Published June 1972
by Patrica Givens Johnson .
Written in English
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Wylie, Jill, , Call of the Marsh: Life with a Basenji, Books of Rhodesia, pages. Again available! Basenji lovers the world over will appreciate the re-issue of Jill Wylie’s book, “Call: Life with a Basenji”, relating dog-rescue and wildlife rehabilitation adventures in eastern Zimbabwe. This photo was supplied by Steve Gonto who obtained it from Forrest Bryant Johnson, author of "Basenji, Dog from the Past." BC Mr. Birch in "The Transactions of the Society of Biblical Archaeology" () describes the Khufu dogs shown in the Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops), IV Dynasty as "Spitz-like dogs, the muzzle is short and pointed. Basenji Dog from the Past Paperback – June 1, by Forrest Bryant Johnson (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other /5(4). The Basenji is a small, short haired hunting dog from Africa. It is short backed and lightly built, appearing high on the leg compared to its ament: Independent, Smart, Poised.
Finally, you can avoid some negative traits by training your Basenji to respect you and by following the step care program in my book, 11 Things You Must Do Right To Keep Your Dog Healthy and Happy. More traits and characteristics of the Basenji. If I was considering a Basenji, I . The name “Basenji,” meaning “bush thing,” was chosen. The early imports attracted much attention, and soon after dogs were brought to America. The breed’s popularity as a pet grew modestly but steadily. In the s, a surge of popularity occurred as a result of a book and movie featuring a Basenji. Forrest Bryant Johnson has a picture of the Basenji shown in his book Basenji, Dog From The Past in ancient cave drawings. The Basenji didn't fall . The Basenji is mischievous and energetic with a mind of his own. You had better be smarter or at least sneakier than he is if you want to stay one step ahead of him. Always on the alert, he is an excellent watchdog. And while he might be known as the African Barkless Dog, the Basenji is by no means silent.
An aloof, very affectionate dog, the basenji can be fiercely protective of their families. They get along with other dogs but can be argumentative sometimes. Basenjis are renowned for their keen eyesight and excellent sense of smell. Basenjis are one of the smallest hounds, ranging in height from 16 to 17 inches and in weight from 22 to About this Item: Exposition~Banner Book; Exposition Press, New York * * * * *, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Susie NELSON, Ph.D., Illustrated by. (illustrator). Book: Very Good/, $ the BARKLESS DOG: a HANDBOOK for the BASENJI OWNER + Several Newspaper Articles On This Subject And A Post Card And A Signed Letter From Thomas A. Bodden . Too many people buy a Basenji expecting it to act like a storybook dog only to discover the book the Basenji had in mind was a thriller. As a director and coordinator for Basenji Rescue and Transport, which placed more than Basenjis in , Harshberger daily sees the results of people getting Basenjis for the wrong reasons. - My husband and I have had basenjis as pets for more than 43 years - and we still love them!. See more ideas about Basenji dogs, Dogs and Pets pins.