fly off. Snail Shot would neverget angry, but

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