THE "LOVE" OF TOLLERS
~ Douglas Wayne Coldwell ~ A Review by Gail MacMillan
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A “heartwarming story” of the
trials and triumphs of raising, hunting and showing “Nova Scotia's Official Dog" for thirty two years.
A Toller pioneer in the Conformation and
Obedience show rings, Douglas Wayne Coldwell is a recent winner of the
Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever National Specialty Show with 1999
BISS Ch.Littleriver’s Delhaven
Dancer. This is the first time the Cyril Colwell Memorial Cup has
been won by an Atlantic Canadian.
Rather than rest on his laurels, Doug went on in 2000 to win the Top Toller Award for Conformation with Ch Littleriver's Argus.
“This book is much more than a training manual, a how-to book on the
breeding, care and training of Nova Scotia Duck Tolling
Retrievers. It is one man’s autobiography, the story of his dogs,
his family and his life, told through the medium of his years as a
breeder of the Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever. His blatant
honesty and at times, outright soul searching makes this a remarkable
~ Gail MacMillan,
Author of, A Breed Apart,
and co-author of, The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever.
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E-book edition, visit the following web site; http://toller1.com/ebookedition.html