All the images and written material on are fully copyrighted by Linda J Shaw. This copyright extends to all work by Linda J Shaw that appears on other sites and in other publications. This copyright is international. All forms of reproduction are strictly prohibited without the express written permission of the author and artist, Linda J Shaw.

This means you may not take or use any images or written material from this site, or from sites or books or other publications that have my permission to use my work. If you would like to use my work on your site, please contact me first. I am generally happy to lend out work, especially to clubs and non-profits, but you must include a credit to me, Linda J Shaw, and a link to on the same page as the images.

Under all circumstances complete ownership of all images remains with Linda J Shaw. You are welcome to link to any page of this site without contacting me first. Sites or individuals who use my work without my permission are notified by email, and those who ignore the direction to credit or remove my work from their site will be listed here, as sites in breach of international copyright law. I would be very careful about doing business or entering into any kind of contract with anyone running such a site.

It seems my Breed Types and Related Breeds page has been taken by quite a few sites, many in foreign languages. I can understand this, as linking to an English language page is of little use to a club whose members don’t speak English. However, clubs who wish to use and translate this page must contact me first, and must include credit and a link to Only my page has the most up to date information.