March 2017

Monthly Archives

  • Smooth Collie

    The breed is the result of crossing the long-haired collie (black and white) with the greyhound. Description Like the long-haired collie, the smooth collie (dogs and bitches) should be 22 to 26 inches (56-66 cm.) high and weigh between 50 and 76 pounds (23-34 kg.). Eyes: oblique, almond-shaped. Ears: pointed and curved forward. Tail: carried […] More

  • Australian Terrier

    This breed was developed in Australia in the early years of last century by crossings among the Yorkshire, Skye, Norwich, and cairn terriers. It was officially recognized in 1933 Description: Average height: 10 inches (25 cm) Weight: 10 to 11 pounds (4.5 – 5 kg.). The Australian terrier is a short-legged, active, vivacious dog It has a […] More

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    Dog Training Tips Every Owner Should Remember

    Whether your dog is a spunky new puppy or a senior dog is no matter when it comes to training. Every interaction with your canine companion is a learning experience. Remember that your dog doesn’t always understand you and vice versa and that is okay. Also, remember that most behaviors are natural for dogs but […] More

  • Tibetan Spaniel

    The breed originated in Tibet. It is supposed that in the veins runs the blood of the Pekingese, the pug, and the Japanese spaniel Description It is a medium sized dog, weighing 9 to 15 pounds (4.1-6.8 kg.) and 10 inches high (51 cm). It has a strong muzzle, a dome-shaped skull, and chestnut eyes. […] More

  • Plott Hound

    The German ancestors of the Plott hound were able  wild-boar hunters. Brought to the United States in 1750 by Jonathan Plott, the breed has been carefully developed to be stronger and more tenacious. Description This is a heavy muscular dog with large ears and a long tail. Height: dogs, 22 – to 25 inches ( […] More

  • German Hunting Terrier

    This breed was developed during the last century by crossings among various english den or lair hunting dogs. Description Its height must be under 16 inches (40 cm;). Weight between 20 and 22 pounds (9-10 kg.) for dogs; 17 to 19 pounds (7.5 – 8.5 kg.) for bitches. It has a powerful muzzle with pronounced […] More

  • Bearded Collie

    At the time of the Roman invasions, the bearded collie was already popular in Scotland. By 1500 it was celebrated by shepherd and nobility and in the songs of poets. It is in all likelihood related to the bobtail. Description The bearded collie is robust without being massive – looking. Height: from 21 to 22 […] More

  • Karst Sheepdog - kraški ovčar

    Karst Sheepdog – kraški ovčar

    Origin Like the majority of sheepdogs, the Karst came originally from the Orient. Description It is a robust dog of medium size. Height: from 22 to 24 inches (55-60 cm.)   Weight: dogs 66 to 88 pounds (30 – 4 0 kg.); bitches, 10% less. head:  large, with very well developed teeth, almond-shaped eyes (chestnut […] More

  • Which Makes Better Dog Houses – Wooden Or Plastic?

    Your pet deserves the best things in life, but that doesn’t mean they can get up on the furniture, or go rooting through the trash, or chew on your shoes. Yes, sometimes that dog just needs to go outside. But that doesn’t mean it has to be a kind of punishment. Dog houses, wooden and […] More

  • Small English Terrier

    Black – and – tan Toy Terrier (small English Terrier)

    This breed was obtained in the 1800’s through breeding of the Manchester terrier Description Height: from 10 to 12 inches (25 – 30 cm). Weight: from 6 to 8 pounds (2.7  – 3.6 kg.). It has along, narrow, conical head with a flat skull, just the slightest stop, a black nose, and tight lips. Eyes: […] More

  • 8 Ways to Stop Submissive Urination in Dogs

    If your dog urinates when he gets excited you can easily stop submissive urination in dogs once you understand the root cause of the problem. It is always a good idea to initially consult with your veterinarian to rule out any medical causes for submissive urination. Once ruled out, you can look to behavioral roots […] More

  • Shar-Pei

    The ancestry of the Shar-Pei is uncertain. It may be a descendant of the chow chow; however, the only clear link between these two breeds is their purple tongue More

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    Things you should know about shepherd mix dogs

    One of the first things you should know about Shepherd mix dogs themselves are that they originally came from three different regions of Germany. Cross breading among these three dogs occurred in the 1800s among long-haired, short-haired, and wire-haired Shepherd dogs. Today Shepherd dogs are crossbred with many other types of dogs. One of the […] More

  • Trigg hound

    Trigg Hound

    Origin This is a breed developed in Kentucky by Colonel Hayden Trigg using the Walker hound and Irish hounds. Description The Trigg is a beautiful hound, thin and with noble lines, robust and fast. Height: dogs, 23 to 24 inches (58-61 cm); bitches, 20 – to 22 inches (51056 cm). Weight: dogs, 45 to 55 pounds (20 […] More