Books & Magazines

All books listed must be obtained either through the publisher or a book dealer.
Some out of print books may be found at your local library or used book store.


Purchase any of these titles by clicking on the links and a percentage of the sale
will be donated to the Poodle Club of America, Inc.

Your Poodle, Standard, Minature and Toy by Frank T. Sabella, Middleburg, Va., Denlinger's, 1969, ISBN: 0877140235.

The Complete Poodle by Del Dahl, New York, N.Y. : Howell Book House, 1994, ISBN: 087605257X.

Dogsteps, Illustrated Gait at a Glance by Rachel Page Elliott, New York, N.Y. : Howell Book House,1973, ISBN: 0876055196.

The New Poodle by Mackey J. Irick, Jr., New York, N.Y. : Howell Book House, 6th ed., 1986, ISBN: 0876052561.

The Complete Poodle Clipping and Grooming Book by Shirlee Kalstone, New York, N.Y. : Howell Book House, 2nd ed., 1981, ISBN: 0876052677.

The Inheritance of Coat Color in Dogs by Clarence C. Little, New York, N.Y. : Howell Book House, 1967, ©1957, ISBN: 0876056214.

The Dog in Action: A Study of Anatomy and Locomotion As Applying to All Breeds by McDowell Lyon, New York : Howell Book House,1974, ©1950, ISBN: 0876054688.

Meisen Poodle Manual by Hilda Meisenzahl, Fairfax, Va. : Denlinger's, 1974, ISBN: 0877140162.

The New Art of Breeding Better Dogs by Kayle Onstott, New York, N.Y. : Howell Book House, 2d ed., 1962, ISBN: 0876054009.

The New Knowledge of Dog Behavior by Clarence Pfaffenberger, New York, N.Y. : Howell, 1963, ISBN: 1929242042.

Poodle Owners Medical Manual by Robert M.Brown, DVM, Jackson, WI : Breed Manual Publications, 1987, ISBN: 0938681028.

Clipping and Grooming Your Poodle by Pearl Stone, New York, Arco Pub. Co., 4th ed., 1969, ISBN: 0668012919.

Titles are linked to Or, try Powell's Books and BookFinder4U for out of print books.


Read online at the AKC website by clicking the links above. Print copies may be available through any dog show superintendent.

Read these pamphlets online by clicking on the links above. Previously only available in print from PCA.


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Poodle CD

The Poodle Breed Study CD by Sherluck Multimedia includes the AKC standard of the Poodle, anatomy, structure, history and more. Sherluck will donate $5 to PCA for each CD sold. Order online or call Sherluck at (253) 631-1442.