Dalmatian dog


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Dalmatian dog (Zoöl) a carriage dog, shaped like a pointer, and having black or bluish spots on a white ground; the coach dog.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: According to the folks at Disney - there are 6,469,952 spots painted on dogs in the original 101 Dalmatians.
    • Dalmatian dog the spotted coach-dog, resembling the pointer in shape
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In literature:

His dress was gay and in good order; a fine Dalmatian dog followed him.
"A Word Only A Word, Complete" by Georg Ebers
Dalmatian dog, phantasm of, 83.
"Byways of Ghost-Land" by Elliott O'Donnell
Colonel Smith places the Dalmatian dog with the hounds on the ground of similarity of general structure.
"Natural History in Anecdote" by Various

In news:

Starting this year, deaf Dalmatians may be certified as therapy dogs, the American Kennel Club has ruled.
A wire-haired Dachshund, Pekingese, Dalmatian and German Shepherd defeated thousands of other competitors to advance to the final round of the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
Loki is a Dalmatian and is Club Dog Member #217724.
While some Dalmatians were used for hunting, the breed's primary purpose was as a coach dog.
Dalmatians are spotted dogs without large patches.
That's when his Dalmatian dog stepped up.
Loki is a Dalmatian and is Club Dog Member #217724.
A Dalmatian and a Dachshund are group winners at the Westminster dog show 2012, but they are among dozens of breeds that have never won 'Best in Show'.
Orphaned Spotted Lamb Adopted by Dalmatian Dog.
Grooms his liver- spotted Dalmatian Sienna before showing her during the Columbia Missouri Kennel Club AKC All Breed Dog Show Saturday at the Boone County Fairgrounds.
The owner of a Dalmatian described her dog as hyperactive when they arrived for behavior consulting.