Alsatian

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a native or inhabitant of Alsace

breed of large shepherd dogs used in police work and as a guide for the blind

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Likewise, her chapter entitled "Alsatian Women and the Great War, 1914-1918" includes such a lengthy discussion of Alsatian politics that one begins to wonder where the women are.
The dogs, large alsatians, were still in the fields and I could see them going towards other sheep.
The name Alsatian stuck as the word 'German' had a negative connotation.
visions and divisions of Alsatian regionalism, 1870-1939.
When the owner came outside, he managed to control the alsatians but contacted paramedics when it was obvious the 21-year-old was badly injured.
West Mercia Police spokesman said: "We are investigating these incidents along with a report that two Alsatians and a Rottweiler were seen loose on March 7.
A spokesman for Pershore Police said: "We are investigating these incidents along with a report that two Alsatians and a Rottweiler were seen loose at Peopleton Rough on March 7.
Canine candidates must be healthy male Alsatians aged 12 to 16 months.
It was a bit like Colditz in the end, lots of coppers and Alsatians tucking into some legs for an early Christmas lunch.
Yet the worst insult you can throw at the Alsatians is to assume that they are Germans.
The Dangerous Dogs Act clearly states that every type of dog is potentially dangerous, not just Alsatians and Dobermans.
It's not only the Corsicans who want to know whether French democracy means more than the rule of the majority: the Basques, the Bretons, the Alsatians and many more could pose the same question.
A JOBLESS funfair worker was savaged to death as he tried to stop his friend's alsatians fighting.
I have for many years held the firm conviction that if someone wishes to own a species of dog which has known aggressive tendencies, such as Rottweilers, pitbull terriers, mastiffs and Alsatians, then the owner should have to take out third-party insurance to make sure that if a victim sues there are funds available to settle any claim.
The 28-inch high European Eagle Owl- which attacked dogs as big as Alsatians - had ruled the roost around Farnborough station in Hants.