Mimi MatthewsMimi Matthews

Animals – Dogs


The Dog on the Train: A Victorian Fox Terrier at King's Cross Station

In 1879, a small fox terrier was known to regularly ride the train home alone after dropping his owner off at college in London....

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Canine Haute Couture: The Paris Salon of the Celebrated Monsieur Vivier

Ladies of the 1890s who desired to dress their dogs in the latest styles visited the Paris salon of fashionable canine tailor Monsieur Vivier....

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The Dogs’ Toilet Club: Bond Street Luxury for Victorian Canines

The Dogs’ Toilet Club offered many services for pampered Victorian pets, including grooming, pet sitting, veterinary care, and dentistry. ...

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Canines and Crinolines: Victorian Dogs Captured by Fashion

Dogs could sometimes become trapped beneath the cages of Victorian crinolines....

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Tommie, the Beloved Scotch Terrier of 19th Century Author Wilkie Collins

Tommie featured prominently in many letters that Collins wrote to his friends....

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The Dogs of Alexandra of Denmark: A Tour of the Kennels at Sandringham

The menagerie of canines the Princess of Wales accumulated was a diverse collection which rivalled even that of her royal mother-in-law....

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Mimi’s books are also available at Penguin Random House, IndieBound and Powell’s, and at Amazon in the UK, Australia, and Canada.

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