Spider Dog

More a dog than a pony story, but included here for completeness: Dixter is the “Spider Dog”, a spaniel, so called because of the spidery markings on his head.

Publishing history
Country Life, London, 1936, 167 pp,  illus Barbara Turner
Country Life Junior Library, London, 1936 (and also marked as first edition)

Dixter is the “Spider Dog”, a spaniel, so called because of the spidery markings on his head. He is rescued from a watery grave, and is then bought by Deb and Richard. He is a dog with plenty of character, and gives them lots of adventures until he turns into a spaniel hero.

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Primrose Cumming