Item description for The Working Lurcher: The Traditional Skills by Jackie Drakeford...
Traditional methods of working with lurchers
Fascinating details of lurchers at work, seeking out, finding, and tackling quarry
The Working Lurcher begins with the basic standards required in a lurcher about to start work and describes the different quarry species and traditional methods of bringing each to hand, as well as the types of lurcher best suited to each task. The author describes her own hunting experiences in detail to give a full picture of the animal at work. The Working Lurcher is a celebration of the traditional skills before the introduction of the hunting ban in the United Kingdom.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.21" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.87" Weight: 1.32 lbs.
Release Date Nov 30, 2006
Publisher Swan Hill Press
ISBN 1904057802 ISBN13 9781904057802
Availability 0 units.
More About Jackie Drakeford
Jackie Drakeford is a widely-respected author of dog-care titles, and she writes for a number of countryside publications. She is a Kennel Club Accredited Instructor and Behaviourist and and is also a founding member of GEM Ferret Care Group. She lives in Sussex, England.