- Global Canine Communication, The World's First Public Website Launched 1998




Curl up with a good book (or tablet) and explore everything about dogs, from fact to fiction, by famous dog owners, dog show judges and veterinarians.




Collected Poems


This 8x11 book (over 200 pgs) belongs on every dog fancier’s bookshelf.  One of the NetPlaces Network's most valuable writers, Fred Lanting is an AKC, UKC, and International All Breed Conformation Judge whose opinion is also eagerly sought on Performance and Obedience including Schutzhund, Sieger Shows and Landesgruppen events.


As a breeder, Lanting is known world-wide as Mr. German Shepherd. A prolific author, he's been published on subjects ranging from Canine Hip Dysplasia, Orthopedic Disorders, Anatomy, and Training Techniques. 


For a personally autographed copy, our readers can contact Mr. Lanting directly at - Your $20 check or money includes shipping


About The Author:  Fred Lanting has worn many hats, having been at various times in his long creative and busy life an organic chemist, college instructor, technical sales executive, consultant, dog show handler and judge, poet, novelist, newspaper and magazine columnist, and even a semi-professional quartet singer.  His other published works include science and technical books. EST 1998 ©  1605


Questions? Call 256-498-3319 (CST) or email

Upon request Mr. Lanting will personally autograph or dedicate your copy.

(Inquire about postage rates if shipping overseas)


Fred Lanting

3565 Parches Cove Rd.

Union Grove, AL 35175-8422


Personally reviewed by Barbara J. Andrews, Journalist, AKC Master Breeder, click for more great dog books by Fred Lanting



Courtesy NetPlaces Network, World's First Online Purebred Dog Information


Become A Charter Member of TheDogPlaceBecome a Charter Member, Join US Now!


Your $20 Membership supports the world's first dog-site (1998).  Documented, cited, global information for all dog owners is powered by the NetPlaces Network and the internet's first

International Science & Advisory Board.



Advertising ~ Mission ~ Privacy ~ ii NetPlacesNetwork


Disclaimer ~ ii Health Disclaimer



World’s 1st public web-site from Animal Health to Vaccines.

World's 1st online dog-news, covers AKC records, politics, people and shows.

World's 1st site by and for dog show judges educates everyone on quality purebreds.