"The Collie in America"
By Gayle Kaye

UPDATE May 29, 2017:

Sorry......I do not have any copies of this book for sale and I have no idea where to find any. Occasionally copies show up on eBay or ABE books! I am thinking of doing a reprint as I get a lot of requests!

Book Dealer Bob Williams has no books left. His phone # is 860.868.3326

Dog Writer's Association of America .....2009 DWAA Writing Competition: Not only did the book win a highly coveted "Maxwell Medallion", but it received the prestigious "President's Award" for best book! It was chosen from all the winners of the individual categories by the DWAA President, Dr. Carmen Battaglia!

Best in Show over all the submissions...WOW! What an honor!
From the
DWAA website:

Special Award Winners noted as red text

Pro Plan President's Award / Best of the Maxwell's
(This "Best In Show" is chosen from all the winners of the individual categories.)
Gayle Kaye - "The Collie in America," Self - Published

To date, this is the most concise and detailed book ever written on Collie development, history & evolution!

Includes Chapters on Collie Origins, British Development, Breed Pillars, Early American Development, Foundation Kennels, Important American kennels throughout the 20th Century, History of the Blue Merle, White Collies and the Smooth Collie, The Collie Standard over the years, Collie Clubs, Collie Icons (Terhune, Lassie, War Dogs), National Specialty Winners, Westminster winners, Listings of Register of Merit, Collie Books and magazines, Pedigrees, and much, much more! Click here to see the Table of Contents

A LIMITED EDITION printing of 500, this book is an 8½ X 11 (coffee table size) hardbound with a color dust jacket! Approximately 480 pages loaded with lots of history and Black & White photos (many of them never seen before).

Written by noted award winning writer, respected breed authority and historian, this book has the makings of a classic! So far response has been overwhelming, so don’t miss out!


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