She loved to put up lunches for him when he went hunting, to mend his ball-gloves and sew buttons on his shooting-coat, baked the kind of nut-cake he liked, and fed his setter
dog when he was away on trips with his father.
The balance all went for actual votes, and on a day of Democratic landslides they elected "Scotty" Doyle, the ex-tenpin setter
, by nearly a thousand plurality--and beginning at five o'clock in the afternoon, and ending at three the next morning, Jurgis treated himself to a most unholy and horrible "jag.
My sporting dogs consist of two pointers, two harriers and two setters
We will enter very softly and stand still in the open doorway, without awaking the glossy- brown setter
who is stretched across the hearth, with her two puppies beside her; or the pug, who is dozing, with his black muzzle aloft, like a sleepy president.
The present case compelled them to dispense with hunting-dogs, and, no matter what Joe's agility might be, he could not be expected to have the scent of a setter
or a greyhound.
In sixty dogs, forming six packs, divided as follows: the first, for the stag; the second, for the wolf; the third, for the wild boar; the fourth, for the hare; and the two others, for setters
The well-groomed chestnut horse and two beautiful setters
could leave no doubt that the rider was Sir James Chettam.
One white man, having seen his dog, a setter
, torn to pieces before his eyes, drew a revolver.
At one time they would beat a field like a setter
dog, and drop down in an instant on a mouse unaware of them.
I'm getting a lovely Gordon setter
for a Christmas present for Gilbert.
Some highly competent authorities are convinced that the setter
is directly derived from the spaniel, and has probably been slowly altered from it.
The eyes did not notice me, but sparkled with glee on beholding Sancho, my beautiful black and white setter
, that was coursing about the field with its muzzle to the ground.