If you are interested in learning more about the Norfolk Terrier I cannot recommend “The Norfolk Terrier” by Joan R. Read enough. It is hard to find out accurate information about Norfolks because the breed is so rare.
Joan’s book is a well constructed encyclopaedia, covering everything from the breed’s origins and evolution to its conformation; traits; health; grooming, and much more. The book is full of wonderful photographs and pencil drawings of early Norfolks and describes their history in detail. This is the part of the book that I found most interesting and it certainly educated me about Norfolks and the characteristics of the breed. Continue reading